Band gap engineered Nb2O5 thin films fabricated from sol-gel processed modified precursors for enhanced photocatalytic activity: A comparative study

Mohammad Danish; Ashutosh Pandey

Volume 3, Issue 5 , 2018, , Pages 328-334

  Reactions of niobium (V) ethoxide (1) with 2,4-pentanedione derivatives [3-Chloro-2,4-pentanedione, 1,1,1-Trifluoro-2, 4 pentanedione, 3,3-Dimethyl-2,4-pentanedione,] afforded heteroleptic niobium alkoxide complexes [Nb(OEt)4 (CH3COCHClCOCH3)](2), [Nb(OEt)4(CF3COCH2COCH3)] (3) and  [Nb(OEt)4(CH3COC(CH3)2COCH3)] ...  Read More