2013, Volume 2
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ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT FOCUS
ISSN: 2326-3040 (Print); EISSN: 2326-3059 (Online)
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ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT FOCUS is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed international research journal consolidating research activities in all experimental and theoretical aspects of energy and environment with an interdisciplinary approach. The research topics include the preparation and characterization of advanced functional materials and their utilization in various energy and environmental applications, to name a few; fuel cells, batteries, solar cells, light emitting diodes, solar cells, optoelectronic devices, thermoelectric, clean energy, bio-fuels and bio-refineries, supercapacitors, hydrogen energy (storage and generation), geothermal energy, nanogenerators, self-powered devices and systems, catalysis, biomass and bioenergy, static and dynamic energy conversion; energy efficiency and management, nuclear energy, fossil fuels, geothermal, wind energy, electrolysis, and photothermal devices, environmental science and technology (environmental chemistry, physics biology and engineering) including climate change, greenhouse gases and global warming, ecology, environmental toxicology, industrial wastewater and sewage treatment, geosciences, atmospheric, terrestrial and aquatic environments, pollution and environmental control, hazardous substances, radioactive contamination, noise pollution, effects of air, water, and soil contaminations on human health, environmental public health policies, soil environmental management and technologies, environmental policies, rules and regulations, conservation of natural resources, and all aspects of theoretical modeling related with energy and environment.

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Volume 2, Number 4 (December 2013) pp. 255-342

A SPECIAL ISSUE
A Special Issue on Photovoltaics, Solar Energy Materials and Technologies
Guest Editors: Gerardo S. Contreras-Puente and Gerko Oskam
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 255-256 (2013)
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ARTICLES
Optical Properties of Sensitized Zinc Oxide Nanorods Electrochemically Prepared
C. J. Pereyra, R. E. Marotti, G. Guerguerian, F. Elhordoy, L. Campo, L. I. Amy, D. L. Gau, F. Martín, D. Leinen,
J. R. Ramos-Barrado, and E. A. Dalchiele

Energy Environ. Focus 2, 257-269 (2013)
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Performance of Porous, Nanocolumnar ZnO Electrodes Obtained at Low Temperature by Plasma-Enhanced
Chemical Vapor Deposition in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

A. G. Vega-Poot, M. Macias-Montero, A. Barranco, A. Borras, A. R. Gonzalez-Elipe, G. Oskam, and J. A. Anta
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 270-276 (2013)
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Preparation and Characterization of Rare-Earth Doped Zinc Oxide Thin Films
A. Elfakir, A. Tiburcio Silver, I. Soumahoro, A. Belayachi, A. Douayar, and M. Abd-Lefdil
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 277-279 (2013)
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Influence of TiO2 Film Thickness on the Performance of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Relation Between Optimum
Film Thickness and Electron Diffusion Length

Renán Escalante, Rodrigo García-Rodríguez, Beatriz E. Heredia-Cervera, Miguel A. Aguilar-Frutis, Nikté Gómez-Ortíz,
Julio Villanueva-Cab, and Gerko Oskam

Energy Environ. Focus 2, 280-286 (2013)
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Morphological and Optical Studies of Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Deposited by Spin Coating on Various Substrates
Wafa Naffouti, Ahmed Mehdi, Tarek Ben Nasr, and Najoua Kamoun-Turki
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 287-290 (2013)
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Laser Scribing of SnO2:F Thin Films with a 532 nm Nd:YAG Pulsed Laser for Photovoltaic Applications
D. Jimenez-Olarte, O. Vigil-Galan, and G. Contreras-Puente
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 291-293 (2013)
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Thermally Stimulated Current in Sprayed Cu2ZnSnS4 Thin Films
Maykel Courel, O. Vigil-Galán, D. Jiménez-Olarte, M. Espindola-Rodriguez, and E. Saucedo
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 294-298 (2013)
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Using Thin Films of Rutile-Phase TiO2 Nanoparticles as Photoactive Material in Metal-Semiconductor Structures
with Low Thermal Processing

Joel Molina, Carlos Zuniga, Eunice Mendoza, Jose-Luis Sanchez-Salas, Edmundo Gutierrez, and Erick R. Bandala
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 299-306 (2013)
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Preparation and Characterization of Photocatalytic TiO2 Coatings on Glass Substrates
E. Ramírez-Morales, G. Pérez Hernández, J. Pantoja-Enriquez, A. S. López-Rodríguez, P. Sifuentes-Gallardo,
M. A. Hernández-Rivera, M. G. Garnica-Romo, C. Ricardez-Jiménez, and L. L. Díaz-Flores

Energy Environ. Focus 2, 307-310 (2013)
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Theoretical Study of Current Density Behavior in ZnO/InGaN/GaN Solar Cell Heterostructures
M. Alonso-Rodríguez, A. Del Ángel-Lara, J. Hernández-Torres, L. García-González, T. Hernández-Quiroz, M. López-López,
G. Contreras-Puente, G. Santana-Rodríguez, R. Mendoza-Pérez, and L. Zamora-Peredo

Energy Environ. Focus 2, 311-314 (2013)
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Effects of Capping and Intrinsic Layers on Current Density in PIN and NIP GaN/InGaN/GaN Solar Cells
A. Del Ángel-Lara, M. Alonso-Rodríguez, T. Hernandez-Quiroz, J. Hernández-Torres, L. García-González, M. López-López,
G. Contreras-Puente, G. Santana-Rodrígez, R. Mendoza-Pérez, and L. Zamora-Peredo

Energy Environ. Focus 2, 315-319 (2013)
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Bi-Layers Front Contacts Deposition for Solar Cells with Superstrate Structure from Commercial Conducting Glass
Osvaldo Vigil-Galán, Daniel Jiménez-Olarte, Gerardo Contreras-Puente, and Maykel Courel-Piedrahita
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 320-325 (2013)
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Low Cost Solarimetric Station with Solar Resource Calculation Based on Arduino Microcontroller and Web Platform
Oscar H. Salinas, P. J. Sebastian, Angel Estrada, and Martha E. Luna Ortíz
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 326-330 (2013)
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Table of Contents to Volume 2, Numbers 1-4, 2013
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 331-333 (2013)
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Author Index to Volume 2, Numbers 1-4, 2013
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 334-339 (2013)
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Subject Index to Volume 2, Numbers 1-4, 2013
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 340-342 (2013)
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Volume 2, Number 3 (September 2013) pp. 171-253

ARTICLES
Comparative Study of Vapor Pressure Prediction Methods for Alcohol-Gasoline Blends
Muhammad Muneeb Anwar, Faheem A. Sheikh, and Hern Kim
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 171-175 (2013)
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Graphene-Like-Nanocarbon-Polyaniline Composite as Supercapacitor
Anupama Joshi, Arvind Kumar, P. S. Alegaonkar, and Suwarna Datar
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 176-180 (2013)
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Calorimetric Study of Crystallization Kinetics in Glassy Se80Te20 and Se80Te10M10 (M = Cd, In, Sb) Alloys
N. Chandel and N. Mehta
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 181-187 (2013)
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Significant Enhancement in Removal of Methyl Orange from Aqueous Solution in the Presence of
Rhodamine B Using Ag3PO4 Photocatalyst

Liye Li, Mohammed Ashraf Gondal, Jiangbo Sun, Kai Shen, and Xiaofeng Chang
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 188-194 (2013)
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Multi-Walled Carbon-Nanotube Based Flexible Piezoelectric Films with Graphene Monolayers
Sankha Banerjee, Rajesh Kappera, K. A. Cook-Chennault, and Manish Chhowalla
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 195-202 (2013)
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Preparation, Characterization and Photocatalytic Activity of ZnO and Mn Doped ZnO Nanoparticles
Sushil Kumar Kansal and Prerna
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 203-207 (2013)
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Photocatalytic Study of a Xanthene Dye Derivative, Phloxine B in Aqueous Suspension of TiO2:
Adsorption Isotherm and Decolourization Kinetics

Niyaz A. Mir, A. Khan, K. Umar, and M. Muneer
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 208-216 (2013)
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Enhancement the Conversion Efficiency of the Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Using Novel Ca-Doped
TiO2 Nanofibers

Moaaed Motlak, Nasser A. M. Barakat, M. Shaheer Akhtar, A. M. Hamza, Ahmed Taha, O-Bong Yang, and
Hak Yong Kim

