Hydrothermal Synthesis of Lead Sulphide Nanoparticles and their Electrochemical Sensing Property


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Lead sulphide nanoparticles was synthesized using hydrothermal method. The formed lead suplphide (PbS) nanoparticles were characterized by using FT-IR, XRD, FE-SEM and cyclic voltammetry. The electrochemical detection of pollutant (4-Nitrophenol) was carried out by coating the lead sulphide onto the glassy carbon electrode (GCE) by drop coating method. The electrocatalytic performance of the modified GCE electrode with 4-Nitrophenolwas better when compared with bare electrode.



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D. Rajan Babu




K. Giribabu et al., "Hydrothermal Synthesis of Lead Sulphide Nanoparticles and their Electrochemical Sensing Property", Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 584, pp. 276-279, 2012

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October 2012




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