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Physical Electrochemistry Techniques

The Applications and Technical Notes below cover, broadly, "electrochemistry" from what a potentiostat is to advanced physical electrochemistry techniques.  Click on a link below to download the PDF version of the Application or Technical Note.

 

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DSSC: Dye Sensitized Solar Cells

Posted by gamry on February 26, 2015

This application note is part of a series concerning dye solar cells. This series discusses basic principles of dye solar cells, their setup, and underlying electrochemical mechanisms.

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Spectroelectrochemistry – Part 2: Experiments and Data evaluation

Posted by gamry on August 2, 2013

This application note discusses the spectroscopic experiments in Gamry’s Framework and explains their setup parameters.

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Spectroelectrochemistry – Part 1: Getting started

Posted by gamry on August 2, 2013

This application note discusses the basics of light spectroscopy and explains important terms and parameters. It describes the setup for spectroelectrochemical experiments and shows Gamry’s spectroscopic equipment.

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Measuring Surface Related Currents using Digital Staircase Voltammetry

Posted by gamry on July 26, 2013

Cyclic Voltammetry (CV) is inarguably the most popular electrochemical technique. It owes its well-deserved reputation to its ability to deduce reaction mechanisms with relatively low-cost equipment and quick experimentation.

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Monitoring Layer-by-Layer Assembly of Polyelectrolyte Films using a Quartz Crystal Microbalance

Posted by gamry on July 26, 2013

Layer-by-Layer (LbL) assembly is a technique where alternating layers of positively and negatively charged layers are assembled in sandwich-like fashion.

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Basics of a Quartz Crystal Microbalance

Posted by gamry on July 26, 2013

An introduction to the quartz crystal microbalance (QCM) which is an instrument that allows a user to monitor small mass changes on an electrode.

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