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ISRN Materials Science
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 682516, 7 pages
Electrolyte Concentration Effect of a Photoelectrochemical Cell Consisting of Nanotube Anode
1Department of Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Toledo, 2801 W Bancroft Street, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
2Department of Mechanical Engineering, California State Polytechnic University-Pomona, 3801 W Temple Avenue, Pomona, CA 91768, USA
3Center for Functional Nanomaterials, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY 11973, USA
Received 7 February 2013; Accepted 20 February 2013
Academic Editors: S. Kirihara and A. O. Neto
Copyright © 2013 Kai Ren et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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