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Optical sensors Photocatalytic studies

1981 …2020

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Research Output

3D printed O2 indicators

Mills, A., Yusufu, D. & Han, R., 25 May 2020, (Accepted) In : The Analyst.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Absorption and Destruction of Methylene Blue by Semiconductor Photocatalysis

Mills, A. & O'Rourke, C., 2011, In : Green. 1, p. 105-113, Impact Factor: 8.0 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ACID ENHANCEMENT EFFECT IN THE CLEAN OXIDATION OF TOLUENES PHOTOCATALYZED BY TIO2

Worsley, D., Mills, A., Smith, K. & Hutchings, M. G., 1995, In : Chemical Communications. 1, p. 1119-1120 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

A Colourimetric Vacuum Air-Pressure Indicator

Yusufu, D. & Mills, A., 21 Oct 2019, In : The Analyst. 144, 20, p. 5947-5952

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

A comparative study of three techniques for determining photocatalytic activity

Evans, J., Mantke, S., Mills, A., Robinson, A. & Sheel, D. W., 20 May 2007, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 188, 2-3, p. 387-391 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

A Comparison of the Potential Capability of SFS, SPS and HVSFS for the Production of Photocatalytic Titania Coatings

Robinson, B., Tabecki, A., Paul, S., Shi, G., Mills, A., Parkin, I. P., Darr, J. A. & de Villiers Lovelock, H. L., Jan 2017, In : Journal of Thermal Spray Technology. 26, 1, p. 161-172

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

A comprehensive aerosol spray method for the rapid photocatalytic grid area analysis of semiconductor photocatalyst thin films

Kafizas, A., Mills, A. & Parkin, I. P., 2010, In : Analytica Chimica Acta. 663, p. 69-76, Impact Factor: 4.5 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Action Spectra in Semiconductor Photocatalysis

Lee, S-K., Mills, A. & O'Rourke, C., 30 Jun 2017, In : Chemical Society Reviews. 46, p. 4877-4984 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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21 Citations (Scopus)
173 Downloads (Pure)

Action Spectra of P25 TiO2 and a visible light absorbing, carbon-modified titania in the photocatalytic degradation of stearic acid

Quesada Cabrera, R., Mills, A. & O'Rourke, C., 2014, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 150-151, p. 338-344, Impact Factor: 7.4 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)
34 Citations (Scopus)

Adams Metal Oxide Catalysts for Solar Driven Water Splitting

Browne, M. P., O'Rourke, C., Wells, N. & Mills, A., 12 Mar 2018, In : ChemPhotoChem. 2, 3, p. 293-299 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Additivity of Substituent Effects on the Visible Absorption of some Heteroarylazo Compounds: The Influence of Solvent

Hutchings, M. G. & Mills, A., 2000, In : Dyes and Pigments. 47, p. 23-31 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption and photocatalytic and photosensitised bleaching of acid orange 7 on multilayer mesoporous films of TiO2

Mills, A., O'Rourke, C., Kalousek, V. & Rathousky, J., 2012, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 211/212, p. 182-187, Impact Factor: 4.5 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

A Flash Photolysis Study of Colloidal CdS

Mills, A., Williams, G. & Douglas, P., 1989, Reactions in Compartmentalised Liquids. Knoche, W. & Schomacker, R. (eds.). Springer, p. 135-143 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

A General-Purpose Colourimetric Air pressure Indicator

Mills, A. & Yusufu, D., 15 Nov 2019, In : Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A KINETIC-STUDY OF THE BLEACHING OF RHODAMINE-6G PHOTOSENSITIZED BY TITANIUM-DIOXIDE

Mills, A., Belghazi, A., Davies, R. H., Worsley, D. & Morris, S., 1994, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 79, p. 131-139 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Citations (Scopus)

Alkaline hydrolysis of trinitrotoluene, TNT

Mills, A., Seth, A. & Peters, G., 15 Sep 2003, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 5, 18, p. 3921-3927 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)
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7 Citations (Scopus)
222 Downloads (Pure)

ANALYSIS OF CHLORINE - OXYGEN GAS-MIXTURES

Mills, A. & Cook, A., 1987, In : Analyst. 112, p. 1289-1291 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Anatase thin films on glass from the chemical vapor deposition of titanium(IV) chloride and ethyl acetate

O'Neill, S. A., Clark, R. J. H., Parkin, I. P., Elliott, N. & Mills, A., 14 Jan 2003, In : Chemistry of Materials. 15, 1, p. 46-50 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

71 Citations (Scopus)

An intelligence ink for oxygen

Lee, S. K., Mills, A. & Lepre, A., 07 Sep 2004, In : Chemical Communications. 2004, 17, p. 1912-1913 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

An intelligence ink for photocatalytic films

Mills, A., Wang, J. S., Lee, S. K. & Simonsen, M., 07 Jun 2005, In : Chemical Communications. 2005, 21, p. 2721-2723 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Citations (Scopus)
22 Citations (Scopus)

An Investigation into the Optimum Thickness of Titanium Dioxide Thin Films Synthesized by Using Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Vapour Deposition for Use in Photocatalytic Water Oxidation

