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Application of [email protected]2 Core-Shell Structures to Photocatalytic Mixed Dye Degradation, CO Oxidation, and Supercapacitors

Department of Chemistry, Yeugnam University, Gyeongsan 38541, Korea
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chungnam National University, Daejeon 34134, Korea
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Academic Editor: Luciano Feo
Materials 2016, 9(12), 1024;
Received: 14 October 2016 / Revised: 20 November 2016 / Accepted: 16 December 2016 / Published: 20 December 2016
(This article belongs to the Section Advanced Composites)
Performing diverse application tests on synthesized metal oxides is critical for identifying suitable application areas based on the material performances. In the present study, [email protected]2 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: [email protected]2; core-shell; photocatalyst; CO oxidation; supercapacitor [email protected]2; core-shell; photocatalyst; CO oxidation; supercapacitor
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Lee, S.; Lee, J.; Nam, K.; Shin, W.G.; Sohn, Y. Application of [email protected]2 Core-Shell Structures to Photocatalytic Mixed Dye Degradation, CO Oxidation, and Supercapacitors. Materials 2016, 9, 1024.

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