galvanic cell


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galvanic cell

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Noun1.galvanic cell - an electric cell that generates an electromotive force by an irreversible conversion of chemical to electrical energygalvanic cell - an electric cell that generates an electromotive force by an irreversible conversion of chemical to electrical energy; cannot be recharged
anode - the negatively charged terminal of a voltaic cell or storage battery that supplies current
cathode - the positively charged terminal of a voltaic cell or storage battery that supplies current
electric cell, cell - a device that delivers an electric current as the result of a chemical reaction
Leclanche cell - voltaic cell that produces approximately 1.5 volts
mercury cell - a primary cell consisting of a zinc anode and a cathode of mercury oxide and an electrolyte of potassium hydroxide
standard cell - a primary cell used as a standard of electromotive force
galvanic battery, voltaic battery - battery consisting of a number of voltaic cells arranged in series or parallel
wet cell - a primary voltaic cell having a liquid electrolyte
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The process used in electroplating is called electrodepositing; the process is analogous to a galvanic cell acting in reverse.
Mohammad Abu Al Jdou', Intel Program Manager at the Ministry of Education, explained that the students also excelled in the chemistry and biochemistry category, like Abdallah Bani Issa from Al Koura Entrepreneurship Center who won second place for his project which uses small scale Mg/Cu galvanic cell as a battery.
Most galvanic cell technology relies on zinc dust as the sacrificial additive.
The two metals and the lasagna act as a galvanic cell, and some of the aluminum may migrate out of the foil and plate out on (he surface of the lasagna.
Abstract: The paper presents the results achieved on the correlation of the quantities of substances separated at the two electrodes of a galvanic cell with the current efficiency, intensity and times, taking into account the initial composition of the electrodeposition bath of the Ni-Fe alloy at different technological parameters.
In addition, "partial replacements using copper piping can result in the creation of a galvanic cell," states the UK report.
The difference comes from the elimination of constant maintenance and replacement parts for Galvanic cell or Clark cell units.