Direct electron transfer from photosystem II to hematite in a hybrid photoelectrochemical cell

Wangyin Wang, Zhiliang Wang, Qingjun Zhu, Guangye Han, Chunmei Ding, Jun Chen, Jian-Ren Shen, Can Li

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A hybrid photoanode integrating the cyanobacterial photosystem II (PSII) with a hematite film for water oxidation is constructed. Direct electron transfer from PSII to the excited Ti/Fe2O3 electrode occurs under light irradiation, resulting in a significant improvement of the photocurrent.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)16952-5
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number95
Publication statusPublished - Dec 11 2015
Externally publishedYes



  • Journal Article
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

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