Electrochemical Charge Transfer to Diamond

Abstract

Electrochemically mediated charge transfer has been primarily studied by its effect on the surface conductivity of diamond. In this paper we show that the effect is not restricted to diamond, but may occur in other material systems as well, for example, semiconducting single-walled carbon nanotubes and gallium nitride.

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Chakrapani, V., John, C.A., Alfred, B.A. et al. Electrochemical Charge Transfer to Diamond. MRS Online Proceedings Library 956, 1501 (2006). https://doi.org/10.1557/PROC-0956-J15-01

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