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X-ray spectroscopies studies of the 3d transition metal oxides and applications of photocatalysis

  • Yifan Ye (a1), Mukes Kapilashrami (a1), Cheng-Hao Chuang (a2), Yi-sheng Liu (a1), Per-Anders Glans (a1) and Jinghua Guo (a1) (a3)...

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Recent advances in synchrotron based x-ray spectroscopy enable materials scientists to emanate fingerprints on important materials properties, e.g., electronic, optical, structural, and magnetic properties, in real-time and under nearly real-world conditions. This characterization in combination with optimized materials synthesis routes and tailored morphological properties could contribute greatly to the advances in solid-state electronics and renewable energy technologies. In connection to this, such perspective reflects the current materials research in the space of emerging energy technologies, namely photocatalysis, with a focus on transition metal oxides, mainly on the Fe2O3- and TiO2-based materials.

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X-ray spectroscopies studies of the 3d transition metal oxides and applications of photocatalysis

  • Yifan Ye (a1), Mukes Kapilashrami (a1), Cheng-Hao Chuang (a2), Yi-sheng Liu (a1), Per-Anders Glans (a1) and Jinghua Guo (a1) (a3)...

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