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Electrochemistry on nanopillared electrodes

Department of Chemistry, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA

Topical Section: Nanomaterials, nanoscience and nanotechnology

The addition of nanopillars to electrodes increases their electrochemical capabilities through an increase in electroactive surface area. The nanopillars can be applied on either cathodes or anodes to engage in reduction-oxidation reactions. This minireview summaries some work on cyclic voltammetry, chronoamperometry, impedance change on nanopillared surface and compared their electrochemistry behavior on planar surfaces.
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Keywords nanopillar; nanowire; electrode; nanostructured surface; electroactive surface; nanopillared electrode

Citation: Chandni Lotwala, Hai-Feng Ji. Electrochemistry on nanopillared electrodes. AIMS Materials Science, 2017, 4(2): 292-301. doi: 10.3934/matersci.2017.2.292

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