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Photocatalysis pp 197-221 | Cite as

Modifications of Photocatalysts by Doping Methods

  • Jinlong Zhang
  • Baozhu Tian
  • Lingzhi Wang
  • Mingyang Xing
  • Juying Lei
Chapter
Part of the Lecture Notes in Chemistry book series (LNC, volume 100)

Abstract

This chapter presents a review of novel achievements in the doping modification of TiO2 photocatalytic systems aimed at enhancing TiO2 applications in the areas of energy conversion and environmental cleanup. Herein we studied the synthesis, physical properties, as well as synergism of modified TiO2. Based on the studies reported in the literature, metal and nonmetal doping- and co-doping-modified TiO2 are very effective systems to extend the activating spectra to the visible range. Therefore, doping-modified TiO2 play an important role in the development of efficient photocatalysts for future perspectives.

Keywords

Titanium dioxide (TiO2Photocatalysis Ti3+ doped Co-doping 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jinlong Zhang
    • 1
  • Baozhu Tian
    • 1
  • Lingzhi Wang
    • 1
  • Mingyang Xing
    • 1
  • Juying Lei
    • 1
  1. 1.Key Laboratory for Advanced Materials & Institute of Fine ChemicalsEast China University of Science & TechnologyShanghaiChina

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