## Standard hydrogen electrode

$E_{cell} = E_{cell}^{\circ}-\frac{RT}{nF}\ln Q$

Brandon Mo 4K
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### Standard hydrogen electrode

What exactly is a standard hydrogen electrode and what do we need to know about it?

Kevin ODonnell 2B
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### Re: Standard hydrogen electrode

The standard hydrogen electrode is a measurement of the oxidation-reduction potentials for the thermodynamic scale. Basically it s a very good introduction to oxidation-reduction reactions. Here's a picture to help visualize the oxidation taking place on the left (Lose Electron Oxidized) and the reduction taking place on the right (Gain Electron Reduction).
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