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Optical sensors Photocatalytic studies

1981 …2020

Research output per year

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Research Output

2005

Thick titania films for semiconductor photocatalysis

Mills, A., Hill, G., Crow, M. & Hodgen, S., Jul 2005, In : Journal of Applied Electrochemistry. 35, 7-8, p. 641-653 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)
2004

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)

Detoxification of water by semiconductor photocatalysis

Lee, S. K. & Mills, A., 2004, In : Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry. 10, 2, p. 173-187 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Citations (Scopus)

Indicator for detecting a Photocatalyst

Mills, A. & Lee, S-K., Sep 2004, Patent No. WO 2004/080595 A1

Research output: Patent

Kinetics and mechanism of a macrocyclic chromium(III) complex oxidation to chromium(IV) by hexacyanoferrate(III) in strongly alkaline media

Chatlas, J., Impert, O., Katafias, A., Kita, P., Wrzeszcz, G., Eriksen, J., Monsted, O. & Mills, A., Sep 2004, In : Transition Metal Chemistry. 29, 6, p. 634-643 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Light-driven oxygen scavenging by titania/polymer nanocomposite films

Xiao-e, L., Green, A. N. M., Haque, S. A., Mills, A. & Durtant, J. R., 15 Mar 2004, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 162, 2-3, p. 253-259 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

136 Citations (Scopus)

Oxygen-Scavenging Packaging

Durrant, J., Mills, A. & Steinke, J. H. G., Jan 2004, Patent No. WO 2004/005424

Research output: Patent

Photocatalytically active gamma-WO3 films from the atmospheric pressure CVD of WOCl4 with ethyl acetate or ethanol

O'Neill, S., Parkin, I. P., Clark, R. J. H., Mills, A. & Elliott, N., Jun 2004, In : Chemical Vapor Deposition. 10, 3, p. 136 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

Photo-oxidation of water sensitized by TiO2 and WO3 in presence of different electron acceptors

Mills, A. & Valenzuela, M. A., Jun 2004, In : REVISTA MEXICANA DE FISICA. 50, 3, p. 287-296 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Semiconductores y fotocatálisis

Mills, A. & Valenzuela, A., 2004, In : Materiales Avanzadosm. 2, p. 19-22 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Semiconductor Photocatalysis

Mills, A. & Lee, S. K., 2004, Advanced Oxidation Processes for Water and Wastewater Treatment. Parkins, S. (ed.). IWA Publishing, p. 137-166 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The photo-oxidation of water by sodium persulfate, and other electron acceptors, sensitised by TiO2

Mills, A. & Valenzuela, M. A., 15 Jul 2004, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 165, 1-3, p. 25-34 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Citations (Scopus)

Visible Illustration of the Direct, Lateral and Remote Photocatalytic Destruction of Soot by Titania

Lee, S., McIntyre, S. & Mills, A., 20 Feb 2004, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 162, 1, p. 203-206 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Citations (Scopus)
2003

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)

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)

Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Vapour Deposition of thin Films of Nb2O5 on Glass

O'Neill, S. A., Parkin, I. P., Clark, R. J. H., Mills, A. & Elliott, N., Dec 2003, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry. 13, 12, p. 2952-2956 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Atmospheric pressure chemical vapour deposition of titanium dioxide coatings on glass

O'Neill, S. A., Parkin, M., Clark, R. J. H., Mills, A. & Elliott, N., 01 Jan 2003, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry. 13, 1, p. 56-60 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

72 Citations (Scopus)

Characterisation of the photocatalyst Pilkington Activ (TM): a reference film photocatalyst?

Mills, A., Lepre, A., Elliott, N., Bhopal, S., Parkin, I. P. & O'Neill, S. A., 21 Aug 2003, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 160, 3, p. 213-224 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

253 Citations (Scopus)

Kinetics and mechanism of a fast leuco-Methylene Blue oxidation by copper(II)-halide species in acidic aqueous media

Impert, O., Katafias, A., Kita, P., Mills, A., Pietkiewiez-Graczyk, A. & Wrzeszcz, G., 07 Feb 2003, In : Dalton Transactions. 3, 3, p. 348-353 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Citations (Scopus)

Luminescence of leuco-thiazine dyes

Lee, S. K. & Mills, A., Sep 2003, In : Journal of Fluorescence. 13, 5, p. 375-377 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Novel photochemistry of leuco-Methylene Blue

