A continuación se enlistan los artículos publicados los miembros del Departamento en los últimos 3 años.


  1. Features of crystalline and electronic structures of Sm2MTaO7 (M = Y, In, Fe) and their hydrogen production via photocatalysis. Leticia M. Torres-Martínez, M.A. Ruíz-Gómez, E. Moctezuma. Ceramics International 43 (2017) 3981-3992.
  2. Photocatalytic activity of MAl2O4 (M = Mg, Sr and Ba) for hydrogen production. Christian Gómez-Solís, Samantha L. Peralta-Arriaga, Leticia M. Torres-Martínez. Isaías Juárez-Ramírez. Luis A. Díaz-Torres. Fuel 188 (2017) 197-204.
  3. Synthesis and characterization of Au-Pd/NaTaO3 multilayer films for photocatalytic hydrogen production. Jessica Rodríguez-Torres, Christian Gómez-Solís, Leticia M. Torres-Martínez, Isaías Juárez-Ramírez. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, 332 (2017) 208-214.



  1. High-speed deposition of oriented orthorhombic NaTaO3 films using laser chemical vapor deposition. Ali M. Huerta-Flores, Jianchiao Chen, Akihiko Ito, Leticia M. Torres-Martinez, Edgar Moctezuma, Takashi Goto. Materials Letters 184 (2016) 257-260.
  2. Enhanced photocatalytic activity for hydrogen evolution of SrZrO3 modified with earth abundant metal oxides (MO, M= Cu, Ni, Fe, Co). Ali M Huerta-Flores, Leticia M. Torres-Martínez, Edgar Moctezuma, O. Ceballos-Sanchez. Fuel, 181 (2016) 670-679.
  3. Combination of Mn oxidation states improves the photocatalytic degradation of phenol with ZnAl LDH materials without a source of O2 in the reaction system. Getsemani Morales-Mendoza, Mayra Alvarez-Lemus, Rosendo Lopez, Francisco Tzompantzi, Rajesh Adhikari, Soo Wohn Lee, Leticia M. Torres-Martínez, Ricardo Gómez. Catalysis Today, 266 (2016) 62-71.
  4. Synthesis, characterization, and catalytic activity of FeTiO3/TiO2 for photodegradation of organic pollutants with visible light. María E. Zarazúa Morín, Leticia M. Torres-Martínez, Edgar Moctezuma, Isaías Juárez Ramírez, Brenda B. Zermeño. Research on Chemical Intermediates, (2016) 42:1029-1043.
  5. Photocatalytic degradation of organic compounds by PbMoO4 synthesized by microwave-assisted solvothermal method. B. Hernández-Uresti, A. Martínez-de la Cruz, L.M. Torres-Martínez. Ceramics International 42 (2016) 3096-3103.
  6. Photocatalytic properties of Bi2O3 powders obtained by an ultrasound-assisted precipitation method. Daniel Sánchez-Martínez, Isaías Juárez-Ramírez, Leticia M. Torres-Martínez, Isidro de León-Abarte. Ceramics International, 42 (2016) 2013-2020.
  7. RuO2–NaTaO3 heterostructure for its application in photoelectrochemical water splitting under simulated sunlight illumination. Gómez-Solís, J.C. Ballesteros, L.M. Torres-Martínez, I. Juárez-Ramírez. Fuel, 166 (2016) 36–41.
  8. Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity of TiO2 Rutile by Coupling with Fly Ashes for the Removal of NO Gases. E. Luévano-Hipólito, A. Martínez-de la Cruz. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 55 (2016) 11512-11519.





  1. Mn-doped Zn/Al layered double hydroxides as photocatalysts for the 4-chlorophenol photodegradation. Getsemani Morales-Mendoza, Francisco Tzompantzi, Cinthia García-Mendoza, Rosendo López, Verónica De la Luz, Soo-Wohn Lee, Tae-Ho Kim, Leticia M. Torres-Martínez, Ricardo Gómez. Applied Clay Science, 118 (2015) 38–47.
  2. SrZrO3 powders: Alternative synthesis, characterization and application as photocatalysts for hydrogen evolution from water splitting. Ali M. Huerta-Flores, Leticia M. Torres-Martínez, D. Sánchez-Martínez, María E. Zarazúa-Morín. Fuel 158 (2015) 66–71.
  3. Photocatalytic properties of BiVO4 synthesized by microwave-assisted hydrothermal method under simulated sunlight irradiation. Sánchez-Martínez, D. B. Hernández-Uresti, Leticia M. Torres-Martínez, S. Mejía-Rosales. Research on Chemical Intermediates (2015) 41:8839-8854.
  4. Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Production Using SiC-TiO2-Sm2O3as Electrode. Isaías Juárez-Ramírez, Leticia M. Torres-Martínez, Christian Gómez-Solís and Juan C. Ballesteros. Electrochem. Soc. 2015, 162 (4) H287-H293.
  5. Electrodeposition of Cu-Zn Intermetallic Compounds for Its Application as Electrocatalyst in the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction. C. Ballesteros, C. Gómez-Solís, L. M. Torres-Martínez, I. Juárez-Ramírez. International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 10 (2015) 2892-2903.
  6. Rapid synthesis of ZnO nano-corncobs from Nital solution and its application in the photodegradation of methyl orange. Gómez-Solís, J. C. Ballesteros, L. M. Torres-Martínez, I. Juárez-Ramírez, L. A. Díaz Torres, M. Elvira Zarazua-Morín, Soo Whon Lee. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, 298 (2015) 49-54.
  7. CTAB-assisted ultrasonic synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic properties of WO3. Daniel Sánchez Martínez, Christian Gómez Solís, Leticia M Torres-Martínez. Materials Research Bulletin 61 (2015) 165–172.