Electrochemical Methods for Characterizing Materials in Solution

Code: CEM 179

Credits: 05

Elective subject


  • Introduction
  • Fundamentals of electrochemistry in solution
  • Solution electrochemistry and electrode-solution interface
  • Electrochemistry of semiconductors in solution
  • Electrochemical techniques: voltammetry (cyclic and linear), chronoamperometry/potentiometry
  • Electrochemical synthesis and electrodeposition
  • Equipment: potentiostat/galvanostat


  1. A.J. Bard e L.R. Faulkner. “Electrochemical Methods”. John Wiley and Sons, 1980.
  2. J.O.'M. Bockvis e A.K.N. Reddy. “Modern Electrochemistry”, Vol.I. Plenum Press, 1978.
  3. Holler, Skoog & Crouch. “Principles of Instrumental Analysis”, Cengage Learning, 2007.
  4. A. M. O. Brett e C. M. A. Brett. “Electroquímica: Princípios, Métodos e Aplicações”, Almedina, 2000.