Photoelectrochemical oxidation of glucose for sensing and fuel cell applications

Chem Commun (Camb). 2013 Oct 7;49(77):8632-4. doi: 10.1039/c3cc43189d.


We report the photoelectrochemical oxidation of glucose at an anatase TiO2 modified electrode for unique sensing application. Furthermore, electricity was extracted with a dual-functional photoelectrochemical glucose fuel cell.

MeSH terms

  • Electricity
  • Electrochemical Techniques
  • Equipment Design
  • Glucose / chemistry*
  • Oxidation-Reduction
  • Photochemical Processes
  • Titanium / chemistry*


  • titanium dioxide
  • Titanium
  • Glucose