Activation Energies for Reactions of the Hydrated Electron


INFORMATION about the activation energies of reactions of the hydrated electron, eaq, is important for the elucidation of its reaction mechanisms and of the process of transfer of eaq in water.

Access options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.


All prices are NET prices.


  1. 1

    Keene, J. P., J. Sci. Instrum., 41, 493 (1964).

  2. 2

    Keene, J. P., Pulse Radiolysis (edit. by Ebert, M., Keene, J. P., Swallow, A. J., and Baxendale, J. H.), 8 (Academic Press, London, 1965).

  3. 3

    Cercek, B., J. Phys. Chem., 12, 3832 (1968).

  4. 4

    Cottrell, T. C., The Strength of Chemical Bonds (Butterworths, London, 1958).

  5. 5

    Cercek, B., and Ebert, M., J. Phys. Chem., 72, 766 (1968).

  6. 6

    Cercek, B., J. Phys. Chem., 72, 2279 (1968).

  7. 7

    Anbar, M., Alfassi, Z. B., and Bregman-Reisler, H., J. Amer. Chem. Soc., 89, 1263 (1967).

  8. 8

    Anbar, M., and Hart, E. J., J. Phys. Chem., 71, 3700 (1967).

  9. 9

    Anbar, M., Quart. Rev., 22, 578 (1968).

Download references

Author information

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

CERCEK, B. Activation Energies for Reactions of the Hydrated Electron. Nature 223, 491–492 (1969).

Download citation

Further reading


By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.