Electrochemistry Definition

Chemistry Glossary Definition of Electrochemistry

Electrochemistry Definition: ​

Electrochemistry is the scientific study of the chemical species and reactions that take place at the interface between an electron conductor and an ion conductor (electrolyte) in which an electron transfer occurs between the electrode and the electrolyte in solution.

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Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. "Electrochemistry Definition." ThoughtCo, Feb. 7, 2017, thoughtco.com/definition-of-electrochemistry-604440. Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. (2017, February 7). Electrochemistry Definition. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/definition-of-electrochemistry-604440 Helmenstine, Anne Marie, Ph.D. "Electrochemistry Definition." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/definition-of-electrochemistry-604440 (accessed May 21, 2018).