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IJSTR >> Volume 9 - Issue 4, April 2020 Edition



International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research

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ISSN 2277-8616



Antibacterial And Photocatalytic Properties Of Wet Chemically Fabricated Cus/Graphenenanocomposite

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AUTHOR(S)

Ashish Kumar Sahoo, Eeshwar Chandra Tripathy

 

KEYWORDS

Nanoparticle, Semiconductor, Graphene, Copper sulphide, Photocatalytic properties, Antibacterial Properties.

 

ABSTRACT

In the present work a simple wet chemical method has been adopted for synthesis CuS and CuS-Graphene composite in low temperature range of 50-90 0C. The specified materials were characterized by X-ray diffraction and scanning electron microscopic (SEM) studies. XRD analysis shows cubic phase of thus prepared sample and morphology analysis by SEM indicates mono dispersed particle morphology. The corresponding graphene composite has been investigated as an efficient adsorbant as well as photocatalyst in the decomposition of methyl orange (MO) dye in the presence of sun-light with 80% degradation efficiency for an exposure time of 100 min. In addition, the composites also exhibit enhanced antibacterial activity towards E.Coli.

 

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