Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Controlled Synthesis and Photocatalytic Performance of [email protected] Nanospheres with Core–Shell and Yolk-Shell Structures Assisted by Carbonaceous Layers as Intermediate

Buy Article:

$106.51 + tax (Refund Policy)

[email protected] nanospheres with controlled core–shell and yolk-shell features were successfully fabricated through a facile template-based solvothermal method using carbonaceous layers as intermediate. The active carbonaceous layers containing numerous surface functional groups such as OH and C═O play key roles in fabrication of the [email protected] nanospheres. The structures of [email protected] can easily controlled by adjusting the concentration of Zn ions aqueous solution and/or the size of [email protected] microspheres. The synthesis strategy proposed in this paper is also verified to be suitable for fabricating some other [email protected] oxides nanospheres such as [email protected]2 and [email protected]2O3 with controlled structures. Furthermore, due to the synergic effect of the surface plasma resonance effect of Au cores and the large surface area of 122.67 m2 g−1, the [email protected] nanospheres with yolk-shell feature exhibite good photocatalytic activity and stability under visible-light irradiation.
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Article Media
No Metrics

Keywords: [email protected]; Core–Shell; Photocatalytic; Yolk-Shell

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Tianjin Key Laboratory of Composite and Functional Materials, Department of Material Science and Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin, 300072, China 2: College of Environmental and Chemical Engineering, Shanghai University of Electric Power, Shanghai, 200090, China

Publication date: April 1, 2018

More about this publication?
  • Journal for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (JNN) is an international and multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal with a wide-ranging coverage, consolidating research activities in all areas of nanoscience and nanotechnology into a single and unique reference source. JNN is the first cross-disciplinary journal to publish original full research articles, rapid communications of important new scientific and technological findings, timely state-of-the-art reviews with author's photo and short biography, and current research news encompassing the fundamental and applied research in all disciplines of science, engineering and medicine.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more