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Title: Coaxial wires coax energy from water

Abstract

Inexpensive, earth-abundant photoabsorbers for solar water splitting have, so far, not demonstrated notable performance. Now, voltage gained from a coaxial heterojunction coupled with nanostructure-enhanced photocurrent results in Cu 2O photocathodes demonstrating benchmark water-splitting performance.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Fuel Cell Technologies Office (EE-3F)
OSTI Identifier:
1460616
Report Number(s):
NREL/JA-5900-71489
Journal ID: ISSN 2520-1158
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Nature Catalysis
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 1; Journal Issue: 6; Journal ID: ISSN 2520-1158
Publisher:
Springer Nature
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
08 HYDROGEN; electrocatalysis; photocatalysis

Citation Formats

Deutsch, Todd G. Coaxial wires coax energy from water. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1038/s41929-018-0095-4.
Deutsch, Todd G. Coaxial wires coax energy from water. United States. doi:10.1038/s41929-018-0095-4.
Deutsch, Todd G. Fri . "Coaxial wires coax energy from water". United States. doi:10.1038/s41929-018-0095-4.
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author = {Deutsch, Todd G.},
abstractNote = {Inexpensive, earth-abundant photoabsorbers for solar water splitting have, so far, not demonstrated notable performance. Now, voltage gained from a coaxial heterojunction coupled with nanostructure-enhanced photocurrent results in Cu2O photocathodes demonstrating benchmark water-splitting performance.},
doi = {10.1038/s41929-018-0095-4},
journal = {Nature Catalysis},
issn = {2520-1158},
number = 6,
volume = 1,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
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