Production of graphene

Research output: Patent


A method for the production of graphene and graphite nanoplatelet structures having a thickness of less than 100 nm in an electrochemical cell, wherein the cell comprises: (a) a negative electrode which is graphitic; (b) a positive electrode which may be graphitic or another material; and (c) an electrolyte which is ions in a solvent where the cations are organic ions and metal ions; and wherein the method comprises the step of passing a current through the cell.

Bibliographical metadata

Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO2013132261-A1
IPC CA2864809A1, CN104321275A, EP2822894A1, US20150027900
Publication statusPublished - 12 Sep 2013