Electrochemistry

Our Electrochemical Workstations ZENNIUM X / ZENNIUM Pro / ZENNIUM  base on an universal and modular data acquisition system. Together with the THALES software package we offer all standard electrochemical methods at a mouse click.

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Photo-Electrochemistry

CIMPS is an universal photo- and spectro-electrochemical workstation for a wide field of applications. You can easily extend the basic CIMPS system with various options for special fields of photo-electrochemical research.

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Energy Storage & Conversion

Our power potentiostats, electronic loads and multi-channels acquisition systems provide a smart system for research and investigation on batteries, fuel cells and super caps.

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Corrosion

Electrochemical noise has become popular as a new method of corrosion detection and prevention. ZAHNER has developed the CorrElNoise® technique, the first method to obtain both, potential noise and current noise from one electrochemical source.

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PEC-Cells

The PECC-1/PECC-2 are specially tailored for testing electrode materials with photoelectrochemical techniques. Several mounting options for samples offer flexibility for various tasks.

PECC-1 Photo-electrochemical cell
  • light inlet from front (standard WE)

    incl.
  • Ag/AgCl reference electrode
  • Pt electrode
  • cable set
PECC-1
PECC-2 Photo-electrochemical cell
  • gas inlet/outlet
  • gas tight
  • direct sample mounting
  • light inlet from front (standard WE configuration)
  • light inlet from front and rear (transparent WE configuration)

    incl.
  • Ag/AgCl reference electrode
  • Pt electrode
  • cable set
PECC-2

Specifications

PECC-1

PECC-2

Physical dimensions (W x D x H)

60 x 25 x 80 mm

60 x 25 x 80 mm

Optical window diameter

20 mm

18 mm

Optical window material

BK7 or Quartz

BK7 or Quartz

Sample diameter

max. 20 mm (1)
25 - 40 mm (2)

max. 18 mm (1)
25 - 40 mm (2)
< 25 mm on request (2)

Electrolyte volume

7.9 cm³ (1)
6.3 cm³ (2)

7.2 cm³ (1)
5.9 cm³ (2)

Light path length in electrolyte

18 mm (1)
23 mm (2)

18 mm (1)
23 mm (2)

Solid material

Teflon (PTFE)

Kel-F (PCTFE)

Reference electrode

Ag/AgCl

Ag/AgCl

Counter electrode

Pt coil

Pt coil

Working electrode

Solid

Solid and transparent

Gas inlet/outlet

No

Yes

(1) sample in electrolyte chamber
(2) sample as rear tightening plate