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Enhanced photocatalytic hydrogen generation using carbazole-based sensitizers

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Abstract

Phenothiazine-, phenoxazine- and carbazole-based dyes have been synthesized and used as photosensitizers in Pt/TiO2 films for photocatalytic hydrogen generation. Compared to commonly used phenothiazine dyes, planar and sulphur-free carbazole derivatives showed different molecular and supramolecular features which in turn yielded greatly enhanced (one order of magnitude) H2 production performances.

Graphical abstract: Enhanced photocatalytic hydrogen generation using carbazole-based sensitizers

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The article was received on 05 Feb 2017, accepted on 06 Apr 2017 and first published on 06 Apr 2017


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C7SE00075H
Citation: Sustainable Energy Fuels, 2017, Advance Article
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    Enhanced photocatalytic hydrogen generation using carbazole-based sensitizers

    N. Manfredi, M. Monai, T. Montini, M. Salamone, R. Ruffo, P. Fornasiero and A. Abbotto, Sustainable Energy Fuels, 2017, Advance Article , DOI: 10.1039/C7SE00075H

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