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Electrochemical Investigation of P-Tert-Butylcalix[6]Arene Modified Gold Electrode for Ionic Detection

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The aim of this work was to study the electrochemical behavior of gold electrode which was modified with p-tert-butylcalix[6]arene membrane and this in the presence of different nickel ions based concentrations in order to form a nickel electrochemical sensor. For that, impedance-spec- troscopy characteristics have been investigated. The obtained results were then modeled by appropriate equivalent circuit aiming at elucidating the electrical properties of the modified gold transducer. A correlation between the present impedimetric results and previous potentiometric ones was achieved traducing then a fast ionic transfer.

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Sakly, H. , Ouada, H. and Renault, N. (2014) Electrochemical Investigation of P-Tert-Butylcalix[6]Arene Modified Gold Electrode for Ionic Detection. Materials Sciences and Applications, 5, 496-503. doi: 10.4236/msa.2014.58054.


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