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Academic Journal of Materials & Chemistry, 2023, 4(2); doi: 10.25236/AJMC.2023.040207.

Nitrogen-doped graphene prepared by high-temperature carbonization of polydopamine film


Dongyang Wang, Qiang Wang

Corresponding Author:
Qiang Wang

School of Electronic Information and Artificial Intelligence, Shaanxi University of Science & Technology, Xi’an, 710119, China


Inspired by the mussel sticky protein, polydopamine (PDA) has attracted wide attention due to its extremely strong adhesion ability, unique biocompatibility and hydrophilicity, which can be conformally coated on almost all materials. In addition, due to its excellent carbon production rate and excellent structural control capabilities under inert gas, PDA is also used as the source of carbon nanomaterials, its derived carbon materials are used in front-edge fields such as flexible electronics, energy storage. In this paper, polydopamine was carbonized at 800℃ and explores the structure of PDA after carbonized. It is found it forms a structure of nitrogen doped graphene.


polydopamine, high-temperature carbonization, nitrogen doped graphene

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Dongyang Wang, Qiang Wang. Nitrogen-doped graphene prepared by high-temperature carbonization of polydopamine film. Academic Journal of Materials & Chemistry (2023) Vol. 4, Issue 2: 38-44. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJMC.2023.040207.


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