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Materials 2016, 9(12), 1024; doi:10.3390/ma9121024

Application of Ni-Oxide@TiO2 Core-Shell Structures to Photocatalytic Mixed Dye Degradation, CO Oxidation, and Supercapacitors

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Department of Chemistry, Yeugnam University, Gyeongsan 38541, Korea
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chungnam National University, Daejeon 34134, Korea
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Academic Editor: Luciano Feo
Received: 14 October 2016 / Revised: 20 November 2016 / Accepted: 16 December 2016 / Published: 20 December 2016
(This article belongs to the Section Advanced Composites)
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Abstract

Performing diverse application tests on synthesized metal oxides is critical for identifying suitable application areas based on the material performances. In the present study, Ni-oxide@TiO2 core-shell materials were synthesized and applied to photocatalytic mixed dye (methyl orange + rhodamine + methylene blue) degradation under ultraviolet (UV) and visible lights, CO oxidation, and supercapacitors. Their physicochemical properties were examined by field-emission scanning electron microscopy, X-ray diffraction analysis, Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy, and UV-visible absorption spectroscopy. It was shown that their performances were highly dependent on the morphology, thermal treatment procedure, and TiO2 overlayer coating. View Full-Text
Keywords: NiO@TiO2; core-shell; photocatalyst; CO oxidation; supercapacitor NiO@TiO2; core-shell; photocatalyst; CO oxidation; supercapacitor
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Lee, S.; Lee, J.; Nam, K.; Shin, W.G.; Sohn, Y. Application of Ni-Oxide@TiO2 Core-Shell Structures to Photocatalytic Mixed Dye Degradation, CO Oxidation, and Supercapacitors. Materials 2016, 9, 1024.

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