School of Chemistry | Faculty of Science | The University of Sydney
Periodic Table (PDF) | Useful Data | Useful Formulas

CHEM1901 - Resources for Week 13


Topics and Learning Outcomes

  • Electrolytic Cells
    •  define electrolysis, electrorefining and overpotential
    •  calculate the yield of a chemical product from current and electrolysis time
    •  predict which products are thermodynamically favoured to form in an aqueous electrolysis reaction, and relate this to the chlor-alkali process
    •  explain how aluminium is won from its ore
    •  describe the process of corrosion of iron, factors that affect corrosion, and various methods of corrosion prevention, including cathodic protection and anodic inhibition

Textbook and eBook References

  • Electrolytic Cells - Section 12.6
the eBook reference is free and is taken from high quality sources.

Lecture Notes, Tutorial Worksheets & Answers and Suggested Exam Questions

You need to login to eLearning to access lecture notes.

ChemCAL and iChem Resources

Electrolytic Cells

Contributed Links and Resources

You can contribute resources to this site and rank the existing resources: log in to eLearning and follow the link to 'Contribute' under 'Course Resources'.

Electrolytic Cells -  
  Electrochemical Cells (short video tutorial)  
 
Tags: Galvanic | voltaic | electrolytic  |  Contributed by Adam Bridgeman
 


Contact Us | Privacy | ©2021 School of Chemistry | last modified Friday, 21 February, 2014 :: top of the page ::