Accession Number:

ADA106815

Title:

Reductions in Aprotic Media. I. Cathodic Reduction Limits in Acetonitrile at a Platinum Electrode.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ALBERTA UNIV EDMONTON DEPT OF CHEMISTRY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-08-15

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

The cathodic behavior of acetonitrile of a platinum electrode is strongly dependent on the cation of the supporting electrolyte, and contamination by moisture. Hydride ion is formed at negative potentials in anhydrous solutions. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE