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TitleElectrochemical impedance modelling of the reactivities of dendrimeric poly(propylene imine) DNA nanobiosensors.
AuthorArotiba, Omotayo Ademola.
SubjectElectrochemical DNA biosensor
Subject Poly(propylene imine)
Subject Dendrimer
Subject Metallodendrimer
Subject Gold nanoparticle
Subject Glassy Carbon Electrode
Subject Biosensor
Subject Nanobiosensor.
TypeThesis and dissertation
AbstractIn this thesis, I present the electrochemical studies of three dendrimeric polypropylene imine (PPI) nanomaterials and their applications as a platform in the development of a novel label free DNA nanobiosensor based on electrochemical impedance spectroscopy. Cyclic voltammetry (CV), differentia pulse voltammetry (DPV), square wave voltammetry (SWV) and electrochemical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) techniques were used to study and model the electrochemical reactivities of the nanomaterials on glassy carbon electrode (GCE) as the working electrode.