Surface Science of Photocatalysis

Surface Science of Photocatalysis
Author: Jiaguo Yu,Mietek Jaroniec,Chuanjia Jiang
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 412
Release: 2020-02-02
ISBN 10: 0081028903
ISBN 13: 9780081028902
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Surface Science of Photocatalysis Book Review:

Surface Science of Photocatalysis, Volume 32, summarizes significant findings on the surface science behind various classic and novel photocatalysts for energy and environmental applications, with special emphasis on important surface/interface processes in photocatalysis, such as interfacial charge transfer, function of co-catalysts, and adsorption over photocatalyst surface. This book timely and systematically reviews the state-of-the-art of the surface science in semiconductor-based photocatalysis, serving as a useful reference book for both new and experienced researchers in this field.

Surface Science of Photocatalysis

Surface Science of Photocatalysis
Author: Jiaguo Yu,Mietek Jaroniec,Chuanjia Jiang
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 602
Release: 2020-03-28
ISBN 10: 0081028911
ISBN 13: 9780081028919
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Surface Science of Photocatalysis Book Review:

Surface Science of Photocatalysis, Volume 32, summarizes significant findings on the surface science behind various classic and novel photocatalysts for energy and environmental applications, with special emphasis on important surface/interface processes in photocatalysis, such as interfacial charge transfer, function of co-catalysts, and adsorption over photocatalyst surface. This book timely and systematically reviews the state-of-the-art of the surface science in semiconductor-based photocatalysis, serving as a useful reference book for both new and experienced researchers in this field. Provides timely reviews on cutting-edge research on surface science and photocatalysts Comprehensively discusses novel photocatalysts, such as metal oxides, metal sulphides, graphitic carbon nitrides, graphene and metal-organics Presents important surface/interface processes in photocatalysis, like Z-scheme system and surface heterojunctions Investigates the function of co-catalysts and the adsorption on photocatalyst surfaces Edited by world-leading researchers in interface science

A Surface Science Perspective on TiO2 Photocatalysis M A Henderson

A Surface Science Perspective on TiO2 Photocatalysis  M  A  Henderson
Author: Michael A. Henderson
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 113
Release: 2011
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
ISBN 13: OCLC:844917207
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Catalysys and Surface Science

Catalysys and Surface Science
Author: Heinz Heinemann,Gabor A. Somorjai
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 456
Release: 2018-10-08
ISBN 10: 1351462261
ISBN 13: 9781351462266
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Catalysys and Surface Science Book Review:

The most comprehensive and up-to-date survey of five industrially important areas ofcatalysis, Catalysis and Surface Science focuses on chemicals from methanol ... hydrotreatingof hydrocarbons . . . catalyst preparation ... monomers and polymers ... andphotocatalysis and photovoltaics.In each of these significant topics, this useful collection of articles traces state-of-the-artdevelopments in fundamental science ... in current exploratory and applied research ...and in current technology. It outlines future trends in catalytic research and technology,and gathers together and synthesizes-into one, single, handy reference-the informationcontained in voluminous, widely scattered articles, books, and patents. As added referencefeatures, this authoritative source provides a wealth of illustrations, including photographs,charts, tables, and line drawings .. . plus useful, detailed bibliographies for further research.Written by 32 leading authorities on all aspects of catalysis, Catalysis and Surface Scienceis essential reading for chemical, industrial process, petrochemical, and electronicengineers, as well as industrial, polymer, and materials chemists. It is also a useful text forgraduate students in chemistry and chemical engineering.

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis
Author: M. Schiavello
Publsiher: John Wiley & Son Limited
Total Pages: 197
Release: 1997-10-09
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
ISBN 13: UOM:39015042927684
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis Book Review:

Photocatalysis is a reaction which is accelerated by light while a heterogeneous reaction consists of two phases ( a solid and a liquid for example). Heterogeneous Photocatalysis is a fast developing science which to date has not been fully detailed in a monograph. This title discusses the basic principles of heterogeneous photocatalysis and describes the bulk and surface properties of semiconductors. Applications of various types of photoreactions are described and the problems related to the modeling and design of photoreactors are covered.

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis
Author: Juan Carlos Colmenares,Yi-Jun Xu
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2015-12-24
ISBN 10: 3662487195
ISBN 13: 9783662487198
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis Book Review:

The book explains the principles and fundamentals of photocatalysis and highlights the current developments and future potential of the green-chemistry-oriented applications of various inorganic, organic, and hybrid photocatalysts. The book consists of eleven chapters, including the principles and fundamentals of heterogeneous photocatalysis; the mechanisms and dynamics of surface photocatalysis; research on TiO2-based composites with unique nanostructures; the latest developments and advances in exploiting photocatalyst alternatives to TiO2; and photocatalytic materials for applications other than the traditional degradation of pollutants, such as carbon dioxide reduction, water oxidation, a complete spectrum of selective organic transformations and water splitting by photocatalytic reduction. In addition, heterogeneized polyoxometalate materials for photocatalytic purposes and the proper design of photocatalytic reactors and modeling of light are also discussed. This book appeals to a wide readership of the academic and industrial researchers and it can also be used in the classroom for undergraduate and graduate students focusing on heterogeneous photocatalysis, sustainable chemistry, energy conversion and storage, nanotechnology, chemical engineering, environmental protection, optoelectronics, sensors, and surface and interface science. Juan Carlos Colmenares is a Professor at the Institute of Physical Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland. Yi-Jun Xu is a Professor at the State Key Laboratory of Photocatalysis on Energy and Environment, College of Chemistry, Fuzhou University, China.

TiO2 Photocatalysis

TiO2 Photocatalysis
Author: Akira Fujishima,Kazuhito Hashimoto,Toshiya Watanabe
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 176
Release: 1999
ISBN 10: 9784939051036
ISBN 13: 493905103X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Photocatalysis

Photocatalysis
Author: Suresh C. Pillai,Vignesh Kumaravel
Publsiher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
Total Pages: 396
Release: 2021-08-23
ISBN 10: 3110668483
ISBN 13: 9783110668483
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Photocatalysis Book Review:

This book is a concise and up-to-date introduction to the topic of photocatalysis. It covers the fundamentals of photocatalysis, design of photoreactors and modelling and simulations for photoreaction. Also, industrial applications such as hydrogen production, water disinfection, degradation of air pollutants, pesticides and pharmaceuticals are described.

Concepts of Semiconductor Photocatalysis

Concepts of Semiconductor Photocatalysis
Author: Mohammed Muzibur Rahman,Abdullah Asiri,Anish Khan,Inamuddin
Publsiher: BoD – Books on Demand
Total Pages: 150
Release: 2019-12-18
ISBN 10: 1789850878
ISBN 13: 9781789850871
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Concepts of Semiconductor Photocatalysis Book Review:

This book "Concepts of Semiconductor Photocatalysis" contains recent research on the preparation, characterization, and potential applications of the semiconductor photocatalyst. This research is promising and has received a lot of interest in the last few decades. The book covers advanced topics on the optical, physical, structural, and electro-catalysis and photo-catalysis applications. Development of new and noble efficient technology is pointing researchers toward the safe, facile, non-toxic, eco-friendly route of synthesis-to-applications, which can be used for manufacture at a large scale. This book presents an overview of the current photocatalyst fundamental theory, substantial applications, and use of the research worldwide. It is an important book for research organizations, government research-centers, academic libraries, and R

Concepts of Modern Catalysis and Kinetics

Concepts of Modern Catalysis and Kinetics
Author: I. Chorkendorff,J. W. Niemantsverdriet
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 550
Release: 2017-07-06
ISBN 10: 3527691308
ISBN 13: 9783527691302
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Concepts of Modern Catalysis and Kinetics Book Review:

In the past 12 years since its publication, Concepts of Modern Catalysis and Kinetics has become a standard textbook for graduate students at universities worldwide. Emphasizing fundamentals from thermodynamics, physical chemistry, spectroscopy, solid state chemistry and quantum chemistry, it introduces catalysis from a molecular perspective, and stresses how it is interwoven with the field of reaction kinetics. The authors go on to explain how the world of reacting molecules is connected to the real world of industry, by discussing the various scales (nano - micro - macro) that play a role in catalysis. Reflecting the modern-day focus on energy supplies, this third edition devotes attention to such processes as gas-to-liquids, coal-to-liquids, biomass conversion and hydrogen production. From reviews of the prior editions: 'Overall, this is a valuable book that I will use in teaching undergraduates and postgraduates.' (Angewandte Chemie - I. E.) '...this excellent book is highly recommended to students at technical universities, but also entrants in chemical industry. Furthermore, this informative handbook is also a must for all professionals in the community.' (AFS) 'I am impressed by the coverage of the book and it is a valuable addition to the catalysis literature and I highly recommend purchase' (Energy Sources)

