Electrochemical Modification of Graphene


  • C. G.-N. acknowledges support from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. Supporting Information is available online from Wiley InterScience or from the author.


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Nanoparticles on an atomic carpet: Individual graphene sheets have been decorated with metal nanoparticles through electrochemistry. The attachment of Pd particles onto graphene renders it sensitive to hydrogen. The controlled functionalization of graphene paves the way for various electronic applications.