Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/101541
Title: Facile one-step microwave-assisted route towards Ni nanospheres/reduced graphene oxide hybrids for non-enzymatic glucose sensing
Authors: Wang, Zhigang
Hu, Yong
Yang, Wenlong
Zhou, Mojiao
Hu, Xiao
Keywords: DRNTU::Engineering::Materials
Issue Date: 2012
Source: Wang, Z., Hu, Y., Yang, W., Zhou, M., & Hu, X. (2012). Facile one-step microwave-assisted route towards Ni nanospheres/reduced graphene oxide hybrids for non-enzymatic glucose sensing. Sensors, 12(4), 4860-4869.
Series/Report no.: Sensors
Abstract: In this work, a facile one-step microwave-assisted method for deposition of monodisperse Ni nanospheres on reduced graphene oxide (rGO) sheets to form Ni-rGO nanohybrids is discussed. In the presence of hydrazine monohydrate, Ni nanospheres are grown onto rGO sheets using nickel precursor and GO as starting materials in ethylene glycol (EG) solution under a low level of microwave irradiation (300 W) for 20 min, during which GO is also reduced to rGO. The as-prepared nanohybrids exhibit well-dispersed Ni nanosphere (about 80 nm in diameter) loadings and effective reduction of graphene oxide. The resulting Ni-rGO nanohybrids-modified glassy carbon electrode (GCE) shows significantly improved electrochemical performance in nonenzymatic amperometric glucose detection. In addition, interference from the oxidation of common interfering species under physiological conditions, such as ascorbic acid (AA) and uric acid (UA), is effectively avoided.
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/101541
http://hdl.handle.net/10220/18682
ISSN: 1424-8220
DOI: 10.3390/s120404860
Rights: © 2012 The Authors. This paper was published in Sensors and is made available as an electronic reprint (preprint) with permission of the authors. The paper can be found at the following official DOI: [http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s120404860].  One print or electronic copy may be made for personal use only. Systematic or multiple reproduction, distribution to multiple locations via electronic or other means, duplication of any material in this paper for a fee or for commercial purposes, or modification of the content of the paper is prohibited and is subject to penalties under law.
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