Chapter 17. Electrocatalysis by Nanostructured Conducting Polymers

  1. Ali Eftekhari
  1. Shaolin Mu1 and
  2. Ya Zhang2

Published Online: 6 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470661338.ch17

Nanostructured Conductive Polymers

Nanostructured Conductive Polymers

How to Cite

Mu, S. and Zhang, Y. (2010) Electrocatalysis by Nanostructured Conducting Polymers, in Nanostructured Conductive Polymers (ed A. Eftekhari), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470661338.ch17

Editor Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, Ohio Institute of Technology, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemistry, Yangzhou University, Yangzhou, China

  2. 2

    School of the Environment, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470745854

Online ISBN: 9780470661338



  • electrocatalysis by nanostructured conducting polymers;
  • electrochemical synthetic techniques - of nanostructured conducting polymers;
  • electrochemical synthesis of polypyrrole films;
  • SEM picture, polyaniline nanoring grown potentiodynamically;
  • synthesis of nanostructured conducting polymers - using cyclic voltammetry technique in single window;
  • pyrrole and 1-pyrenesulfonic acid (PSA), PSA acting as surfactant and dopant;
  • galvanostat synthesis;
  • electrocatalysis at nanostructured conducting-polymer electrodes;
  • electrocatalysis, by pure nanostructured conducting polymers;
  • electrocatalysis by pure nanostructured conducting polymers - being scarce


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Electrochemical Synthetic Techniques of Nanostructured Conducting Polymers

  • Electrocatalysis at Nanostructured Conducting-Polymer Electrodes

  • Conclusion

  • References