The Formation of Defect-Pairs for Highly Efficient Visible-Light Catalysts
Sun, Qingbo; Cortie, David; Zhang, Shaoyang; Frankcombe, Terry J; She, Guangwei; Gao, Jie; Sheppard, Leigh R; Hu, Wanbiao; Chen, Hua; Zhuo, Shangjun; Chen, Dehong; Withers, Ray L; McIntyre, Garry; Yu, Dehong; Shi, Wensheng; Liu, Yun
Highly efficient visible-light catalysts are achieved through forming defect-pairs in TiO2 nanocrystals. This study therefore proposes that fine-tuning the chemical scheme consisting of charge-compensated defect-pairs in balanced concentrations is a key missing step for realizing outstanding photocatalytic performance. This research benefits photocatalytic applications and also provides new insight into the significance of defect chemistry for functionalizing materials.
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