Robust dye-sensitized overall water splitting system with two-step photoexcitation of coumarin dyes and metal oxide semiconductors

Ryu Abe, Kenichi Shinmei, Kohjiro Hara, Bunsho Ohtani

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Photocatalytic splitting of water into H2 and O2 under visible light irradiation is achieved using a coumarin-dye-adsorbed lamellar niobium oxide for hydrogen evolution.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3577-3579
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number24
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

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