Definition of electrochromism in English:

electrochromism

Line breaks: elec¦tro|chro¦mism
Pronunciation: /ɪˌlɛktrə(ʊ)ˈkrəʊmɪz(ə)m
 
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noun

[mass noun] Chemistry
The property of certain dyes of changing colour when placed in an electric field.
More example sentences
  • This charge-shift couples with an electric field within a cell membrane, resulting in electrochromism.
  • These membrane-bound ASP probes were shown to exhibit electrochromism resulting from a charge - shift mechanism in which energies of absorption, excitation, and emission are modulated by the membrane electric field strength.
  • Relative changes in the emission spectral amplitude resulting from excitation spectral shifts or effects other than electrochromism on dye response are not addressed in this study.

Derivatives

electrochromic

adjective
More example sentences
  • An electrolyte layer conducts ions back and forth between the electrochromic layer and an ion storage layer.
  • It's done with ‘layers of different electrochromic polymers’ and the system includes a color-matching camera and pre-visualization screen.
  • These changes reflect mainly electrochromic bandshifts of carotenoids and can be described by the following expression.

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