This second revised edition gives a general theoretical introduction to electrochemical power sources. It provides an up-to-date account of batteries which is accessible to anyone with a basic knowledge of chemistry and physics. Aimed at intermediate/senior undergraduates and postgraduates in chemistry, physics and engineering.
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Written for the non-specialist, Modern Batteries requires only elementary knowledge of chemistry and physics, and is suitable for students and professionals alike as a learning tool and shelf reference. New material covers important developments in rechargeable cells as well as cells used to power vehicles. Environmental factors, such as the elimination of cadmium and mercury from many cells and waste disposal and recycling are also discussed. Contributors include: Kathryn Bullock, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Mesquite, Texas, and Jim Sudworth, Beta Research & Development, Derby, UK. Material was reviewed by Professor Karl Kordesh, Technical University Gratz, Germany.About the Author:
Professor, Universit degli Studi di Roma, Rome, Italy
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Book Description Edward Arnold, 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0713134690