Facile deposition of [60]fullerene on the electrode by electrochemical oxidative polymerization of thiophene

Tsukasa Hatano, Masayuki Takeuchi, Atsushi Ikeda, Seiji Shinkai

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It was found that [60]fullerene encapsulated in anionic calix[8]arenes can be readily deposited by electrochemical oxidative polymerization of ethylenedioxythiophene: The resultant electrode generates a photocurrent wave (ca. 100 nA cm−2) in response to visible light irradiation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)342-343
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2003


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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