Journal of the Iranian Chemical Society

, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp 1–25

An overview of the electrochemical reduction of oxygen at carbon-based modified electrodes

Review

DOI: 10.1007/BF03245775

Cite this article as:
Šljukić, B., Banks, C.E. & Compton, R.G. JICS (2005) 2: 1. doi:10.1007/BF03245775

Abstract

We present an overview of the electrochemical reduction of oxygen in water, focussing on carbon-based and modified carbon electrodes. This process is of importance for gas sensing, in fuel cells and in the electrosynthesis of hydrogen peroxide.

Keyword

Electrochemical reductionOxygenCarbon-based modified electrodes

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© Iranian Chemical Society 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Physical and Theoretical Chemistry LaboratoryOxford UniversityOxfordUK