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2014 MRS Spring Meeting Logo2014 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 21-25, 2014 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Jose A. Garrido, Sergei V. Kalinin, Edson R. Leite, David Parrillo, Molly Stevens

Symposium D : Materials for Photoelectrochemical and Photocatalytic Solar-Energy Harvesting and Storage

2014-04-22   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Dunwei Wang, Boston College
Song Jin, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Juan Bisquert, Universitat Jaume I
Joel W. Ager III, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
D2: Metal Oxides for Solar Fuels - TiO2
Session Chairs
Joel W. Ager III
Tuesday PM, April 22, 2014
Westin, 2nd Floor, Metropolitan II

2:30 AM - *D2.01
Semiconductor Nanowires for Artificial Photosynthesis

Peidong Yang 1

1UC, Berkeley Berkeley USA

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3:00 AM - D2.02
Observation and Alternation of Surface States on Metal Oxide Photoelectrodes

Chun Du 1 Ming Zhang 1 Ji-Wook Jang 1 Yang Liu 1 Gang-Yu Liu 1 Dunwei Wang 1

1Boston College Chestnut Hill USA

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3:15 AM - *D2.03
TiO2 Nanotube Array Based Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

Peng Wang 1 Zhonghai Zhang 1

1KAUST Thuwal Saudi Arabia

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3:45 AM - D2.04
Nitrogen and Transition Metal Codoped Titania Nanotube Arrays for Visible Light Sensitive Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation

Tomiko M Suzuki 1 Gaku Kitahara 1 Takeo Arai 1 Yoriko Matsuoka 1 Takeshi Morikawa 1

1Toyota Central Ramp;D Labs, Inc. Nagakute, Aichi Japan

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4:00 AM - D2

4:30 AM - *D2.05
Rapid Flame Processing of Metal Oxides Photoanodes for Enhanced Solar Water-Splitting

In Sun Cho 1 Lili Cai 1 Manca Logar 1 Pratap M Rao 1 Chi Hwan Lee 1 Robert Sinclair 2 Fritz B. Prinz 1 Xiaolin Zheng 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Stanford University Stanford USA

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5:00 AM - D2.06
Atomic Level In-Situ Characterization of Metal/TiO2 Photocatalysts Under Light Irradiation in Water Vapor

Liuxian Zhang 1 Peter A. Crozier 1

1Arizona State University Tempe USA

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5:15 AM - D2.07
Cold Gas Sprayed Semiconductor-Based Electrodes for the Photo-Induced Water Oxidation

Iris Herrmann-Geppert 1 2 Thomas Emmler 2 Henning Gutzmann 1 Peter Bogdanoff 3 Thomas Dittrich 3 Thomas Klassen 1 2

1Helmut-Schmidt-University Hamburg Germany2Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht Geesthacht Germany3Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin Berlin Germany

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5:30 AM - D2.08
Highly-Efficient Capillary Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting Using Cellulose Nanofiber-Templated TiO2 Photoanodes

Zhaodong Li 1 Chunhua Yao 2 Yanhao Yu 1 Zhiyong Cai 2 Xudong Wang 1

1University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison USA2USDA Forest Service Madison USA

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D1: Overview of Solar Hydrogen Production by PEC
Session Chairs
Dunwei Wang
Tuesday AM, April 22, 2014
Westin, 2nd Floor, Metropolitan II

9:00 AM - *D1.01
III-V Surface Treatments and Catalysis for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

John A Turner 1

1National Renewable Energy Lab Golden USA

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9:30 AM - *D1.02
Critical Metrics and Fundamental Materials Challenges for Renewable Hydrogen Production Technologies

Eric Miller 1 Sara Dillich 1 Erika Sutherland 1 Katie Radolph 2 David Peterson 2 Chris Ainscough 2 Sarah Studer 1

1US Department of Energy Washington USA2US Department of Energy Golden USA

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10:00 AM - *D1.03
Materials for Efficient Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting: The U.S. Department of Energy PEC Working Group

