The effect of oxidation and reduction processes of graphite on physicochemical properties of graphite oxide and reduced graphene oxide


  • Sabina Drewniak Silesian University of Technology
  • Tadeusz Pustelny Silesian University of Technology
  • Roksana Muzyka Institute for Chemical Processing of Coal
  • Grzegorz Konieczny Silesian University of Technology
  • Piotr Kałużyński Silesian University of Technology



Graphite oxide (GrO) and reduced graphene oxide (RGO) due to the sensitivity of their physical properties to the selected gases can be used in optical gas sensors. Sensor properties of GrO and RGO dependent significantly on the technology used for their production. In this paper the effect of the processes of oxidation and reduction of graphite on the physicochemical properties were presented.

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Author Biography

Sabina Drewniak, Silesian University of Technology

Faculty of Physics,

Optics Division




How to Cite

S. Drewniak, T. Pustelny, R. Muzyka, G. Konieczny, and P. Kałużyński, “The effect of oxidation and reduction processes of graphite on physicochemical properties of graphite oxide and reduced graphene oxide”, Photonics Lett. Pol., vol. 6, no. 4, pp. pp. 130–132, Dec. 2014.