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2012 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 9-13, 2012 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Lara A. Estroff, Jun Liu, Kornelius Nielsch, Kazumi Wada

Symposium U : Materials for Catalysis in Energy

2012-04-10   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

De-en Jiang, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Harold H. Kung, Northwestern University
Rongchao Jin, Carnegie Mellon University
Robert M. Rioux, The Pennsylvania State University
U2: Catalytic Materials for Solar Fuels II
Session Chairs
Robert Rioux
Tuesday PM, April 10, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3024

2:30 AM - *U2.1
Water Splitting on Transition Metal Oxynitrides

Kazunari Domen 1

1The University of Tokyo Tokyo Japan

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3:00 AM - U2.2
Photoelectrochemical Synchrotron Studies on Metal Oxides for Solar Hydrogen Applications

Artur Braun 1 Debajeet K Bora 1 2 Edwin C Constable 2 Zhi Liu 3 Jinghua Guo 3 Kevin Sivula 4 Thomas Graule 1 Michael Graetzel 4

1Empa Duuml;bendorf Switzerland2University of Basel Basel Switzerland3Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA4EPFL Lausanne Switzerland

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3:15 AM - U2.3
High Efficiency Solar Water Splitting with Hematite-ETA Host/Guest Heterostructure

Jeremie Brillet 1 Morgan Stefik 1 Kaupo Kukli 2 Kevin Sivula 1 Markku Leskela 2 Michael Graetzel 1 Nicolas Tetreault 1

1EPFL Lausanne Switzerland2University of Helsinki Helsinki Finland

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3:30 AM - U2.4
How to Boost the Efficiency of CO2 Photoreduction by Using Bimetallic Catalyst Nanoparticles

Teresa Andreu 1 Andres Parra 1 Cristian Fabrega 1 Maria Ibanez 2 Raquel Nafria 1 Andreu Cabot 1 2 Joan R. Morante 1 2

1Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC) Sant Adriagrave; del Besograve;s Spain2University of Barcelona Barcelona Spain

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3:45 AM - U2.5
Highly Efficient CoPi-Catalyzed Thin Film BiVO4 Photoanodes

Fatwa Firdaus Abdi 1 Roel van de Krol 1

1Delft University of Technology Delft Netherlands

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4:00 AM -
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4:30 AM - *U2.6
Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production by Utilizing Solar Energy Roles of Cocatalysts in Photocatalysis

Can Li 1

1State Key Laboratory of Catalysis, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Dalian National Laboratory Clean Energy Dalian China

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5:00 AM - U2.7
Artificial Photosynthesis - Use of a Ferroelectric Photocatalyst

Steve Dunn 1 Matt Stock 2

1Queen Mary, University of London London United Kingdom2Cranfield University Cranfield United Kingdom

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5:15 AM - U2.8
Copper Tungstate (CuWO4)-Based Materials for Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Production

Nicolas Gaillard 1 Yuancheng Chang 1 Artur Braun 1 2 Alexander DeAngelis 1 Jess Kaneshiro 1

1University of Hawaii Honolulu USA2Laboratory for High Performance Ceramics, Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology Duuml;bendorf Switzerland

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5:30 AM - U2.9
Photoelectrochemical Investigation and Electronic Structure of a New Class of p-type Semiconductor Materials for Photocathode in Photoelectrochemical Cell

Upendra A Joshi 1 Paul A Maggard 1

1North Carolina State University Raleigh USA

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5:45 AM - U2.10
Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation Using Heterojunction Oxide Semiconductor/Electrocatalyst Electrodes

Tae H Jeon 1 Sung K Choi 2 Hye W Jeong 3 Hyunwoong Park 1 2 3

1Kyungpook National University Daegu Republic of Korea2Kyungpook National University Daegu Republic of Korea3Kyungpook National University Daegu Republic of Korea

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U1: Catalytic Materials for Solar Fuels I
Session Chairs
Harold Kung
Tuesday AM, April 10, 2012
Moscone West, Level 3, Room 3024

9:30 AM - *U1.1
Co Oxide Core - Silica Shell Constructs for Artificial Photosynthesis

Heinz M Frei 1

1Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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10:00 AM - U1.2
CO2 Direct Conversion to Organic Materials with Light and Water by AlGaN/GaN Photo-Electrode

Masahiro Deguchi 1 Satoshi Yotsuhashi 1 Hiroshi Hashiba 1 Yuji Zenitani 1 Reiko Hinogami 1 Yuka Yamada 1 Kazuhiro Ohkawa 2

1Panasonic Corporation Kyoto Japan2Tokyo University of Science Tokyo Japan

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10:15 AM - U1.3
Vanadium-Doped In and Sn Sulphides: Photocatalysts Able to Use the Whole Visible Light Spectrum

Raquel Lucena 1 Fernando Fresno 1 Pablo Palacios 2 Yohanna Seminovski 2 Perla Wahnon 2 Jose C. Conesa 1

1CSIC Madrid Spain2Universidad Politeacute;cnica de Madrid Madrid Spain

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10:30 AM - U1.4
Durable Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting on p-GaInP2 via Surface Nitridation

Heli Wang 1 Adam Welch 1 John A Turner 1

1NREL Golden USA

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10:45 AM - U1.5
Doped Hematite Nano-particles for Bottom-up Solar Water-splitting Photoanode Preparation

Maurin Cornuz 1 Morgan M Stefik 1 Kevin Sivula 1 Michael Graetzel 1

1Eacute;cole Polytechnique Feacute;deacute;rale de Lausanne Lausanne Switzerland

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - *U1.6
Molecular Materials for Solar Energy Applications

Wenbin Lin 1

1Univ of North Carolina Chapel Hill USA

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12:00 PM - U1.7
Nanostructured Photocatalytic Metal Oxides with High Porosity Prepared by Low Energy Ion Irradiation

Gregory De Temmerman 1 Matthew Baldwin 2 Russel Doerner 2 Laurent Marot 3 Richard van de Sanden 1 4

1FOM Institute for Plasma Physics Nieuwegein Netherlands2University of California at San Diego San Diego USA3University of Basel Basel Switzerland4Eindhoven University of Technology Eindhoven Netherlands

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12:15 PM - U1.8
Nanostructured Materials as Efficient Oxygen Evolution Catalysts

Feng Jiao 1 Venkata Bharat Ram Boppana 1 Seif Yusuf 1

1University of Delaware Newark USA

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12:30 PM - U1.9
500-h Stability for Hydrogen Generation by Photoelectrolysis of Water Using GaN

Wataru Ohara 1 Daisuke Uchida 1 Tomoe Hayashi 1 Momoko Deura 1 Kazuhiro Ohkawa 1

1Tokyo University of Science Tokyo Japan

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12:45 PM - U1.10
Structure and Dynamics of III-V Electrode/Water Interfaces for Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Production

Brandon Wood 1 Tadashi Ogitsu 1 Woon-Ih Choi 1 Eric Schwegler 1

1Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Livermore USA

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