Heli Wang 1 Eric L Miller 2

1NREL Golden USA2US Department of Energy Washington USA

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10:30 AM - D1.04
Stabilizing Si and GaAs Photoanodes for Water Oxidation with Thick TiO2

Shu Hu 1 2 Matthew Shaner 1 2 Joseph Beardslee 1 Bruce Brunschwig 2 3 Nathan S Lewis 1 2 3

1California institute of technology Pasadena USA2Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis Pasadena USA3California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA

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10:45 AM - D1.05
Artificial Photosynthesis from a Silicon Based Monolithic PV/PEC Device

Wilson Smith 1 Ibadillah A Digdaya 1 Lihao Han 2 Fatwa F Abdi 3 1 Bernard Dam 1 Miro Zeman 2 Arno HM Smets 2

1Delft University of Technology Delft Netherlands2Delft University of Technology Delft Netherlands3Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin Berlin Germany

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11:00 AM - D1

11:30 AM - *D1.06
Sunlight-Driven Hydrogen Formation by Membrane-Supported Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

Nathan S. Lewis 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA

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12:00 PM - D1.07
Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting Using Adapted Thin Film Silicon Tandem Junction Solar Cells

Felix Urbain 1 Karen Wilken 1 Oleksandr Astakhov 1 Vladimir Smirnov 1 Jan Philipp Becker 1 Friedhelm Finger 1 Uwe Rau 1 Jamp;#252;rgen Ziegler 2 Bernhard Kaiser 2 Wolfram Jaegermann 2

1Forschungszentrum Juelich GmbH Juelich Germany2Technical University of Darmstadt Darmstadt Germany

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12:15 PM - D1.08
High-Performance Silicon Photoanodes Passivated with Thin Ni Films for Water Splitting

Michael James Kenney 1 Ming Gong 1 Yanguang Li 1 Justin Wu 1 Ju Feng 1 Mario Lanza 1 Hongjie Dai 1

1Stanford Stanford USA

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12:30 PM - D1.09
Amorphous Si Thin Film Based Photocathode for Efficient Solar Hydrogen Production

Yongjing Lin 1 2 Corsin Battaglia 2 Mathieu Boccard 3 Zhibin Yu 2 Mark Hettick 2 1 Christophe Ballif 3 Joel Ager 1 Ali Javey 2 1

1Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Berkeley USA2University of California Berkeley Berkeley USA3Ecole Polytechnique federale de Lausanne Lausanne Switzerland

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2014-04-23   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Dunwei Wang, Boston College
Song Jin, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Juan Bisquert, Universitat Jaume I
Joel W. Ager III, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
D4: Metal Oxides for Solar Water Splitting - Hematite
Session Chairs
Jinhua Ye
Wednesday PM, April 23, 2014
Westin, 2nd Floor, Metropolitan II

2:30 AM - D4.01
Enhanced Photocatalytic Water Splitting by Plasmonic TiO2-Fe2O3 Co-Catalyst Under Visible Light Irradiation

Wei Hsuan Hung 1 Tzu-Ming Chien 1

1Feng Chia University Seatwen Taiwan

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2:45 AM - D4.02
TiO2/Hematite Core-Shell Hierarchical Nanosturctured Array for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

Jih-Sheng Yang 1 Jih-Jen Wu 1

1National Cheng Kung University Tainan Taiwan

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3:00 AM - D4.03
Mixed Metal Oxides on Hematite: Understanding the Nature of Heterojunctions and Surface Treatments Toward Enhanced Sunlight-Driven Water Splitting

Matthew T. Mayer 1 Ludmilla Steier 1 S. David Tilley 1 Michael Graetzel 1

1Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) Lausanne Switzerland

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3:15 AM - D4.04
Assessing the Optimal Temperature and Light Intensity for Water Splitting on Hematite Photoanodes

Xiaofei Ye 1 Jing Yang 1 2 Madhur Boloor 1 Nicholas A. Melosh 1 William C. Chueh 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Peking University Beijing China

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3:45 AM - D4

4:15 AM - D4.06
Flat Band Potential Engineering in Photoanodes for Solar Water Splitting

Beniamino Iandolo 1 Haixiang Zhang 2 Bjoern Wickman 1 Igor Zoric 1 Gavin Conibeer 2 Anders Hellman 1

