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dc.contributor.authorWang, Y.en
dc.contributor.authorHuang, L.en
dc.contributor.authorAi, L.en
dc.contributor.authorWang, M.en
dc.contributor.authorFan, Z.en
dc.contributor.authorJiang, J.en
dc.contributor.authorSun, H.en
dc.contributor.authorWang, S.en
dc.identifier.citationElectrochimica Acta, 2019; 318:966-976en
dc.description.abstractThe electronic properties of semiconducting electrocatalysts are of fundamental research interest and of great importance for oxygen evolution reaction (OER) from water splitting. Engineering the band levels is a promising route to design and fabricate nonprecious earth-abundant semiconducting electrocatalysts for OER. Herein, p-type semiconductor electrocatalysts of ultrathin nickel-cobalt inorganic-organic hydroxide hybrid nanobelts [CoₓNi₁₋ₓ(OH)(BzO)·H₂O, x = 0, 0.2, 0.5, 0.8, 1.0, BzO: benzoate] with favorable band structures are proposed. The CoxNi₁₋ₓ(OH)(BzO)·H₂O with the energetically favorable flat band level and well matched p-p junction exhibit remarkable OER performances in alkaline environment. The optimal Co₀.₈Ni₀.₂(OH)(BzO)·H₂O nanobelt electrocatalyst with nearly 4 nm in thickness achieves the superior OER performance, showing earlier onset potential (E(onset): 1.50 V vs RHE), smaller overpotential (η10: 319 mV) as well as significantly enhanced stability compared with those of IrO₂ reference (E(onset): 1.51 V vs RHE and η10: 343 mV) and most previously reported OER electrocatalysts. This electronic engineering strategy would provide a new insight to the fundamental understanding of underlying OER mechanism as well as open a new avenue to rational design of semiconducting electrocatalysts with high performances.en
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityYing Wang, Lan Huang, Lunhong Ai, Mei Wang, Zehui Fan, Jing Jiang, Hongqi Sun, Shaobin Wangen
dc.rights© 2019 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.en
dc.subjectOxygen evolution reaction; electrocatalysis; nickel; cobalt; nanobeltsen
dc.titleUltrathin nickel-cobalt inorganic-organic hydroxide hybrid nanobelts as highly efficient electrocatalysts for oxygen evolution reactionen
dc.typeJournal articleen
dc.identifier.orcidWang, S. [0000-0002-1751-9162]en
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