Electrochemical Energy Systems and Environmental Protection

Course Information
TitleΗΛΕΚΤΡΟΧΗΜΙΚΑ ΣΥΣΤΗΜΑΤΑ ΕΝΕΡΓΕΙΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΠΡΟΣΤΑΣΙΑΣ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝΤΟΣ / Electrochemical Energy Systems and Environmental Protection
CodeΚ201
FacultySciences
SchoolChemistry
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40002688

Programme of Study: PPS-Tmīma CΗīmeías (2016-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
THEŌRĪTIKĪ CΗĪMEIA KAI CΗĪMIKĪ EKPAIDEUSĪOptional Courses745
CΗĪMIKĪ ANALYSĪ-PERIVALLON-ĪLEKTROCΗĪMEIAElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)745
CΗĪMIKĪ SYNTHESĪ-VIOCΗĪMEIA KAI VIOEFARMOGESOptional Courses745
CΗĪMIKĪ TECΗNOLOGIA KAI VIOMĪCΗANIKĪ CΗĪMEIAOptional Courses745

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600124113
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
Course Content (Syllabus)
1. Introductory review of electrochemical applications: General introduction to Electrochemistry and its applications. Thermodynamic equilibrium of electrode reaction and Nernst equation. Electrochemical kinetics, Butler-Volmer equation, Tafel diagrams, electrocatalysis. Mass transfer phenomena. Stable and pseudo-steady state conditions. Types of electrodes and reactors, examples of cells. Process performance parameters. Distribution of potential and current in an electrochemical cell 2. Electrochemical production and energy storage: Batteries Fuel cells Photovoltaic cells 3. Electrochemical treatment of environmental pollutants: General principles of electrochemical treatment of environmental pollutants. Electrochemical removal of toxic and heavy metals Electrochemical oxidation of pollutants Photocatalytic oxidation of pollutants
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures1255
Total1255
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Ι.Α.Μουμτζής και Δ.Π.Σαζού, “Ηλεκτροχημεία”, Eκδόσεις Ζήτη, Θεσσαλονίκη, 1997. 2. Γ.Κοκκινίδης, “Αρχές και μέθοδοι μελέτης ηλεκτροδιακών δράσεων”, Eκδόσεις Γιαχούδη-Γιαπούλη Ο.Ε., Θεσσαλονίκη, 1992.
Additional bibliography for study
1. Bockris, J. O'M. (John O'M.), 1923-, Reddy, Amulya K. N.Modern electrochemistry : an introduction to an interdisciplinaryarea / New York : Plenum Press, [1970] 2. D. Pletcher , “A First Course in Electrode Processes”, The Electrochemical Consultancy, Romsey, England, 1991. 2. D. Pletcher and F.C.Walsh, “Industrial Electrochemistry”, 2nd Edition, Blackie Academic & Professional, 1993. (Βιβλιοθήκη Χημικού, TP255.P57) 3. Walsh, Frank C., “A first course in electrochemical engineering”, The Electrochemical Consultancy, 1993. (Βιβλιοθήκη Χημικού, QD273.W35)
Last Update
13-07-2020