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A self-doping strategy to improve the photoelectrochemical performance of Cu2ZnSnS4 nanocrystal films for water splitting

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Abstract

A series of self-doped Cu2ZnSnS4 (CZTS) nanocrystal films with Sn ions partially replaced by Zn ions were prepared from their colloidal solutions by electrophoretic deposition. The self-doped CZTS photocathodes yielded higher photocurrents than the pristine one, which was ascribed to the upper shift in the conduction band and the formation of a shallow defect level.

Graphical abstract: A self-doping strategy to improve the photoelectrochemical performance of Cu2ZnSnS4 nanocrystal films for water splitting

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Submitted
08 Jul 2019
Accepted
19 Sep 2019
First published
20 Sep 2019

Chem. Commun., 2019,55, 12396-12399
Article type
Communication

A self-doping strategy to improve the photoelectrochemical performance of Cu2ZnSnS4 nanocrystal films for water splitting

X. Feng, L. Hou, Z. Huang, R. Li, J. Shi and Y. Chen, Chem. Commun., 2019, 55, 12396
DOI: 10.1039/C9CC05232A

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