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Solar energy fixation of carbon dioxide via cadmium sulphide and other semiconductor photocatalysts. / Irvine, John Thomas Sirr; EGGINS, BR; GRIMSHAW, J.

In: Solar Energy, Vol. 45, No. 1, 1990, p. 27-33.

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Irvine, JTS, EGGINS, BR & GRIMSHAW, J 1990, 'Solar energy fixation of carbon dioxide via cadmium sulphide and other semiconductor photocatalysts', Solar Energy, vol. 45, no. 1, pp. 27-33. https://doi.org/10.1016/0038-092X(90)90063-I

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Irvine, J. T. S., EGGINS, BR., & GRIMSHAW, J. (1990). Solar energy fixation of carbon dioxide via cadmium sulphide and other semiconductor photocatalysts. Solar Energy, 45(1), 27-33. https://doi.org/10.1016/0038-092X(90)90063-I

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Irvine JTS, EGGINS BR, GRIMSHAW J. Solar energy fixation of carbon dioxide via cadmium sulphide and other semiconductor photocatalysts. Solar Energy. 1990;45(1):27-33. https://doi.org/10.1016/0038-092X(90)90063-I

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Irvine, John Thomas Sirr ; EGGINS, BR ; GRIMSHAW, J. / Solar energy fixation of carbon dioxide via cadmium sulphide and other semiconductor photocatalysts. In: Solar Energy. 1990 ; Vol. 45, No. 1. pp. 27-33.

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