The Chromium example

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Melissa Per 2J
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The Chromium example

Postby Melissa Per 2J » Sun Feb 25, 2018 11:23 pm

Does anyone remember the chromium example that Dr. Lavelle explained in class the last day we went over electochemistry? I recall being confused and would like to go over it again.

Andrea ORiordan 1L
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Re: The Chromium example

Postby Andrea ORiordan 1L » Mon Feb 26, 2018 3:24 pm

Do you mean the example where he discussed chromium plating? He was discussing how you can use a galvanic cell to plate metals onto other ones-- where a solution of chromium ions are reduced to form solid chromium that is plated onto the solid electrode.

David Zhou 1L
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Re: The Chromium example

Postby David Zhou 1L » Fri Mar 09, 2018 5:54 pm

This common type of process is called electroplating, in case you wanted to read more about it!

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