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Title: Spontaneous and sustained gold reduction by polyaniline in acid solution
Authors: Kang, E.T. 
Ting, Y.P. 
Neoh, K.G. 
Tan, K.L. 
Keywords: gold reduction
oxidation states
polyaniline
Issue Date: 1993
Source: Kang, E.T.,Ting, Y.P.,Neoh, K.G.,Tan, K.L. (1993). Spontaneous and sustained gold reduction by polyaniline in acid solution. Polymer 34 (23) : 4994-4996. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: Spontaneous and sustained reduction and accumulation of elemental gold from chloroauric acid solution by electroactive polyaniline in the leucoemeraldine and emeraldine oxidation states have been demonstrated and explained. A typical polyaniline film can accumulate more than five times its own weight of gold ([Au]/monomer mole ratio > 2) before the reduction rate is substantially retarded by the loss of active surface area due to gold coverage. © 1993.
Source Title: Polymer
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/67554
ISSN: 00323861
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