IWASE Akihide

Associate Professor, School of Science and Technology,
Meiji University

SDGs theme

Research fields:
Photocatalyst, photoelectrochemistry

Research themes:
Production of hydrogen from water and recycling of carbon dioxide using light energy

Artificial photosynthesis, catalytic reaction, hydrogen production

Main books and papers:
◆“Development of visible-light-responsive Ru-doped KTaO3 photocatalyst for overall water splitting with one-step photoexcitation and the effects of codoping with La” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2023, 11, 22161-22166.
◆“Development of visible-light-responsive Ir and La-codoped KTaO3 photocatalysts for water splitting” Chem. Commun. 2021, 57, 10331-10334.
◆“Water Splitting and CO2 Reduction under Visible Light Irradiation Using Z-Scheme Systems Consisting of Metal Sulfides, CoOx-Loaded BiVO4, and a Reduced Graphene Oxide Electron Mediator” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 10260-10264.