Saving for a sunny day: The first thin-film deposition and UV/Vis absorption spectrum of InN-coated TiO2 nanoparticle films is reported. A broad absorption band, which appears in the ≈390-800 nm range (see spectrum) indicates an attractive possibility for solar energy-conversion applications.
- Indium nitride
- Sol-gel processes
- Titanium dioxide
- Visible absorption
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry