A nine-fold enhancement of visible-light photocatalytic hydrogen production of g-C3N4 with TCNQ by forming a conjugated structure

Fengzhi Wang, Weisheng Lei, Xinhua Pan, Bin Lu, Zhizhen Ye
2020 RSC Advances  
The 5% TCNQ-C3N4 exhibits optimal photoactivity with good stability, which is ascribed to synergistic effects via intermolecular interaction between TCNQ and g-C3N4, with improved optical absorption and promoted separation of photoinduced carriers.
doi:10.1039/c9ra10819j fatcat:nom7xipt3jayresjmzkz664vva