electrocapillarity

electrocapillarity

[i‚lek·trō‚kap·ə′lar·əd·ē]
(physics)
A change in the surface tension of a liquid caused by an electric field at the surface.
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This textbook covers the field of physical electrochemistry by introducing the reader to its central topics, including electrode kinetics and reactions, electrocapillarity, electrosorption, electrocatalysis, as well as the most important electrochemical methods.