Literature Review

  • John Callum AlexanderEmail author
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)


This chapter discusses the use of titanium dioxide as the active material in photo-electrochemical cells for the electrolysis of water, with the aim of producing a source of renewable hydrogen. Recent reports of sensitizing TiO2 to visible light using localized surface plasmon resonance (LSPR) on metal nanoparticles are discussed.


Gold Nanoparticles Schottky Barrier TiO2 Film Localize Surface Plasmon Resonance Water Splitting 
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