Skip to content

Preparation of graphitic oxide

by Jr William S. Hummers, Richard E. Offeman, WS Hummers Jr, Jr William S. Hummers, Richard E. Offeman, William S. Hummers, Richard E. Offeman
Journal of the American Chemical Society ()
Get full text at journal


The preparation of graphitic oxide by methods described in the literature is time consuming and hazardous. A rapid, relatively safe method has been developed for preparing graphitic oxide from graphite in what is essentially an anhydrous mixture of sulfuric acid, sodium nitrate and potassium permanganate

Cite this document (BETA)

Readership Statistics

5 Readers on Mendeley
by Discipline
80% Materials Science
20% Agricultural and Biological Sciences
by Academic Status
80% Lecturer
20% Student > Master

Sign up today - FREE

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research. Learn more

  • All your research in one place
  • Add and import papers easily
  • Access it anywhere, anytime

Start using Mendeley in seconds!

Sign up & Download

Already have an account? Sign in