Cuprous oxide/titanium dioxide nanotube-array with coaxial heterogeneous structure synthesized by multiple-cycle chemical adsorption plus reduction method

Wen Zhu, Baohe Chong, Ke Qin, Li Guan, Xianghui Hou, George Z. Chen
  • RSC Advances, January 2016, Royal Society of Chemistry
  • DOI: 10.1039/c6ra06893f

Photo-electro-catalytic water decomposition on Cu2O-TiO2 nanotube array

What is it about?

Synthesis of a novel Cu2O-TiO2 nanotube array and its use for photo-electro-catalytic decomposition of water for hydrogen production.

Why is it important?

A new hybrid and nanostructured material as an effective photo-electro-catalyst for production of hydrogen from water.

Perspectives

Professor of Electrochemical Technologies George Zheng Chen
University of Nottingham

An other research success in laboratory synthesis of TiO2 nanotube array modified with Cu2O for application as the cathode in a photo-electrochemical cell.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c6ra06893f

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