Porous versus Compact Nanosized Fe(III)-Based Water Oxidation Catalyst for Photoanodes Functionalization.

  title={Porous versus Compact Nanosized Fe(III)-Based Water Oxidation Catalyst for Photoanodes Functionalization.},
  author={Michele Orlandi and Nicola Dalle Carbonare and Stefano Caramori and Carlo Alberto Bignozzi and Serena Berardi and Alberto Mazzi and Zakaria El Koura and Nicola Bazzanella and Nainesh Patel and Antonio Miotello},
  journal={ACS applied materials \& interfaces},
  volume={8 31},
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