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Redox

Principles and Advanced Applications

Redox reactions are central to the major element cycling, many cell cycles, many chemisorption and physisorption processes, trace element mobility from rocks and sediments toward wells, aquifers, trace element toxicity toward life forms, and most remediation schemes including water treatments; over the last three decades, the field has attracted a lot of scientists, and a great deal of researches has been done in redox chemistry. This book provides a very broad overview of the state of the art of understanding redox processes, which starts with giving a concise introduction that describes the origin, historical background, and the development of the redox definitions. The book is organized into two sections that include ten chapters and introduces, in Section 1, generalized electron balance theory and its applications in electrolytic redox systems, redox-active molecules and its applications in device memory, fundamentals and applications of flow batteries and their integration into antidirect current, and donor acceptor titrations of displacement and electronic transference. Section 2 introduces redox in biological processes, including roles of reactive oxygen species in respiration, metabolism, and regulations, and redox in physiological processes as redox-sensitive TRP channels TRPA1 and TRPM2. All chapters are written by different authors (with the exception of Chapter 1 [Introduction]). This clearly reflects the broad range of topics that have been covered by experts in the field.

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RedoxPrinciples and Advanced ApplicationsEdited by Mohammed Awad Ali Khalid

Published: September 6th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/66005

ISBN: 978-953-51-3394-0

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3393-3

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1. Introductory Chapter: Historical and Newest Perspectives

By Mohammed Awad Ali Khalid

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2. Generalized Electron Balance (GEB) as the Law of Nature in Electrolytic Redox Systems

By Anna Maria Michałowska-Kaczmarczyk, Aneta Spórna-Kucab and Tadeusz Michałowski

261

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3. Redox-Active Molecules for Novel Nonvolatile Memory Applications

By Hao Zhu and Qiliang Li

309

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4. A New Control Strategy to Integrate Flow Batteries into AC Micro-Grids with High Wind Power Penetration

By Leonardo Javier Ontiveros, Gastón Orlando Suvire and Pedro Enrique Mercado

274

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5. Redox Flow Batteries: Fundamentals and Applications

By Ruiyong Chen, Sangwon Kim and Zhenjun Chang

650

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6. On the Titration Curves and Titration Errors in Donor Acceptor Titrations of Displacement and Electronic Transference Reactions

By Julia Martín, Laura Ortega Estévez and Agustín G. Asuero

318

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7. Redox Reactions in the Physiopathology of the Liver

By Isabel Méndez, Francisco Vázquez‐Cuevas, Rolando Hernández‐ Muñoz, Héctor Valente‐Godínez, Olivia Vázquez‐Martínez and Mauricio Díaz‐Muñoz

303

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8. Redox Modulation of Adipogenesis

By Xin Wang

286

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9. Redox-Sensitive TRP Channels: TRPA1 and TRPM2

By Makiko Kashio and Makoto Tominaga

325

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10. Redox Reactions in Groundwater with Health Implications

By Gunnar Jacks

322

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