1Chalmers University of Technology Gamp;#246;teborg Sweden2School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering, University of New South Wales Sydney Australia

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4:30 AM - D4.07
Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting with Solution-Deposited Hematite Thin Films and Coated Scaffolds

Ivan Garcia Torregrosa 1 2 Anthony J. Abel 1 Anjli M. Patel 1 Jason B. Baxter 1

1Drexel University Philadelphia USA2Delft University of Technology Delft Netherlands

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4:45 AM - D4.08
Effect of Surface Properties on Photocatalytic Water Oxidation with Hematite Electrodes

Omid Zandi 1 Thomas Hamann 1

1Michigan State University East Lansing USA

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5:00 AM - D4.09
Atomic Layer Epitaxy of Hematite on Indium Tin Oxide for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

Jonathan D Emery 1 Peijun Gao 2 Christian M Schlepuetz 1 Shannon C Riha 1 Robert PH Chang 2 Alex BF Martinson 1

1Argonne National Laboratory Lemont USA2Northwestern University Evanston USA

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5:15 AM - D4.10
Influence of Oxygen Plasma Treatment on the Electronic Structure and Photo-Electrochemical Properties of Iron Oxide Films for Solar Water Splitting Photoanodes

Yelin Hu 1 2 Florent Boudoire 1 3 Iris Hermann-Geppert 4 5 Peter Bogdanoff 6 Giuseppino Fortunato 7 Michael Graetzel 2 Artur Braun 1

1Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology Damp;#252;bendorf Switzerland2amp;#201;cole Polytechnique Famp;#233;damp;#233;rale de Lausanne Lausanne Switzerland3University of Basel Basel Switzerland4Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht Geesthacht Germany5Helmut-Schmidt University Hamburg Germany6Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin famp;#252;r Materialien und Energie Berlin Germany7Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology St. Gallen Switzerland

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5:30 AM - D4.11
pH-Dependence of Electrochemical Water Oxidation by Manganese Oxide and Iron Oxide Thin Films

Shima Haghighat 1 Jahan Dawlaty 1

1University of Southern California Los Angeles USA

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D5: Poster Session I
Session Chairs
Dunwei Wang
Wednesday PM, April 23, 2014
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 8-9

9:00 AM - D5.02
Vapor Phase Synthesis of Vertically Aligned SnSe Nanosheets

Xing-Hua Ma 1 Ki-Hyun Cho 1 Yun-Mo Sung 1

1Korea University Seoul Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - D5.03
Electrochemically Prepared Mo-Doped BiVO4 Photoanodes for Efficient Photoelctrochemical Water Splitting

Yiseul Park 1 Donghyeon Kang 2 Kyoung-Shin Choi 2

1Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST) Daegu Republic of Korea2University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison USA

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9:00 AM - D5.04
Fulvalene with Earth Abundant Elements

Hal Gokturk 1

1Ecoken San Francisco USA

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9:00 AM - D5.07
Flame Processing of TiO2 Nanowires to Improve Charge Transport and Transfer Properties for Efficient Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

Lili Cai 1 In Sun Cho 1 Manca Logar 1 2 Chi Hwan Lee 1 Apurva Mehta 3 Pratap M Rao 1 Fritz B Prinz 1 Xiaolin Zheng 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Jozef Stefan Institute Ljubljana Slovenia3SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory Menlo Park USA

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9:00 AM - D5.08
Photochemical Deposition of Ir Oxide Next to Robust Polynuclear ZrOCo Unit for Closing the Photosynthetic Cycle

Wooyul Kim 1 Beth McClure 1 Guangbi Yuan 1 Heinz Frei 1

1Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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9:00 AM - D5.10
Wurtzite ZnO-GaN Heterostructured Hollow Nanospheres for Photocatalytic Applications

Sumithra Sivadas Menon 1 B. Kuppulingam 1 K. Baskar 1 Shubra Singh 1

1Anna University Chennai India

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9:00 AM - D5.12
Flower-Like TiO2 / Nanorod RuO2 Hierarchical Structure and Its Application in Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

