Table 1: Crystalline and porous properties of CdIn2S4 prepared at different temperatures.

Temperature (°C) (nm)Pore sizeb (nm)Surface areac (m2g−1)Pore volumed (cm3g−1)

5005.413.536.10.15
6008.413.534.50.15
70014.213.633.50.15

values of the samples estimated by Scherrer formula; bBJH pore sizes determined from the nitrogen desorption branches; cBET surface areas determined from the nitrogen adsorption and desorption isotherm measurement; dpore volumes is the BJH desorption cumulative pore volume of pores.