Enhanced photoelectrochemical performance of composite photovoltaic cells of Li+@C60–sulphonated porphyrin supramolecular nanoclusters

Kei Ohkubo, Yuki Kawashima, Hayato Sakai, Taku Hasobe, Shunichi Fukuzumi

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A photoelectrochemical solar cell composed of supramolecular nanoclusters of lithium encapsulated fullerene and zinc sulphonated meso-tetraphenylporphyrin exhibits significant enhancement in the photoelectrochemical performance as compared with the reference system containing only a single component.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4474-4476
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number40
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Apr 23

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry


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