Wei-Hsiang Lin 1 Po-Chin Chen 1 2 Jen Chun Chou 1 Yu Shu Lin 1 Yin-Jie Pan 1 Jon-Yiew Gan 1 Hsin-Tien Chiu 2 Chi-Young Lee 1

1National Tsing Hua University Hsinchu Taiwan2National Chiao Tung University Hsinchu Taiwan

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9:00 AM - D5.14
CuSCN Pulsed Electrodeposition for Superfilling of ZnO Nanowire Array Electrodes

Ronen Gertman 1 2 Yaron Berger 1 Iris Visoly-Fisher 2 3

1Ben Gurion University Haifa Israel2Ben Gurion University Beamp;#8217;er Sheva Israel3Ben Gurion University Beamp;#8217;er Sheva Israel

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9:00 AM - D5.15
Correlating Atomic-Level Structure of Photoelectrode/Catalyst Interfaces with Photoelectrochemical Performance

Matthew T McDowell 1 2 Michael F Lichterman 1 2 Rui Liu 1 2 Jesus M Velazquez 1 2 Zhuangqun Huang 1 2 Joshua M Spurgeon 1 2 Bruce S Brunschwig 1 Nathan S Lewis 1 2

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA2California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA

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9:00 AM - D5.16
Clicked Ag/Au -BiVO4 Heterostructures for Photoelectrochemical Applications

Chandresh Kumar Rastogi 1 Arun Prakash Upadhay 2 Raj Ganesh S Pala 2 Sri Sivakumar 1 2 3 Jitendra Kumar 1

1Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Kanpur India2Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Kanpur India3Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Kanpur India

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9:00 AM - D5.17
Silicon Buried Junction Photocathodes for Hydrogen Evolution in Base

Matthew G Kast 1 3 Lisa J Enman 1 Nicholas Gurnon 1 4 3 Athavan Nadarajah 2 3 Shannon W Boettcher 1 2 3

1University of Oregon Eugene USA2University of Oregon Eugene USA3Center for Sustainable Materials Chemistry Corvallis USA4Solar World Hillsboro USA

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9:00 AM - D5.18
Anatase TiO2 Nanotube Arrays Having High Photocatalytic and Photovoltaic Performances by Anodization of Titanium in Mixed Viscous Solvents

Daeki Lee 1 Hyung-Bae Kim 1 Du-Jeon Jang 1

1Seoul National University Seoul Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - D5.19
Co-Catalyst Studies on Ta3N5 Photoanodes for Photoelectrochemical (PEC) Water Splitting

Ieva Narkeviciute 1 Blaise Pinaud 1 Thomas Jaramillo 1

1Stanford University Palo Alto USA

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9:00 AM - D5.20
Synthesis and Photocatalytic Performance of Bi2Fe4O9 Nanoparticles by PEG400-Assisted Sol-Gel Route

Wenhui Cao 1 Tong Tong 1 Jianguo Chen 1 Dengren Jin 1 Jinrong Cheng 1

1Shanghai University Shanghai China

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9:00 AM - D5.21
Enhanced Plasmon Induced Photonic Energy-Transfer Enhancement of Water Splitting by Photoelectrode of Metastructure with Titanium Oxide

Jeong Min Baik 1 Joonmo Park 1 Jihyun Kim 1 Hee Jun Kim 1

1Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology Ulsan Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - D5.24
Modified Sn Surfaces for the Electrochemical Reduction of CO2

Jeremy Feaster 1 Etosha Cave 1 Toru Hatsukade 1 David Abram 1 Kendra Kuhl 1 Chris Hahn 1 Thomas Francisco Jaramillo 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA

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9:00 AM - D5.25
Proton Transport at the Electrode-Electrolyte Interface: Implication to Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Production

Brandon C Wood 1 Woon Ih Choi 1 Eric R Schwegler 1 Tadashi Ogitsu 1

1LLNL Livermore USA

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9:00 AM - D5.26
Transition Metal Pyrites as Efficient Hydrogen Evolution Catalysts

