Absolute PO2-Measurements with Pt—Electrodes Applying Polarizing Voltage Pulsing

  • K. Kunze
  • D. W. Lübbers
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 37 A)


The disadvantage of the normal polarographic measurement of oxygen pressure is that its reduction at the electrode surface consumes steadily oxygen. This results in an constant drain of oxygen out of the medium to be measured.


Wire Electrode Measuring Scheme Pulse Measurement Pulse Pattern Chamber Electrode 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Kunze
    • 1
  • D. W. Lübbers
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Clinical NeurophysiologyNeurological Clinical University of GiessenGermany
  2. 2.Max-Planck-Institut fur ArbeitsphysiologieDortmundWest Germany

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