Energy Environ. Focus 2, 217-221 (2013)
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Electrical and Optical Transient Behavior of n-GaN Metal-Semiconductor-Metal (MSM) Photodetector
Z. Muhammad, T. Munir, and S. Naseem
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 222-226 (2013)
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Fabrication, Characterization and Photoconducting Behaviour of Mesoporous ZnO, TiO2 and TiO2/ZnO
Bilayer System: Comparative Study

Mamta Rani and S. K. Tripathi
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 227-234 (2013)
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Li4Ti5O12 Modified LiMn2O4 Hollow Microspheres as High Rate Cathode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries
Huaqi Yin, Wei Liu, Mingzhe Gu, Shaomin Ji, and Jun Liu
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 235-239 (2013)
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COMMUNICATION
Methanol Solvothermal Route to Crystallize CeO2 from (NH4)2Ce(NO3)6
Kunfeng Chen and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 240-243 (2013)
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Electrochemical Oxidation Route to Carbon Nanotubes with Enhanced Pseudocapacitance
Fei Liu and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 244-246 (2013)
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High Temperature Large Single Crystal Growth System: Controllable Phase Transformation via
Kinetic Strategies

Congting Sun and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 247-249 (2013)
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Chemical Synthesis of LiMn2O4 and LiMn1.53Ni0.47O3.67 for Lithium-Ion Battery Anodes
Kunfeng Chen, Ailaura C. Donahoe, Young Dong Noh, Sridhar Komarneni, Keyan Li, Liqiu Wang, and
Dongfeng Xue

Energy Environ. Focus 2, 250-253 (2013)
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Volume 2, Number 2 (June 2013) pp. 91-170

ARTICLES
Current Transportation Mechanism in Schottky Type Solar Cell Fabricated with Quasi Type-II CdSe/CdS
Core/Shell Nanocomposite

Rhituraj Saikia, P. K. Kalita, and P. Datta
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 91-96 (2013)
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Hydrogen Storage on Al10Li8 Cluster and Its Assembled Materials
Yanqi Wu, Yantao Pang, Gang Chen, H. Mizuseki, and Y. Kawazoe
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 97-100 (2013)
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Glutathione Coated Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles: A Promising Material for Pesticide Detection
Amit Kumar, Sumitra Arora, Navin Mogha, Salem S. Al-Deyab, Z. A. Ansari, and S. G. Ansari
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 101-107 (2013)
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Facile Preparation of Nitrogen Doped Carbon Nanotubes as Anode for High Performance Lithium Ion Batteries
Bin Yao, Zhaojun Ding, Jinkui Feng, Jianxin Zhang, Yun Tian, and Longwei Yin
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 108-111 (2013)
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Electrochemical Properties and Electrochromic Behaviors of the Sol-Gel Derived Tungsten Trioxide Thin Films
Huige Wei, Xingru Yan, Qiang Wang, Shijie Wu, Yuanbing Mao, Zhiping Luo, Haoran Chen, Luyi Sun, Suying Wei,
and Zhanhu Guo

Energy Environ. Focus 2, 112-120 (2013)
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Dehydrogenation Behavior of NbF5, NbCl5, and Nb2O5 Catalyzed NaAlH4
Sami Ullah Rather and Jae Hyeok Shim
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 121-125 (2013)
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Humidity Sensor Based on Synthesized WO3-SnO2 Nanocomposites
Akash Roy, N. K. Pandey, Vandana Shakya, and Alok Kumar
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 126-132 (2013)
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Enhancement of Mass Transfer Rate and Diminution of the Power Consumption of Copper Cementation
Using Electromagnetic Field

O. A. Fadali, E. E. Ebrahiem, T. E. Farrag, M. S. Mahmoud, M. Obaid, and A. M. Nasser Barakat
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 133-138 (2013)
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Kinetics of Dye Destruction Using Electrochemically Synthesized Sunlight Active N-Doped and
C and N Co-Doped TiO2 Nanotubular Photocatalysts

Rajini P. Antony, Tom Mathews, Jobha A. Johnson, D. Nandagopala Krishna, S. Dash, and A. K. Tyagi
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 139-148 (2013)
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Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube/Alumina Composite: Synthesis, Characterization and Its Promising
Application for Ammonia Detection

