• Cyclic voltammetric studies on gallium film electrodes in alkaline media

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      Cyclic voltammetry on gallium; anodic oxidation of gallium; mechanism of oxide film growth

    • Abstract


      Using cyclic voltammetric techniques the electrochemical behaviour of gallium in alkali media has been investigated. Three anodic peaks, one cathodic peak, and a secondary anodic peak—an observation hitherto unreported—are obtained. Detailed analyses of these various stages of oxidation and reduction based on their peak potential and peak current characteristics have revealed the nature of the underlying electrochemical reactions.

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      A Varadharaj1 G Prabhakara Rao1

      1. Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi - 623006, India
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  • Journal of Chemical Sciences | News

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