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International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2006, Article ID 68248, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/IJP/2006/68248

Preparation of TiO2-nitrogen-doped photocatalyst active under visible light

Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Szczecin University of Technology, Pułaskiego 10, Szczecin 70-322, Poland

Received 16 February 2006; Revised 20 June 2006; Accepted 21 June 2006

Copyright © 2006 Beata Wawrzyniak 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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