TITLE

Daniell cell

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography;2005, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Biography
DOC. TYPE
Other
ABSTRACT
Primary cell that uses a cathode of zinc, immersed in sulfuric acid contained in a porous pot that itself stands in a container of copper sulfate, in which the copper anode stands. An electromotive force of about 1.1 volts is produced by this cell.
ACCESSION #
19931254

 

Related Articles

  • dry cell.  // Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography;2005, p1 

    Source of electromotive force which does not contain a liquid. Usually taken to imply the Leclanché type of metal and paste cell.

  • Note: Rapid offset reduction of impedance bridges taking into account instrumental damping and phase shifting. van der Wel, C. M.; Kortschot, R. J.; Bakelaar, I. A.; Erné, B. H.; Kuipers, B. W. M. // Review of Scientific Instruments;Mar2013, Vol. 84 Issue 3, p036109 

    The sensitivity of an imperfectly balanced impedance bridge is limited by the remaining offset voltage. Here, we present a procedure for offset reduction in impedance measurements using a lock-in amplifier, by applying a complex compensating voltage external to the bridge. This procedure takes...

  • What is energy?  // Monkeyshines on America;Nov99 Alternative Energy Sources, p2 

    Discusses facts about energy. Definition of terms; Unit of measurement.

  • How do we use energy?  // Monkeyshines on America;Nov99 Alternative Energy Sources, p3 

    Discusses various ways of using energy. Living and non-livign things that use energy; Conservation of energy.

  • History of Energy.  // Monkeyshines on America;Nov99 Alternative Energy Sources, p8 

    Discusses the history of energy. Discovery of fire; Tools to harness the energy of animals; Use of pulleys and levers; Sources fo alternative energy.

  • What Is Force? Dalton, Cindy Devine; Sikora, Teresa; Sikora, Ed // Force & Motion;2001, p8 

    The article describes force. The more mass an object has, the more force it takes to move it. The faster an object moves, the more force required to stop it.

  • Significance of small voltage in impedance spectroscopy measurements on electrolytic cells. Barbero, G.; Alexe-Ionescu, A. L.; Lelidis, I. // Journal of Applied Physics;12/1/2005, Vol. 98 Issue 11, p113703 

    We investigate, theoretically, for what amplitude of the applied voltage to an electrolytic cell the concept of impedance is meaningful. The analysis is performed by means of a continuum model, by assuming the electrodes perfectly blocking. We show that, in the low-frequency range, the...

  • A critical thickness condition for a strained compliant substrate/epitaxial film system. Freund, L. B.; Nix, W. D. // Applied Physics Letters;7/8/1996, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p173 

    The physical system under study is a single crystal film grown epitaxially on a substrate of comparable thickness which is constrained to remain flat. In general, the layers are strained due to a mismatch in lattice parameter between the film and substrate materials. The free energy change of...

  • Optical Vidicon Based on a Layered Semiconductor Structure: Image Reading and Storage. Kozlov, G.G.; Dolgikh, Yu K.; Efimov, Yu P.; Eliseev, S.A.; Ovsyankin, V.V.; Petrov, V.V. // Technical Physics;Jun2004, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p728 

    A simple device for image scanning and storage based on a semiconductor structure is proposed. The scanning and storage involve laser-beam reading. A video signal is represented by the photoelectromotive force generated by the structure. Simple experiments demonstrating that the structure...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics