Advances in Photocatalytic Disinfection

This book presents the latest results related to photocatalytic inactivation/killing of microorganisms, which is a promising alternative disinfection method that produces less or even no disinfection byproduct. The book is divided into 13 chapters, which introduce readers to the latest developments...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: An, Taicheng (Editor), Zhao, Huijun (Editor), Wong, Po Keung (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017, 2017
Edition:1st ed. 2017
Series:Green Chemistry and Sustainable Technology
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Visible light photocatalysis of natural semiconducting minerals
  • Visible-Light-Driven Photocatalytic Treatment by Environmental Minerals
  • Visible light photocatalytic inactivation by Bi-based photocatalysts
  • Synthesis and Performance of Silver Photocatalytic Nanomaterials for Water Disinfection
  • Solar Photocatalytic Disinfection by Nano Ag-based Photocatalyst
  • Photocatalytic Disinfection by Metal-free Materials
  • Disinfection of Waters/Wastewaters by Solar Photocatalysis
  • Photoelectrocatalytic Materials for Water Disinfection
  • Photocatalytic and Photoelectrocatalytic Inactivation Mechanism of Biohazards
  • Photoelectrocatalytic Inactivation Mechanism of Bacteria
  • Bacterial oxidative stress responses and cellular damage caused by photocatalytic and photoelectrocatalytic inactivation
  • Mechanistic Modeling of Photocatalytic Water Disinfection