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Techniques for the study and development of microbial fuel cells: An electrochemical perspective

Zhao, F, Slade, RCT and Varcoe, JR (2009) Techniques for the study and development of microbial fuel cells: An electrochemical perspective Chemical Society Reviews, 38 (7). 1926 - 1939. ISSN 0306-0012

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Abstract

Microbial fuel cells (MFCs) represent a clean and renewable energy resource. To date, power generation in MFCs is severely limited. In order to improve performance, a wide range of techniques have been utilised for a fundamental scientific understanding of the components and processes and also to investigate MFC performance bottlenecks. In this tutorial review, we discuss the electrochemical/electroanalytical techniques employed in recent MFC studies and discusses the principles, experimental implementation, data processing requirements, capabilities, and weaknesses of these techniques.

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Chemistry
Authors :
AuthorsEmail
Zhao, FUNSPECIFIED
Slade, RCTUNSPECIFIED
Varcoe, JRUNSPECIFIED
Date : 2009
Identification Number : 10.1039/B819866G
Additional Information : Copyright 2009 Royal Society of Chemistry
Depositing User : Mr Adam Field
Date Deposited : 13 Jun 2012 13:42
Last Modified : 09 Jun 2014 13:44
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/375316

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