Nanotechnology in Electrocatalysis for Energy

  • Alessandro Lavacchi
  • Hamish Miller
  • Francesco Vizza

Part of the Nanostructure Science and Technology book series (NST, volume 170)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Fundamentals

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Alessandro Lavacchi, Hamish Miller, Francesco Vizza
      Pages 3-23
    3. Alessandro Lavacchi, Hamish Miller, Francesco Vizza
      Pages 25-61
    4. Alessandro Lavacchi, Hamish Miller, Francesco Vizza
      Pages 63-89
    5. Alessandro Lavacchi, Hamish Miller, Francesco Vizza
      Pages 91-112
  3. Support Materials

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Alessandro Lavacchi, Hamish Miller, Francesco Vizza
      Pages 115-144
    3. Alessandro Lavacchi, Hamish Miller, Francesco Vizza
      Pages 145-187
  4. Active Materials

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 189-189
    2. Alessandro Lavacchi, Hamish Miller, Francesco Vizza
      Pages 191-217
    3. Alessandro Lavacchi, Hamish Miller, Francesco Vizza
      Pages 219-250
    4. Alessandro Lavacchi, Hamish Miller, Francesco Vizza
      Pages 251-272
    5. Alessandro Lavacchi, Hamish Miller, Francesco Vizza
      Pages 273-315
    6. Alessandro Lavacchi, Hamish Miller, Francesco Vizza
      Pages 317-322
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 323-331

About this book

Introduction

This book focuses on nanotechnology in electrocatalysis for energy applications. In particular, the book covers nanostructured electrocatalysts for low temperature fuel cells, low temperature electrolyzers and electrochemical valorization. The function of this book is to provide an introduction to basic principles of electrocatalysis, together with a review of the main classes of materials and electrode architectures. This book will illustrate the basic ideas behind material design and provide an introductory sketch of current research focuses. The easy-to-follow three part book focuses on major formulas, concepts and philosophies. This book is ideal for professionals and researchers interested in the field of electrochemistry, renewable energy and electrocatalysis.

Keywords

Carbon Nanomaterials Catalyst Support Electrocatalysis Electrochemistry for Energy Macrocycles Metal Nanoparticles Organometallic Complexes Renewable Energy

Authors and affiliations

  • Alessandro Lavacchi
    • 1
  • Hamish Miller
    • 2
  • Francesco Vizza
    • 3
  1. 1.ICCOM-CNRSesto FiorentinoItaly
  2. 2.ICCOM-CNRSesto Fiorentino (FI)Italy
  3. 3.ICCOM-CNRSesto FiorentinoItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4899-8059-5
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Energy
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4899-8058-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4899-8059-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1571-5744
  • Series Online ISSN 2197-7976
  • About this book