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work max

Posted: Mon Feb 24, 2020 10:44 am
by Abigail Menchaca_1H
What is the maximum work that is done in a system?

Re: work max

Posted: Mon Feb 24, 2020 11:08 am
by Kate Osborne 1H
Work(max) is equal to the negative charge times the max cell potential

Re: work max

Posted: Mon Feb 24, 2020 2:27 pm
by CosetteBackus_4F
The maximum work is equal to the change in Gibbs free energy (at constant T & P) which is equal to negative (moles of electrons transferred) x F(faraday = 96,485C*mol^-1) x E(max potential).