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Journal Article


RSC Advances, Volume 2, Number 12, p.5123-5126 (2012)



Dye-Sensitized solar cell, Functional materials, Fused salts, High surface area, Mesoporous anatase tio, Molten salt, Molten salt method, Nanoparticles, Photoelectrochemical cells, Solar cells, Synthesis (chemical), TiO, Titanium dioxide


We report the simple and versatile molten salt fabrication of mesoporous anatase TiO2 nanoparticles with a high surface area of ∼200 m2 g-1, which show an impressive efficiency of ∼7.5% in dye-sensitized solar cells. © 2012 The Royal Society of Chemistry.


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Z. Peining, Yongzhi, W., Reddy, M. V., A. Nair, S., Shengjie, P., Sharma, N., Peterson, V. K., Chowdari, B. V. R., and Ramakrishna, S., “TiO2 nanoparticles synthesized by the molten salt method as a dual functional material for dye-sensitized solar cells”, RSC Advances, vol. 2, pp. 5123-5126, 2012.