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Techniques in catalysis

Feeling the weight

In the context of probing electrocatalytic systems, quartz crystal microbalance measurements, initially developed in 1959, provided the base for measuring mass changes at the electrode–electrolyte interface under reaction conditions.

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Fig. 1: Illustration and applications of quartz crystal microbalance (QCM) measurements.


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Kornienko, N. Feeling the weight. Nat Catal 5, 852–853 (2022).

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