Sakshi Sharma, Shahir Hussain, K. Sengupta, and S. S. Islam
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 149-156 (2013)
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NO2 Gas Sensing Properties of In2O3 Thin Films Prepared by Pulsed D.C Magnetron Sputtering Technique
Nisha R., K. N. Madhusoodanan, Sreejith Karthikeyan, Arthur E. Hill, and Richard D. Pilkington
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 157-162 (2013)
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Synthesis and Characterization of Titania Nanoparticles for the Photocatalytic Degradation of 2-Chlorophenol
S. K. Kansal and N. Kaur
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 163-167 (2013)
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COMMUNICATION
Rapid Route to CeO2 Nanoparticles from (NH4)2Ce(NO3)6
Kunfeng Chen and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 168-170 (2013)
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Volume 2, Number 1 (March 2013) pp. 1-89

REVIEWS
Colloidal Heterostructured Nanocrystals for Solar Energy Conversion Applications
Xinheng LI, Longzhu Zhang, Huanling Song, and Lingjun Chou
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 1-17 (2013)
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Organosilane Surfactant-Directed Synthesis of Mesoporous Zeolites
Hongchuan Xin, Xiangping Li, Lei Chen, Yan Huang, Guiru Zhu, and Xuebing Li
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 18-40 (2013)
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ARTICLES
Microwave-Hydrothermal Synthesis of Mn3O4 as Electrode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries and
Supercapacitors

Kunfeng Chen, Young Dong Noh, Shudong Lin, Jun Liu, Yichun Zhou, Sridhar Komarneni, and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 41-45 (2013)
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X-Ray Crystallography and Thermolysis of Halide Salts of 2,4,6-Trimethylaniline, Part: 90
M. Kapoor, P. Srivastava, I. P. S. Kapoor, G. Singh, and Roland Fröhlich
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 46-50 (2013)
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Synthesis of K2 - xMn8O16 Nanowires for Swift Removal of Congo Red
Junshu Wu, Hongyi Li, and Jinshu Wang
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 51-56 (2013)
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Nanostructured LiNi0.5Mn1.5O4 Thin Films Prepared by Low-Temperature Pulsed Laser Deposition
for Microbatteries

Hui Xia, Yadong Wang, and Li Lu
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 57-62 (2013)
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Facile Synthesis of FeSn2 Alloy Nanoparticles as Anode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries
Yanling Wan, Jun Liu, Chunping Liu, Shaomin Ji, and Yichun Zhou
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 63-67 (2013)
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Synthesis of LiNi0.5Mn1.5O4 Nano- and Micropolyhedra via Sol-Gel Method and Their Application for
Li-Ion Batteries

Wei Liu, Jun Liu, Yanling Wan, Shaomin Ji, and Yichun Zhou
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 68-72 (2013)
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Synthesis, Characterization and Photocatalytic Activity of Visible Light Induced Ni-Doped TiO2
M. M. Haque, A. Khan, K. Umar, Niyaz A. Mir, M. Muneer, T. Harada, and M. Matsumura
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 73-78 (2013)
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Hierarchical m-BiVO4 Microdendrites: Hydrothermal Template-Free Crystallization and Their Primary
Visible-Light Photocatalyst Application

Jian Wang, Jun Liu, Hongbo Xu, Shaomin Ji, Jing Wang, and Xiaoxi Tian
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 79-84 (2013)
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Nanoindentation Studies of Metal Organic Vapor Phase Epitaxy Grown Ge/Si Heterostructures
P. Joice Sophia, D. Arivuoli, G. Attolini, M. Bosi, E. Buffagni, C. Ferrari, and F. Rossi
Energy Environ. Focus 2, 85-89 (2013)
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Volume 1, Number 2 (December 2012) pp. 83-153


