acid electrolyte

acid electrolyte

[′as·əd ə′lek·trə‚līt]
(inorganic chemistry)
A compound, such as sulfuric acid, that dissociates into ions when dissolved, forming an acidic solution that conducts an electric current.
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The lead-acid battery consisting of lead, lead oxide, and a sulfuric acid electrolyte was invented in 1859 by French physicist Gaston Plante and is the oldest type of rechargeable battery.
Some of the most promising results with propane from the 1960s were obtained with a phosphoric acid electrolyte, Grubb and Michalske [13], and with a hydrofluoric acid electrolyte, Cairns [14].
KHR coating was formed at 120 volts in the 4% phosphoric acid electrolyte and temperature of 297,15 K (Figure 1(a)) [6].
8 shows porosities in the cross section layer at low and room temperature, the effect of cold sulfuric acid electrolyte enhances the pores formation.
An increase in temperature resulted to an increase in the growth rate of aluminium oxide film formed in phosphoric acid electrolyte. At temperature 20[degrees]C to 25[degrees]C, the mass of oxide film increased.
The reaction of lead and lead oxide with the sulfuric acid electrolyte produces a voltage in a lead acid battery.
Kinetics of oxygen evolution in acid electrolyte shows that overpotential for it is altered by the incorporation of metal ions in lead dioxide anodes.
Energy is stored chemically in different ionic forms of vanadium within a dilute sulfuric acid electrolyte. The electrolyte is pumped from separate plastic storage tanks into flow cells across a proton exchange membrane where one form of electrolyte is electrochemically oxidized and the other is electrochemically reduced.
In EJD, a negatively charged stream of acid electrolyte is impinged on the workpiece to form a hole (Fig.1).
The sulfuric acid electrolyte can be reused as a pre-wash for galvanising steel, or is neutralised by gypsum to form calcium sulfate, which is then deposited in landfill.
The acid electrolyte is soaked into fiberglass mats between the plates.