Graphene-stabilized silver nanoparticle electrochemical electrode for actuator design

L. Lu, J. Liu, Y. Hu, Y. Zhang, Wei Chen

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An electrochemical actuator based on a graphene-stabilized silver-nanoparticle (AgNP) electrode is presented. Owing to the actuation characteristics - persistence, fast strain rate, and wide frequency response - the strategy of hybridizing reduced graphene oxide (RGO) and AgNPs is believed to be of great value for developing more RGO/metal hybrid-based electrochemical actuators or sensors for various applications. Copyright © 2013 WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1270-1274
Number of pages5
JournalAdvanced Materials
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 6 Mar 2013
Externally publishedYes


  • actuators
  • electrodes
  • graphene
  • ionic liquids
  • silver

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Materials Science
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering


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