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Electrodeposited thin-layer electrodes for the use in potentially implantable glucose fuel cells

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4 Author(s)
Kloke, A. ; Dept. of Microsyst. Eng., IMTEK Univ. of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany ; Kerzenmacher, S. ; Zengerle, R. ; von Stetten, F.

We present a novel concept for the fabrication of electrodes to be used in thin-layer implantable glucose fuel cells employing platinum based materials as long-term stable abiotic catalysts. A highly porous anode for glucose oxidation is fabricated by a multiple alternation of electrodeposition of platinum-copper alloy and subsequent electrochemical extraction of the non-noble copper. To form a permeable oxygen reduction cathode, platinum black is deposited onto a gold-coated polycarbonate tracketch membrane (PC-TEM). Power densities of up to 3.1 muW cm-2 are obtained for consequently assembled fuel cells. The novel electrode structures exhibit comparable performance to state of the art at significantly reduced thickness and facilitated fabrication.

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Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Conference, 2009. TRANSDUCERS 2009. International

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21-25 June 2009

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