Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1982, 47, 190-195

Differential capacity of the mercury electrode in dilute 1,1-valent electrolytes

Valerii Kozlov, Valentina Vilinskaya and Gurami Tedoradze

Institute of Electrochemistry, Academy of Sciences, Moscow, USSR


The double layer capacity has been measured in dilute 1,1-valent electrolyte solutions (HCl, KCl, NaF) at infrasonic frequencies. The results obtained confirm the validity of the Gouy-Chapman theory for electrolyte solutions in the concentration range 10-3 - 10-5 mol/dm3.