Rafal Dziedzic 1 Matthew Scott Faber 1 Qi Ding 1 Song Jin 1

1University of WIsconsin-Madison Madison USA

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9:00 AM - D5.27
Discovering Ce-Rich Oxygen Evolution Catalysts, from High throughput Screening to Water Electrolysis

Joel Haber 1 Suho Jung 1 Dan Guevarra 1 Chengxiang Xiang 1 Slobodan Mitrovic 1 Christian Kisielowski 3 4 Eitan Anzenberg 5 4 Junko Yano 5 4 Jian Jin 2 4 John M. Gregoire 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA2Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA3Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA4Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA5Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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9:00 AM - D5.28
Mullite Structure-Based AB2O4 (A = Bi, Sm, Gd, La; B = Mn, Cr, Ni) Mixed Metal Oxides Prepared by Combinatorial Ink Jet Printing: Photoelectrochemical, Structural, and Optical Properties

Paul Newhouse 1 John Gregoire 1 Bruce Parkinson 2

1Caltech Pasadena, CA USA2University of Wyoming Laramie USA

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9:00 AM - D5.30
Atomic Layer Deposition of MnOx for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

Joaquin Resasco 1 Neil Dasgupta 1 Peidong Yang 1

1University of California Berkeley Berkeley USA

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9:00 AM - D5.31
Hydrogen Generation by Solar Water Splitting Using Vertical Aligned Nanorod Hematite Films Modified with WO3

Waldemir Moura Carvalho 1 Vinicius de Sousa 1 Flavio Leandro de Souza 1

1UFABC - Universidade Federal do ABC Santo Andre Brazil

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9:00 AM - D5.32
Structural Properties and Redox Level Alignment at Aqueous GaN and ZnO Interfaces

Neerav Kharche 1 Mark S. Hybertsen 2 James T. Muckerman 1

1Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton USA2Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton USA

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D3: Photocatalytic and Molecular Approach to Solar Fuels
Session Chairs
Juan Bisquert
Wednesday AM, April 23, 2014
Westin, 2nd Floor, Metropolitan II

9:30 AM - *D3.01
Water Splitting on Some (Oxy)Nitrides and (oxy)Chalcogenides

Kazunari Domen 1

1The University of Tokyo Tokyo Japan

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10:00 AM - D3.02
Photocatalytic Conversion of CO2 Over Layered Double Hydroxides (LDHs) in Water

Shoji Iguchi 1 Hirotaka Ishii 1 Kentaro Teramura 1 2 3 Saburo Hosokawa 1 2 Tsunehiro Tanaka 1 2

1Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University Kyoto Japan2Elements Strategy Initiative for Catalysts amp; Batteries (ESICB), Kyoto University Kyoto Japan3Precursory Research for Embryonic Science and Technology (PRESTO), JST Saitama Japan

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10:15 AM - D3.03
Preparation of Nitrogen-Doped Two-Dimensional Oxide Nanocrystals by Exfoliation of Layered Oxide and Its Photocatalytic Activity

Shintaro Ida 1 2 Shota Koga 1 Hidehisa Hagiwara 1 Tatsumi Ishihara 1

1Kyushu University Fukuoka Japan2JST-PRESTO Saitama Japan

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10:30 AM - *D3.04
Control of Surface/Interface Structures of Nano Metal/Semiconductors for Efficient Solar Chemical Conversion

Jinhua Ye 1 2 Hua Tong 2 Lequan Liu 1 Shuxin Ouyang 1 Naoto Umezawa 1 2

1National Institute for Materials Science Tsukuba Japan2Tianjin University Tianjin China

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11:00 AM - D3

11:30 AM - D3.05
Hydrogen Plasma Etching Induced Mesoporous Anatase TiO2 Single-Crystalline Nanobelts for Highly Efficient H2 Evolution

Feng Pan 1 2 Guoqin Xu 1 3 Wei Chen 1 3 4

1National University of Singapore Singapore Singapore2National University of Singapore Singapore Singapore3Institute of Materials Research and Engineering,A*STAR Singapore Singapore Singapore4National University of Singapore (Suzhou) Research Institute Singapore Singapore

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