Electrical properties of glassy-carbon electrodes


Some electrical properties of the glassy-carbon electrode are presented. The electrode impedance is inversely proportional to the measurement frequency. The glassy-carbon electrode has pH sensitivity. The polarisation characteristic is given. To analyse these results, it is better that the adsorption of ions on the surface of the electrode is taken into consideration. This is inferred from XPS spectra.

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Shigemitsu, T., Matsumoto, G. & Tsukahara, S. Electrical properties of glassy-carbon electrodes. Med. Biol. Eng. Comput. 17, 465–470 (1979). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02447059

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  • Glassy carbon
  • Impedance
  • pH sensitivity
  • X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy