Nanostructured Catalysts for Environmental Applications

This book offers an overview of the recent studies and advances in environmental catalysis by nanomaterials, considering both the fundamental and the technological aspects. It offers contributions in different areas of environmental catalysis, including the catalytic and photocatalytic abatement of...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Piumetti, Marco (Editor), Bensaid, Samir (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2021, 2021
Edition:1st ed. 2021
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1. Nanocrystalline spinel catalysts for volatile organic compounds abatement
  • Chapter 2. Catalytic oxidation of volatile organic compounds over porous manganese oxide prepared via the sol-gel technique
  • Chapter 3. Preferential oxidation of carbon monoxide in hydrogen rich streams over CuO/CeO2 catalysts: how nano (and sub-nano) structure affects catalytic activity and selectivity
  • Chapter 4. Supported Nickel nanocatalysts for the Dry Reforming of Methane: Effect of SBA-15’s pore sizes on the catalytic performances of Nickel nanoparticles
  • Chapter 5. Nanostructured bimetallic Pd-based catalysts for the valorization of lignocellulosic biomasses
  • Chapter 6. The issue of solid-solid contact in catalytic soot oxidation and the benefits of catalyst nanostructuring to regeneration of catalytic diesel particulate filters
  • Chapter 7. Phosphorous-based titania nanoparticles for the photocatalytic abatement of VOCs
  • Chapter 8. Colloidal semiconductor nanocrystals for artificial photosynthesis
  • Chapter 9. Photocatalysis with nanoparticles for environmental applications: Reactor design issues
  • Chapter 10. From nano- to macro-structured carbon catalysts for water and wastewater treatment
  • Chapter 11. Rational design of graphene-based sorbents for water purification
  • Chapter 12. Carbon nanomaterials for air and water remediation
  • Chapter 13. Natural zeolites as sustainable materials for environmental processes
  • Chapter 14. Enzyme biocatalysis and sustainability