Hyett, G., Darr, J. A., Mills, A. & Parkin, I. P., 2010, In : Chemistry-a European Journal. 16, p. 10546-10552, Impact Factor: 5.7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

An O2 smart plastic film for packaging

Mills, A., Skinner, G., Bardin, J., Apedaile, A. & Lawrie, K., 2012, In : Analyst. 137, p. 106-112, Impact Factor: 4.1 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Anodic stripping voltammetry with photochemical preconcentration at nanocrystalline TiO2 films: Detection of Ag+ and Hg2+

Suarez, M. F., Mills, A., Egdell, R. G. & Compton, R. G., 2000, In : Electroanalysis. 12, 6, p. 413-419 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

A Novel, Fast-Responding, Indicator Ink for Thin Film Photocatalytic Surfaces

Mills, A., Hepburn, J. & McFarlane, M., 24 Jun 2009, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 1, 6, p. 1163-1165 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

A novel 'fizziness' indicator

Mills, A. & Skinner, G. A., 2011, In : Analyst. 136, p. 894-896, Impact Factor: 4.1 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

A novel reversible relative-humidity indicator ink based on methylene blue and urea

Mills, A., Grosshans, P. & Hazafy, D., 2010, In : Analyst. 135, p. 33-35, Impact Factor: 4.1 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

An overview of semiconductor photocatalysis

Mills, A. & LeHunte, S., 1997, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 108, p. 1-35 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2956 Citations (Scopus)

An overview of the methylene blue ISO test for assessing the activities of photocatalytic films

Mills, A., 2012, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 128, p. 144-149, Impact Factor: 7.4 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Citations (Scopus)

Antibacterial titania-based photocatalytic extruded plastic films

Ratova, M. & Mills, A., 2015, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 299, p. 159-165, Impact Factor: 2.5 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)
16 Citations (Scopus)

A Revised Disrupted Langmuir-Adsorption Model of Photocatalysis

Mills, A. & O'Rourke, C., 27 Aug 2015, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 119, 34, p. 19941-19946 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 Citations (Scopus)
179 Downloads (Pure)

A Simple, Inexpensive Method for the Rapid Testing of the Photocatalytic Activity of Self-cleaning Surfaces

Mills, A., Hepburn, J., Hazafy, D., O'Rourke, C., Krysa, J., Baudys, M., Zlamal, M., Bartkova, H., Hill, C. E., Winn, K. R., Simonsen, M. E., Sogaard, E. G., Pillai, S. C., Leyland, N. S., Fagan, R., Neumann, F., Lampe, C. & Graumann, T., 2013, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 272, p. 18-20, Impact Factor: 2.5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

A simple, novel method for preparing an effective water oxidation catalyst

Mills, A., Duckmanton, P. A. & Reglinski, J., 2010, In : Chemical Communications. 46, p. 2397-2398, Impact Factor: 6.8 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

A simple and low-cost method for the preparation of self-supported TiO2-WO3 ceramic heterojunction wafers

Makwana, N. M., Quesada-Cabrera, R., Parkin, I. P., McMillan, P. F., Mills, A. & Darr, J. A., 2014, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 2, p. 17602-17608, Impact Factor: 7.4 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

A smart adhesive 'consume within' (CW) indicator for food packaging

Mills, A., Yusufu, D. & Wang, C., 07 Dec 2019, In : Food Packing and Shelf Life. 22, 8 p., 100395.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

A smart ink for the assessment of low activity photocatalytic surfaces

Mills, A., O'Rourke, C. & Wells, N., 2014, In : Analyst. 139, p. 5409-5414, Impact Factor: 4.1 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

A solvent-based intelligence ink for oxygen

Mills, A. & Hazafy, D., 2008, In : Analyst. 133, 2, p. 213-218 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing Photocatalytic Activity Using Methylene Blue without Dye Sensitisation

Lee, S-K., Mills, A. & Wells, N., 01 Sep 2018, In : Catalysis Today. 313, p. 211-217 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
152 Downloads (Pure)
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3 Citations (Scopus)
154 Downloads (Pure)

Assessment of the Activity of Photocatalytic Paint Using a Simple Smart Ink Designed for High Activity Surfaces

Mills, A., O'Rourke, C., Lawrie, K. & Elouali, S., 2014, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 6, p. 545-552, Impact Factor: 6.7 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

A study of factors that change the wettability of titania films

Mills, A. & Crow, M., 2008, In : International Journal of Photoenergy. 2008, 470670.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

A study of new photocatalyst indicator inks

Mills, A. & McGrady, M., 25 Jan 2008, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 193, 2-3, p. 228-236 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Citations (Scopus)

Atmospheric pressure chemical vapour deposition of boron doped titanium dioxide for photocatalytic water reduction and oxidation

Carmichael, P., Hazafy, D., Bhachu, D. S., Mills, A., Darr, J. A. & Parkin, I. P., 2013, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics . 15, p. 16788-16794, Impact Factor: 4.5

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20 Citations (Scopus)
301 Downloads (Pure)