REVIEW
Recent Advances in Cobalt-Based Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis for Synfuels Production
P. K. Bose, N. Paitya, S. Bhattacharya, D. De, S. Saha, K. M. Chatterjee, S. Pahari, and K. P. Ghatak
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 83-92 (2012)
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ARTICLES
Flexible Composite Electrodes Upon Aerogel Derived Graphene Paper Towards Lithium-Ion Batteries
Fei Liu and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 93-98 (2012)
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Catalytic Hydrogenolysis of Xylitol Aqueous Solution Over Ni-La/AC Catalysts
Weiqiang Yu, Fang Lu, Yanliang Yang, Junjie Zhang, Jin Gao, Feng Wang, and Jie Xu
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 99-104 (2012)
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Decorating of Manganese Oxide Nanowires with Tin Oxide for Li-Ion Battery Anode
Fei Liu, Jun Liu, and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 105-108 (2012)
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Ligand-Assisted Rational Crystallization of CuO Nanocrystals and Their Electrochemical Performances
Kunfeng Chen, Jun Liu, and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 109-118 (2012)
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Metal Surface Corrosion: A General Way to Engineering Metal Oxide Films
Junshu Wu and Jinshu Wang
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 119-124 (2012)
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Hydrothermal Carbons Derived from Wild Wormwood as Promising Electrode Materials for Supercapacitors
Pai Lu and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 125-130 (2012)
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Manganese Oxides Prepared with Various Alcohols and Their Application in Supercapacitors
Yuanjian Zhang, Congting Sun, and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 131-136 (2012)
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Poly(vinyl pyrrolidone)-Assisted Hydrothermal Synthesis of Parallelepiped MgCO3
Jian Wang, Hongbo Xu, Sanmao Chang, Xiaoshun Zhang, Xiaoxi Tian, and Xiaojun Jiang
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 137-143 (2012)
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Low-Temperature Calcination Conversion of Ultrasonically Precipitated Hydroxide to NiCo2O4 Powders
for Supercapacitor Applications

Pai Lu and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 144-148 (2012)
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Table of Contents to Volume 1, Numbers 1-2, 2012
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 149-150 (2012)
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Author Index to Volume 1, Numbers 1-2, 2012
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 151-152 (2012)
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Subject Index to Volume 1, Numbers 1-2, 2012
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 153 (2012)
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Volume 1, Number 1 (September 2012) pp. 1-81


EDITORIAL
Welcome to the Energy and Environment Focus
Editors-in-Chief: Ahmad Umar
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 1-3 (2012)
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REVIEWS
MnO2 for the Electrode Materials of Supercapacitors
Yuanjian Zhang and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 4-18 (2012)
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Advanced Nanostructured Cathode and Anode Materials for High-Performance Li-Ion Batteries
Jun Liu, Yanling Wan, Wei Liu, Jinbing Wang, Yichun Zhou, and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 19-38 (2012)
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ARTICLES
Persistent Photocatalytic Degradation of NO Over Pt/TiO2 - xNy-Based Photocatalysts
Huihui Li, Shu Yin, Yuhua Wang, Qiang Dong, Chongshen Guo, and Tsugio Sato
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 39-44 (2012)
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Mild Synthesis Route to Nanostructured -MnO2 for Supercapacitors
Yuanjian Zhang and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 45-49 (2012)
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Synthesis of Cu2O Nanocrystals and Cu2O/Graphene Composite Paper for Lithium-Ion Battery Anode
Materials

Kunfeng Chen, Jun Liu, and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 50-56 (2012)
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Simulation Studies on GaN/InGaN Based Multi Quantum Well Light Emitting Diode for Reducing
Efficiency Droop by Imposing Improved Si-Doped Barrier Model

Dipika Robidas and D. Arivuoli
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 57-63 (2012)
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Effect of Thermal Annealing on the Band Gap of MgxZn1 - xO Thin Films
Keyan Li, Pengcheng Yan, and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 64-69 (2012)
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PVP-Assisted Hydrothermal Synthesis of Needlelike Microtubes Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6: An Efficient Precursor
to ZnO

Jian Wang, Hongbo Xu, Xiaoxi Tian, Dan Wang, Xiaojun Jiang, and Lin Chen
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 70-75 (2012)
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Synthesis of Nb3O7(OH) Porous Structures and Their Application in Aqueous-Phase Photocatalysis
Junshu Wu, Jinshu Wang, Hongyi Li, Zhifei Li, and Dongfeng Xue
Energy Environ. Focus 1, 76-81 (2012)
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