By Pierre Pichat, Max Lu
From the basics to fresh advancements, this e-book introduces scientists and engineers to photocatalysis and demonstrates its power for bettering water caliber. It additionally issues out thoughts to extend the photocatalytic efficacy: synthesis of higher photocatalysts, blend of photocatalysis with different applied sciences, and the proper layout of photocatalytic reactors. functions and a bankruptcy on layout techniques for photocatalytic reactors around off the book.
vital learn for fabrics scientists, water chemists, environmental scientists and chemical engineers, even if tested researchers or novices to the subject.
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A thorough understanding of pathways can lead to predictability for the intermediate products of polyfunctional compounds. This concept applies well, for example, to the destruction of microcystins [1, 2], important drinking water contaminants released by cyanobacteria blooms; (ii) understanding of the chemical processes involved can lead to optimization of the operational or experimental conditions; and importantly; and (iii) the use of well-characterized partial oxidation reactions can lead to characterization of the catalyst or conditions themselves.