Synthesis of CeO2/TiO2 core-shell Nanoparticles

CeO2/TiO2 코어-쉘 나노입자의 합성

  • Mun, Young Gil (Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Hanbat National University) ;
  • Park, Chang Woo (Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Hanbat National University) ;
  • Kim, Sang Hern (Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Hanbat National University)
  • 문영길 (한밭대학교 화학생명공학과) ;
  • 박장우 (한밭대학교 화학생명공학과) ;
  • 김상헌 (한밭대학교 화학생명공학과)
  • Received : 2017.09.20
  • Accepted : 2017.10.25
  • Published : 2017.12.30


In this study, $CeO_2/TiO_2$ nanoparticle with structure of core and shell was synthesized by growing $TiO_2$ onto the surface of $CeO_2$ according to hydrolysis of $Ti(SO_4)_2$. Reaction time, temperature, concentration of $CeO_2$ slurry, pH control of $Ti(SO_4)_2$ were optimized about synthesis of $CeO_2/TiO_2$ core-shell nanoparticle. It was found that optimal mole ratio range of $CeO_2:TiO_2$ was 1:0.2~1.1, the optimal concentration of $CeO_2$ slurry was 1 %, and the optimal reaction temperature was $50^{\circ}C$. The optimal concentration of $CeO_2$ slurry could be increased up to 10 % by adjusting the pH of $Ti(SO_4)_2$ to 1 using $NH_4OH$ and adding to $CeO_2$ slurry. If reaction was carried at $80^{\circ}C$ or higher, the separated $TiO_2$ particles were obtained instead of $CeO_2/TiO_2$ core-shell nanoparticles. The optimal reaction temperature was $50^{\circ}C$ at which good shaped core-shell structure of $CeO_2/TiO_2$ was obtained.


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