Self-cleaning materials for sustainable buildings : rare-earth ions modified titania photocatalyst
Chuah, Lawrence Hong Kai
Date of Issue2008
School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
To synthesize nanosized TiO2 via a modified sol-gel method and dope it with 3 different RE ions (terbium Tb3+, europium Er3+, and erbium Eu3+). To spin-coat the doped TiO2 sol-gel onto glass slides and evaluate its efficiency in degrading salicylic acid in UV light. [4th Award]
Student Research Poster
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