Lewis base properties of potassium-graphite Academic Article uri icon


  • Potassium-graphite (C8K) reacts with weak protic acids such as water and alcohols predominantly by an acid-base reaction with only small amounts of hydrogen evolution to yield a partially reduced graphite as shown by E.S.C.A. spectroscopy.

author list (cited authors)

  • Bergbreiter, D. E., & Killough, J. M.

citation count

  • 17

publication date

  • January 1976