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electrochemistry

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The science of the interaction or interconversion of electric and chemical phenomena.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the science of the chemistry associated with the flow of electricity, especially at the surface of an electrode

Etymologies

electro- +‎ chemistry (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • I felt I should be an expert in electrochemistry, stochastic processes, linear systems theory, and many more subjects.

    Roderick MacKinnon - Autobiography

  • Nernst's early studies in electrochemistry were inspired by

    Walther Nernst - Biography

  • Davy pioneered electrochemistry, but is best known for inventing the Davy safety lamp for miners.

    Science

  • Prenatal life and the responsiveness of care in the first year are looking increasingly critical in establishing the baseline levels of a child's normal electrochemistry and its subsequent reactivity to stress.

    Family under the microscope

  • Faraday was an English chemist and physicist (or natural philosopher, in the terminology of the time) who contributed to the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry.

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • Michael Faraday overcame such drawbacks as an unfamiliarity with calculus to ask questions that led him to a revolutionary understanding of electromagnetism and electrochemistry.

    In praise of … autodidacts | Editorial

  • Joliot obtained his Doctor of Science degree in 1930, having prepared a thesis on the electrochemistry of radio-elements, and became lecturer in the Paris Faculty of Science in 1935.

    Joliot, Frédéric

  • Like Davy he became an accomplished experimenter in the field of electrochemistry, but Berzelius's mind was much more systematic than Davy's: he was given to running programs of hundreds of experiments and then deriving organized generalizations from them.

    Berzelius, Jöns Jakob

  • Its an amazing team that beings together knowledge of electrochemistry, catalysts, membranes, and balance of plants to work on a battery called a "flow battery".

    Have Solar Panel. Need Batteries.

  • The APS also recommends a thorough review of the technological potential for a range of battery chemistries and a significant increase in R&D in basic electrochemistry.

    Eric D. Isaacs: Why America Needs a 21st Century Power Grid

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