Photocatalysis

Photocatalysis
Author: Dionysios D Dionysiou,Gianluca Li Puma,Jinhua Ye,Jenny Schneider,Detlef Bahnemann
Publsiher: Royal Society of Chemistry
Total Pages: 394
Release: 2016-03-30
ISBN 10: 1782627103
ISBN 13: 9781782627104
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Photocatalysis Book Review:

From environmental remediation to alternative fuels, this book explores the numerous important applications of photocatalysis. The book covers topics such as the photocatalytic processes in the treatment of water and air; the fundamentals of solar photocatalysis; the challenges involved in developing self-cleaning photocatalytic materials; photocatalytic hydrogen generation; photocatalysts in the synthesis of chemicals; and photocatalysis in food packaging and biomedical and medical applications. The book also critically discusses concepts for the future of photocatalysis, providing a fascinating insight for researchers. Together with Photocatalysis: Fundamentals and Perspectives, these volumes provide a complete overview to photocatalysis.

Nanostructured Materials for Visible Light Photocatalysis

Nanostructured Materials for Visible Light Photocatalysis
Author: Arpan Kumar Nayak,Niroj Kumar Sahu
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 636
Release: 2021-10-10
ISBN 10: 0128230509
ISBN 13: 9780128230503
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanostructured Materials for Visible Light Photocatalysis Book Review:

Nanostructured Materials for Visible Light Photocatalysis describes the various methods of synthesizing different classes of nanostructured materials that are used as photocatalysts for the degradation of organic hazardous dyes under visible light irradiation. The first three chapters include a general introduction, basic principles, mechanisms, and synthesis methods of nanomaterials for visible light photocatalysis. Recent advances in carbon, bismuth series, transition metal oxide and chalcogenides-based nanostructured materials for visible light photocatalysis are discussed. Later chapters describe the role of phosphides, nitrides, and rare earth-based nanostructured-based materials in visible light photocatalysis, as well as the characteristics, synthesis, and fabrication of photocatalysts. The role of doping, composites, defects, different facets, morphology of nanostructured materials and green technology for efficient dye removal under visible-light irradiation are also explored. Other topics covered include large-scale production of nanostructured materials, the challenges in present photocatalytic research, the future scope of nanostructured materials regarding environmental hazard remediation under visible light, and solar light harvesting. This book is a valuable reference to researchers and enables them to learn more about designing advanced nanostructured materials for wastewater treatment and visible-light irradiation. Covers all the recent developments of nanostructured photocatalytic materials Provides a clear overview of the mechanism of visible light photocatalysis and the controlled synthesis of nanostructured materials Assesses the major challenges of creating visible light photocatalysis systems at the nanoscale

Photocatalytic Systems by Design

Photocatalytic Systems by Design
Author: Mohan Sakar,R. Geetha Balakrishna,Trong-On Do
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 566
Release: 2021-09-03
ISBN 10: 0128205326
ISBN 13: 9780128205327
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Photocatalytic Systems by Design Book Review:

Photocatalytic Systems by Design: Materials, Mechanisms and Applications explores various aspects of photocatalysis, including the photocatalytic phenomenon and process, applications, and the design of photocatalysts via band gap engineering. The book also covers band edge position engineering for multiple photocatalytic applications, such as pollutant degradations, hydrogen production, CO2 reduction into hydrocarbon fuels, antimicrobial disinfections, organic synthesis, N2 fixation, and more. This book is designed to enable beginners to learn the concepts and applications of photocatalysis. Unlike conventional books on photocatalysis, the book provides a 360° perspective into the field of photocatalysis and serves as an informative handbook for all audiences. Addresses all concepts and applications of photocatalysis Covers the fundamentals, including mechanisms of photocatalytic materials Describes the various material systems and engineering of photocatalysts Offers insight into the schemes for photocatalysis of various materials Discusses the application-specific design of photocatalysts

