Cluster of Excellence Engineering of Advanced Materials (EAM)
91052 Erlangen, Germany email@example.com
Functionalization of graphene by electrophilic alkylation of reduced graphite
The reaction of Na/K-reduced graphite with hexyliodide represents a new, versatile and mild approach to synthesize alkylated graphene derivatives, which were characterized by a combination of Raman spectroscopy, TEM and TGA/MS analysis.
Research Area(s)A2, B
Publication by Jan M. Englert, Kathrin C. Knirsch, Christoph Dotzer, Benjamin Butz, Frank Hauke, Erdmann Spiecker, Andreas Hirsch
Published in Chemical Communications, 2012, 48, 5025–5027