TITLE

Water phase sensitization of nanoporous TiO2 film

AUTHOR(S)
Hoshi, T.; Nomura, T.; Shiroishi, H.; Kaneko, M.
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Applied Electrochemistry;Dec2003, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p1239
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Other
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on an experiment related to water phase sensitization of nanoporous TiO2 film. There has recently been much research on solar-to-electrical energy conversion with dye-sensitized nanoporous TiO2 photoelectrochemical cells. A nanoporous TiO2 film was prepared by coating TiO2 paste on a transparent indium tin oxide electrode by spin coating three or four times and calcining in air. In order to examine the reason for the decrease in photocurrent, a cyclic voltammogram was measured in aqueous solution containing KNO3.
ACCESSION #
16781859

 

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