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis
Author: Giuseppe Marcì,Leonardo Palmisano
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 290
Release: 2019-02-21
ISBN 10: 0444640169
ISBN 13: 9780444640161
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis Book Review:

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis: Relationships with Heterogeneous Catalysis and Perspectives highlights the differences between thermal-catalysis and photo-catalysis and indicates borderlines, in particular, the possible synergism between them. The book outlines the basic aspect of thermal- and photo-catalysis, along with the most important characterization techniques. In addition, it presents case studies of thermal-catalytic and photo-catalytic or thermal-photo-catalytic reactions and includes a comparison between the results obtained using an inorganic solid as thermal catalyst and photocatalyst for the same reaction, and in the same setup. Final sections offer information on the preparation methods of (photo)catalysts, various techniques used for their characterization, engineering and economical aspects. This book will be a valuable reference source for students and researchers involved in heterogeneous photocatalysis and catalysis, chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, materials engineering, environment engineering, nanotechnology and green chemistry. Provides selective methods for the preparation of microcrystalline/nanocrystalline solids or films used in catalytic and photocatalytic processes Describes (photo)reactions that can be carried out catalytically and/or photocatalytically Outlines the different mechanisms, yields and experimental conditions under which photocatalytic reactions can take place Describes various (photo)reactors and set ups under which the photacatalytic reactions can be carried out Provides an economic assessment to understand the feasibility of some photocatalytic reactions

Photocatalytic Systems by Design

Photocatalytic Systems by Design
Author: Mohan Sakar,R. Geetha Balakrishna,Trong-On Do
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 566
Release: 2021-08-14
ISBN 10: 0128209224
ISBN 13: 9780128209226
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Photocatalytic Systems by Design Book Review:

Photocatalytic Systems by Design: Materials, Mechanisms and Applications explores various aspects of photocatalysis, including the photocatalytic phenomenon and process, applications, and the design of photocatalysts via band gap engineering. The book also covers band edge position engineering for multiple photocatalytic applications, such as pollutant degradations, hydrogen production, CO2 reduction into hydrocarbon fuels, antimicrobial disinfections, organic synthesis, N2 fixation, and more. This book is designed to enable beginners to learn the concepts and applications of photocatalysis. Unlike conventional books on photocatalysis, the book provides a 360° perspective into the field of photocatalysis and serves as an informative handbook for all audiences. Addresses all concepts and applications of photocatalysis Covers the fundamentals, including mechanisms of photocatalytic materials Describes the various material systems and engineering of photocatalysts Offers insight into the schemes for photocatalysis of various materials Discusses the application-specific design of photocatalysts

Visible Light Active Photocatalysis

Visible Light Active Photocatalysis
Author: Srabanti Ghosh
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 280
Release: 2018-03-29
ISBN 10: 3527808159
ISBN 13: 9783527808151
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Visible Light Active Photocatalysis Book Review:

A comprehensive and timely overview of this important and hot topic, with special emphasis placed on environmental applications and the potential for solar light harvesting. Following introductory chapters on environmental photocatalysis, water splitting, and applications in synthetic chemistry, further chapters focus on the synthesis and design of photocatalysts, solar energy conversion, and such environmental aspects as the removal of water pollutants, photocatalytic conversion of CO2. Besides metal oxide-based photocatalysts, the authors cover other relevant material classes including carbon-based nanomaterials and novel hybrid materials. Chapters on mechanistic aspects, computational modeling of photocatalysis and Challenges and perspectives of solar reactor design for industrial applications complete this unique survey of the subject. With its in-depth discussions ranging from a comprehensive understanding to the engineering of materials and applied devices, this is an invaluable resource for a range of disciplines.

