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Publication Type : Journal Article
Thematic Areas : Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine
Publisher : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces
Source : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, Volume 4, Number 2, p.581-585 (2012)
Keywords : article, azo compound, Azo Compounds, Azo dyes, catalysis, chemistry, Dye-Sensitized solar cell, electrode, Electrodes, Electrospinning, Facile fabrication, Graphene, Graphite, Mesostructures, methyl orange, Nanostructured composites, One-step methods, Photocatalysis, Photocatalytic property, Photoelectrochemical cells, photolysis, Photovoltaic effects, Solar cells, Solar energy, TiO, Titanium, Titanium dioxide
Campus : Kochi
School : Center for Nanosciences
Center : Nanosciences
Department : Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine
Year : 2012
Abstract : We report the fabrication of one-dimensional TiO 2-graphene nanocomposite by a facile and one-step method of electrospinning. The unique nanostructured composite showed a significant enhancement in the photovoltaic and photocatalytic properties in comparison to TiO 2 as demonstrated in dye-sensitized solar cells and photodegradation of methyl orange. © 2012 American Chemical Society.
Cite this Research Publication : Z. Peining, A. S. Nair, Shengjie, P., Shengyuan, Y., and Ramakrishna, S., “Facile fabrication of TiO 2-graphene composite with enhanced photovoltaic and photocatalytic properties by electrospinning”, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol. 4, pp. 581-585, 2012.