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Electrochemistry and Electric Grid > Grid Storage

Novel Electrolyte Energy Storage Systems

Start Date: August 2011

Investigators

Allen Bard, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Texas at Austin; Thomas Zawodzinski, Jr., Alexander Papandrew, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Annual Reports

Publications

  • Arroyo-Currás, N.; Hall, J., Dick, J. E.; Jones, R. A.; Bard, A. J. An Alkaline Redox Flow Battery Based on the Coordination Chemistry of Fe and Co with Amino-Alcohol Ligands, in preparation.
  • “Chang, J. & Bard, A. J. Detection of the Sn(III) Intermediate and the Mechanism of the Sn(IV)/Sn(II) Electroreduction Reaction in Bromide Media by Cyclic Voltammetry and Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy J. Am. Chem. Soc., 136, 311−320 (2014).”
  • “Chang, J., Bennett, B. & Bard, A. J. Detection of an Unstable Intermediate and the Mechanism of Br-/Br3- Electro-oxidation on a Platinum Electrode in Nitrobenzene by Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy, in preparation.”
  • “Chang, J. and A. J. Bard. “”Detection of Sn(III) intermediates in Sn(IV)/Sn(II) Redox reaction on Gold electrode through Fast Scan Cyclic Voltammetry and Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy. I. Sn(IV)/Sn(II) Reduction via Sn(III) and II. Sn(II)/Sn(IV) Oxidation via Sn(III).”" In preparation.”
  • Chang, J. and A. J. Bard. “In-situ Electrochemical Quantification of Pb UPD on Polycrystalline Au by Surface Interrogation mode in Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy (SECM).” In preparation, 2013.
  • Chang, J., B. Bennett, and A. J. Bard. “Br-/Br3- Oxidation in Nitrobenzene: Evidence of Bromine anion radical, Br2-# through Fast Scan Cyclic Voltammetry (FSCV) and Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy (SECM).” In preparation, 2013.

Presentations

  • Bennett, B. Redox Flow Batteries: How Cutting-Edge Chemistry Will Transform the Electric Grid, UT Energy Institute Student Research Showcase, April 24, 2014, Austin, TX.
  • Bennett, B., Chang, J. & Bard, A. J. Redox Active Liquids for High Energy Density Flow Batteries: The Bromine/Nitrobenzene Flow Battery, 2014 CEC Annual Workshop on Electrochemistry, Poster Session, February 8, 2014, Austin, TX.
  • Bennett, B. Electrochemical Study of the Bromide/Bromine Reaction in Nitrobenzene, 5th Annual Center for Electrochemistry Workshop, Poster Session, February 9, 2013, Austin, TX.
  • Chang, J. Detection of Intermediate Sn(III) in Sn(II)/Sn(IV) Oxidation on Gold electrode Through Fast Scan Cyclic Voltammetry (FSCV) and Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy (SECM), 5th Annual Center for Electrochemistry Workshop, Poster Session, February 9, 2013, Austin, TX.

Updated July 2015