Nanostructured Photocatalysts

Nanostructured Photocatalysts
Author: Rabah Boukherroub,Satishchandra B. OGALE,Neil Robertson
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 300
Release: 2020-06-06
ISBN 10: 012817837X
ISBN 13: 9780128178379
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanostructured Photocatalysts Book Review:

Nanostructured Photocatalysts: From Materials to Applications in Solar Fuels and Environmental Remediation addresses the different properties of nanomaterials-based heterogeneous photocatalysis. Heterogeneous nanostructured photocatalysis represents an interesting and viable technique to address issues of climate change and global energy supply. Sustainable hydrogen (H2) fuel production from water via semiconductor photocatalysis, driven by solar energy, is regarded as a viable and sustainable solution to address increasing energy and environmental issues. Similarly, photocatalytic reduction of CO2 with water for the production of hydrocarbons could also be a viable solution. Sections cover band gap tuning, high surface area, the short diffusion path of carriers, and more. Introduces the utilization of nanostructured materials in heterogeneous photocatalysis for hydrogen fuel production via water splitting Explains preparation techniques for different nanomaterials and hybrid nanocomposites, enabling improved sunlight absorption efficiency and enhanced charge separation Assesses the challenges that need to be addressed before this technology can be practically implemented, particularly of identifying cost-effective nanophotocatalysts

Nanostructured Materials for Environmental Applications

Nanostructured Materials for Environmental Applications
Author: Subramanian Balakumar,Valérie Keller,M.V. Shankar
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 632
Release: 2021-08-25
ISBN 10: 3030720764
ISBN 13: 9783030720766
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanostructured Materials for Environmental Applications Book Review:

This book discusses how nanostructured materials play a key role in helping address environmental challenges. Employing nanostructured materials in catalysis can increase the efficient decomposition of toxic pollutants in air, water, and soil. This multidisciplinary book discusses the most promising nanostructured materials made-up of metals, metal oxides, metal chalcogenides, multi-metal oxides, carbon nanostructures, and hybrid materials that can address environmental remediation. It provides a well-referenced introduction to newcomers from allied disciplines and will be valuable to researchers in academia, industry, and government working on solutions to environmental problems.

MXene Based Photocatalysts

MXene Based Photocatalysts
Author: Zuzeng Qin,Tongming Su,Hongbing Ji
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2022-02-21
ISBN 10: 1000541304
ISBN 13: 9781000541304
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

MXene Based Photocatalysts Book Review:

MXene, a two-dimensional (2D) transition metal carbide, nitride, and carbonitride, was discovered in 2011. MXene has great potential as a cocatalyst in the field of photocatalysis due to its unique properties and structure. MXene-Based Photocatalysts: Fabrication and Applications introduces readers to the fundamentals, preparation, microstructure characterization, and a variety of applications of MXene-based photocatalysts. The book is a comprehensive reference for MXene materials and provides an overview of the current literature on MXene-based photocatalysts. FEATURES Discusses preparation methods of MXenes Describes the morphology and microstructure of MXenes Offers strategies for fabricating MXene-based photocatalysts Details the reaction mechanism of MXene-based photocatalysts Covers applications in photocatalytic water-splitting, photocatalytic CO2 reduction, photocatalytic degradation, photocatalytic nitrogen fixation, and photocatalytic H2O2 production This book serves as an invaluable guide for advanced students, industry professionals, professors, and researchers in the field of materials science and engineering, photocatalysis, energy, and environmental applications.

Materials Science in Photocatalysis

Materials Science in Photocatalysis
Author: Elisa I. Garcia Lopez,Leonardo Palmisano
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 686
Release: 2021-09-10
ISBN 10: 0128218592
ISBN 13: 9780128218594
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Materials Science in Photocatalysis Book Review:

Materials Science in Photocatalysis provides a complete overview of the different semiconductor materials, from titania to third-generation photocatalysts, examining the increasing complexity and novelty of the materials science in photocatalytic materials. The book describes the most recommended synthesis procedure for each of them and the suitable characterization techniques for determining the optical, structural, morphological, and physical-chemical properties. The most suitable applications of the photocatalysts are described in detail, as well as their environmental applications for wastewater treatment, gaseous effluents depollution, water splitting, CO2 ?xation, selective organic synthesis, coupling reactions, and other selective transformations under both UV light and visible-light irradiation. This book offers a useful reference for a wide audience from students studying chemical engineering and materials chemistry to experienced researchers working on chemical engineering, materials science, materials engineering, environment engineering, nanotechnology, and green chemistry. . Includes a complete overview of the different semiconductor materials used as photocatalysts . Describes methods of preparation and characterization of photocatalysts and their applications . Examines new possibilities to prepare effective photocatalysts