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Metal oxides as photocatalysts
Journal of Saudi Chemical Society (2015)
  • Mohammad Mansoob Khan, Dr
Abstract
Metal oxides are of great technological importance in environmental remediation and electronics because of their capability to generate charge carriers when stimulated with required amount of energy. The promising arrangement of electronic structure, light absorption properties, and charge transport characteristics of most of the metal oxides has made possible its application as photocatalyst. In this article definition of metal oxides as photocatalyst, structural characteristics, requirements of the photocatalyst, classification of photocatalysts and the mechanism of the photocatalytic process are discussed.
Keywords
  • Metal Oxides
Publication Date
April 27, 2015
Citation Information
Mohammad Mansoob Khan. "Metal oxides as photocatalysts" Journal of Saudi Chemical Society (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/mmansoob_khan/57/