author = "Vicentini, Rafael and Nunes, Willian Gon{\c{c}}alves and Costa, 
                         Lenon Henrique and Pascon, Aline and Silva, Leonardo Morais da and 
                         Baldan, Maur{\'{\i}}cio Ribeiro and Zanin, Hudson",
          affiliation = "{Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP)} and {Universidade 
                         Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP)} and {Universidade Estadual de 
                         Campinas (UNICAMP)} and {Universidade Estadual de Campinas 
                         (UNICAMP)} and {Universidade Federal dos Vales do Jequitinhonha e 
                         Mucuri (UFVJM)} and {Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais 
                         (INPE)} and {Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP)}",
                title = "Environmentally friendly functionalization of porous carbon 
                         electrodes for aqueous-based electrochemical capacitors",
              journal = "IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology",
                 year = "2019",
               volume = "18",
                pages = "73--82",
             keywords = "Functionalization of carbon, green chemistry, high surface area 
                         carbon materials, simple and low-cost method, supercapacitor.",
             abstract = "A green chemical method is reported for the synthesis and 
                         functionalization of high surface area carbon-based materials for 
                         applications as electrodes in short-term energy storage devices, 
                         such as supercapacitors. The proposed method is focused on 
                         sustainable chemistry and engineering. Our results evidenced an 
                         excellent performance of electrochemical capacitor devices with a 
                         high lifespan over a wide working voltage with low equivalent 
                         series resistance. Great enhancement of electrode wettability and 
                         charge transfer at the electrode/electrolyte interface using 
                         oxygenated surface functional groups was obtained using the 
                         present method. Actually, the present findings are quite promising 
                         thus encouraging further investigations of this 
                         green-functionalization method for all other carbon-based 
                         materials, such as graphene, carbon nanotubes, doped-diamond, and 
                         so on.",
                  doi = "10.1109/TNANO.2018.2878663",
                  url = "http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TNANO.2018.2878663",
                 issn = "1536-125X",
             language = "en",
           targetfile = "vicentini_environmentally.pdf",
        urlaccessdate = "30 nov. 2020"