Lee, S. K. & Mills, A., 21 Sep 2003, In : Chemical Communications. 18, 18, p. 2366-2367 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

67 Citations (Scopus)

Photodecomposition of ozone sensitised by a film of titanium dioxide on glass

Mills, A., Lee, S. K. & Lepre, A., 2003, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 155, p. 199-205 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

81 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation and characterisation of novel thick sol-gel titania film photocatalysts

Mills, A., Elliott, N., Hill, G., Fallis, D., Durrant, J. R. & Willis, R. L., May 2003, In : Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences. 2, 5, p. 591-596 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

104 Citations (Scopus)

Sensor for Oxidising Agents; US Patent

Mills, A. & Lee, S-K., Mar 2003, Patent No. US 8114673 B2

Research output: Patent

The alteration of the structural properties and photocatalytic activity of TiO2 following exposure to non-linear irradiation sources

Lee, S-K., Robertson, P. K. J., Mills, A., McStay, D., Elliott, N. & McPhail, D., 20 Aug 2003, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 44, 2, p. 173-184 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

The Use of Titanium Dioxide Coatings deposited by APCVD on Glass Substrates to Provide a Duel Action Self Cleaning

Sanderson, K. D., Mills, A., Hurst, S., Lepre, A., McKittrick, T., Rimmer, D. & Ye, L., Oct 2003, p. 203-208. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Thick titanium dioxide films for semiconductor photocatalysis

Mills, A., Hill, G., Bhopal, S., Parkin, I. P. & O'Neill, S. A., 21 Aug 2003, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 160, 3, p. 185-194 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

201 Citations (Scopus)

Titania and tungsten doped titania thin films on glass; active photocatalysts

Rampaul, A., Parkin, I. P., O'Neill, S. A., DeSouza, J., Mills, A. & Elliott, N., 01 Jan 2003, In : Polyhedron. 22, 1, p. 35-44 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

149 Citations (Scopus)
2002

A web-based overview of semiconductor photochemistry-based current commercial applications

Mills, A. & Lee, S. K., 20 Sep 2002, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 152, 1-3, p. 233-247 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

311 Citations (Scopus)

Novel TiO2 CVD films for semiconductor photocatalysis

Mills, A., Elliott, N., Parkin, I. P., O'Neill, S. A. & Clark, R. J. H., 23 Aug 2002, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 151, 1-3, p. 171-179 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

219 Citations (Scopus)

Preface

Mills, A. & Robertson, P., 31 May 2002, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 148, 1-3, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Preface to a UK Semiconductor Photochemistry Conferene

Mills, A. & Robertson, P., 2002, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 148, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spectral and Photocatalytic Characteristics of TiO2 CVD Films on Quartz

Mills, A., Lee, S., Lepre, A., Parkin, I. P. & O'Neill, S. A., 01 Nov 2002, In : Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences. 1, 11, p. 865-868 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Predicting the UV-Vis Spectra of Oxazine Dyes

Fleming, S., Mills, A. & Tuttle, T., 2001, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 7, p. 432-441, Impact Factor: 2.8 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000

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

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)

Optical sensors for carbon dioxide: an overview of sensing strategies past and present

Mills, A. & Eaton, K., 2000, In : QUIMICA ANALITICA. 19, p. 75-86 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Development of a Novel Thermochromic Plastic Film for Optical Temperature

Mills, A., 1999, In : Analyst. 124, p. 685-689 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Modelling the Response Features of Optical Sensors for Oxygen: An Overview

Mills, A., 1999, Internal Standardization and Calibration Architectures for Chemical Sensors, Proceeding of SPIE. Shaffer, R. E. & Potyrailo, R. A. (eds.). SPIE, p. 232-242 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

28 Citations (Scopus)

Overview of Nanocrystalline Semiconductor-on-glass Photochemistry

Mills, A., May 1999, p. 26-38. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Photobleaching of methylene blue sensitised by TiO2: an ambiguous system?

Mills, A. & Wang, J. S., Oct 1999, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 127, 1-3, p. 123-134 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

360 Citations (Scopus)

Response characteristics of optical sensors for oxygen: models based on a distribution in tau(o) or kappa(q)

Mills, A., 1999, In : Analyst. 124, p. 1301-1307 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Semiconductor Photocatalysis and the Role of Metal Ion Acceptors

Mills, A. & Wang, J., 1999, In : Adv. Oxid. Tech.. 4, p. 159-166 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)