Research Highlight Details

Preparation and characterization of stable nano-crystalline p-type Cu2O semiconductors


1. Synthesis of nanocrystalline p-type Cu2O semiconductors and their characterization for photoelectrochemical water splitting applications.

2. Modifications of the materials with various metal ions to enhance their activity.

3. Further modification using hydrogen evolution co-catalyst.

4. Physical characterizations of the semiconductor.

5. Electrochemical characterizations of the semiconductor through linear sweep voltammetry, and electrochemical impedance spectroscopy


Dr. Chinmoy Bhattacharya

Department of Chemistry