Recent Trends in Chemistry

Efficient electrochemical energy conversion and storage.

What are the fundamentals of electrochemical energy storage? How do batteries and fuel cells work? What are the future directions of electrochemical research?

You'll find answers to these questions in the third module of the course.

 

Classes

Mondays, 8:30 - 10:00,

Room: R101

23.06.

The fundamentals of fuel cells

Nernst equation

Are nanocomposites the answer?

29.06.

Electrocatalysis

Butler-Volmer equation

The path beyond platinum!

06.07.

Impedance spectroscopy

What are the rate limiting processes?

13.07.

Li ion batteries?

How do next generation batteries look like?

Course summary.

 

Exam

22.07.2017

9am - 10:30am in HS014