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Of or relating to a substance that changes color or transparency when subjected to charged electrodes, as in the liquid crystal display of many calculators.

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Chudnovskii, "Electrochromism in vanadium pentoxide films," Technical Physics Letters, vol.
Rosseinsky, Electrochromism fundamentals and applications, VCH Publishers, Inc., NewYork, NY, USA, 1995.
Keywords: Substituted bipyridine, Stoichiometry, Bipyridine complexes, Tridentate ligand, Electrochromism, Cyclic voltammetry
Marone, "Time-resolved electrochromism associated with the formation of quinone anions in the Rhodobacter sphaeroides R26 reaction center," Biochemistry, vol.
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Electrochromism is the phenomenon displayed by some materials of reversibly changing color when a charge is applied.
while Ti[O.sub.2] shows cathodic electrochromism upon Li+ and electron insertion into the films with the following reaction [26]:
Hybrid nanocomposite materials based on conducting organic polymers are of interest in a wide range of applications in many fields, such as electrochromism, electroluminescence, sensors and energy storage systems (for review see for example (Lira-Cantu and Gomez-Romero, 2009)).
"Stress and electrochromism induced by Li insertion in crystalline and amorphous V2O5 thin film electrodes".
Electrochromism is a reversible and visible change in the transmittance and/or reflectance of a material by electrochemical oxidation or reduction.