66306 - Electroanalysis and Corrosion

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  • Teacher Clinio Locatelli

  • Credits 4

  • SSD CHIM/01

  • Language Italian

Academic Year 2018/2019

Learning outcomes

After completing the course, the student has the theoretical basis of analytical techniques based on the principles of electrochemistry and fundamental knowledge on corrosion. The student knows how to choose the most suitable electroanalytical technique for solving various real problems.

Course contents

Potentiometric methods of analysis: direct potentiometry and potentiometric titrations.
Voltammetric methods of analysis with the use of Hg electrodes and solid electrodes.
Basics of corrosion: thermodynamic and kinetic aspects.
Morphology of corrosion


Skoog-West -Holler, Fondamenti di chimica analitica, Ed: Edises (Napoli)

Teaching materials provided by the teacher

Teaching methods

During the lesson, the theoretical principles are discussed, together with the instrumentation and the methods employed.

Assessment methods

Oral examination

Teaching tools

Frontal lessons

Office hours

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