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Solvothermal Synthesis of Strontium Titanate Based Materials Designed For Efficient Visible Light Photocatalysis

The environmental problem and energy crisis, two main of global issues, will come soon on the earth. For the sustainable development of human life in the future, the great efforts should be devoted from now. Visible light responsive photocatalysts, one … Continue reading

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The way forward for the modification of dye-sensitized solar cell towards better power conversion efficiency

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 74 (2017) 438–452 The power conversion efficiency (PCE) of TiO2-based dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs) could be enhanced by modification of photoanodes. The effective blocking layer addition, one-dimensional nanostructure architecture, and scattering material design are the … Continue reading

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The highly active saddle-like Ag3PO4 photocatalyst under visible light irradiation

Catalysis Communications 85 (2016) 22–25 Saddle-like Ag3PO4 particles of tetrahedron structure were successfully synthesized using a co-precipitation method by mixingH3PO4 ethanol solution and AgNO3 ethanol aqueous solution, where the percentage of ethanol in AgNO3 ethanol aqueous solution was varied at … Continue reading

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Synthesis of Ag3PO4-polyvinyl alcohol hybrid microcrystal withenhanced visible light photocatalytic activity

Applied Surface Science 356 (2015) 226–231 The Ag3PO4/polyvinyl alcohol (Ag3PO4/PVA) hybrid photocatalysts were successfully synthesized usinga coprecipitation method using AgNO3, Na2HPO4·12H2O and PVA as starting materials. The productsemerged in a cubic (p-43n) structure. The photocatalytic performances for the decomposition of … Continue reading

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Solvothermal synthesis and photocatalytic properties of chromium-doped SrTiO3 nanoparticles

Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 105 (2011) 206–210 Single phase of Cr-doped SrTiO3 (SrTi1−xCrxO3, x = 0–0.2) nanoparticles (15–20 nm) were successfully synthesized by themicrowave assisted-solvothermal synthesis method in KOH methanol oleic acid solution. The small amount of chromium doping (x … Continue reading

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Visible light photocatalytic activity induced by the carboxyl group chemically bonded on the surface of SrTiO3

Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 102 (2011) 286–290 Nanocrystals of cubic perovskite SrTiO3 chemically adsorbed carboxyl group on the surface could be synthesized by microwave assisted solvothermal reactions in KOH methanol-oleic acid solutions using Ti(OC3H7)4 and SrCl2·6H2O. The functional group (–COO−) … Continue reading

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Solvothermal synthesis of designed nonstoichiometric strontium titanate for efficient visible-light photocatalysis

Applied Physics Letters 97, 103102 2010 SrTiO3 powders with various Sr/Ti atomic ratios were synthesized by microwave-assisted solvothermal reactions of SrCl2 and TiOC3H74 in KOH aqueous solutions. The nanoparticles of perovskite type SrTiO3 structure with the particle size of 30–40 … Continue reading

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