Electrochemical Engineering (CH 366)

Programme: 

B.Tech (CH)

Semester: 

Eighth

Category: 

Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)

Content: 

Introduction. Galvanic and electrolytic cell. Thermodynamics, electrochemical potential and Nernst equation. Double layer - structure of electrified interface, ionic cloud theory and adsorption. Electrodics - Butler Volmer equation and transport phenomena. Applications- corrosion, fuel cells and biosensors. Impedance spectroscopy. Reaction mechanism and equivalent circuits.

References: 

Bockris J.O.M. and Reddy A.K.N, Modern Electrochemistry, Vol.1,Vol2A and Vol 2B, Springer. Bard A.J. and Faulkner L.R, Electrochemical Methods Fundamentals and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, 2001. Newman. J and Thomas-Alyea K.E., Electrochemical Systems, John Wiley & Sons, 2004.

Department: 

Chemical Engineering
 

Contact us

Hari Mahalingam, Associate Professor and Head
Department of Chemical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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