creating knowledge for future

High Quality

Scholarly Publishing
                CAREER NETWORK  
World's one of the largest Research
Career Network
  •     Academic & Industry jobs
  •     Project funding
  •     Visiting faculty positions
  •     Visiting scientist positions
  •     Invited talks
  •     and more...  
Register FREE  
  Journal of Nanoscience Letters 2013, 3: 20
  Research Article
Microwave-assisted synthesis of TiO2-CdS composites for visible-light photocatalytic degradation of methyl orange
  Tian Lv, Likun Pan, Xinjuan Liu, Zhuo Sun  
Engineering Research Center for Nanophotonics & Advanced Instrument, Ministry of Education, Department of Physics, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China 200062
  TiO2-CdS composites were successfully synthesized via microwave-assisted reaction. This method allows a facile, rapid and integration between CdS and TiO2 nanopaticles. The photocatalytic performance of TiO2-CdS composites with different proportions of CdS in degradation of methyl orange under visible light irradiation was investigated. The results show that TiO2-CdS composite with 57.5 wt.% CdS achieves a better performance with a maximum degradation rate of 99.6% as compared to the one prepared using conventional precipitation method due to the increased light absorption and the reduction of carrier recombination.
  TiO2-CdS composites; Microwave-assisted reaction; Photocatalysis  

  © 2020 Cognizure