Synthesis V-doped ZnO Using Sonication Method

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Widiya Nur Safitri Anton Prasetyo Nur Aini


ZnO is one of the compounds widely used as a photocatalyst material which has a band gap of about 3.2 eV, as a results this material will work at ultraviolet area. Improvement the photocatalytic properties can be done by doped ZnO with vanadium. In this study, V-doped ZnO was synthesized using sonication method with dopant concentrations is 0%, 1%, 3%, and 5%. X-ray Diffraction (XRD) data showed that ZnO wurtzite was successfully crystalitized in P63mc space group. IR spectra of sample showed the specific vibration mode at ~440 cm-1 which related to the stretching vibration mode of Zn-O.

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SAFITRI, Widiya Nur; PRASETYO, Anton; AINI, Nur. Synthesis V-doped ZnO Using Sonication Method. Proceedings of the International Conference on Green Technology, [S.l.], v. 9, n. 1, p. 26-28, jan. 2019. ISSN 2580-7099. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 20 nov. 2019.


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