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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Materials Science in Photocatalysis

Materials Science in Photocatalysis
Author: Elisa I. Garcia Lopez,Leonardo Palmisano
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 686
Release: 2021-08-27
ISBN 10: 0128218606
ISBN 13: 9780128218600
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

Science and Technology in Catalysis

Science and Technology in Catalysis
Author: Masakazu Anpo,M. Onaka,H. Yamashita
Publsiher: Gulf Professional Publishing
Total Pages: 564
Release: 2003-07-23
ISBN 10: 9780444513496
ISBN 13: 0444513493
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Science and Technology in Catalysis Book Review:

(Selected) -- Plenary Lecures: New Catalysts for Controlled/Living Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization (ATRP; Catalysis and Applications of Gold Nanoparticles -- Oral Presentations: Ionic Liquids as New Solvents and Catalysis for Petrochemical and Refining Processes; High Throughput Experiment on the Investigation of Oxidation Catalysts with Gas Sensor System -- Poster Presentations: Development of a Low-Temperature Dioxin Decomposition Catalyst; Studies on Unique Properties of Polyolefins Prepared with Metallocene Catalyst Systems -- Index.

Catalysys and Surface Science

Catalysys and Surface Science
Author: Heinz Heinemann,Gabor A. Somorjai
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 456
Release: 1985-06-25
ISBN 10: 9780824773281
ISBN 13: 0824773284
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 of catalysis, Catalysis and Surface Science focuses on chemicals from methanol ... hydrotreating of hydrocarbons ... catalyst preparation ... monomers and polymers ... and photocatalysis and photovoltaics. In each of these significant topics, this useful collection of articles traces state-of-the-art developments 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 information contained in voluminous, widely scattered articles, books, and patents. As added reference features, 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 Science is essential reading for chemical, industrial process, petrochemical, and electronic engineers, as well as industrial, polymer, and materials chemists. It is also a useful text for graduate students in chemistry and chemical engineering. Book jacket.

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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Introduction to Photocatalysis

Introduction to Photocatalysis
Author: Yoshio Nosaka,Atsuko Nosaka
Publsiher: Royal Society of Chemistry
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2019-03-07
ISBN 10: 1788018079
ISBN 13: 9781788018074
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Photocatalysis Book Review:

Presenting the basic science of semiconductor photocatalysis together with the various practical applications, this textbook is ideal for graduate students. It covers fundamental principles and applicable techniques of light, solid state physics, electrochemistry, reaction kinetics, and materials processing. A solid understanding of semiconductor photoelectrochemistry is developed through discussing the basic properties of a representative photocatalytic material, TiO2; the basic science of the light absorption phenomenon and the application to the powder suspension useful for the photocatalytic research; and the electronic state of semiconductors. Following this, the textbook moves on to explore photoelectrochemistry; the mechanism and kinetic analysis of photocatalytic reactions; typical fabrication methods of common photocatalysts and the factors for improving photocatalytic activity; and evaluation methods of photocatalytic activity. The textbook concludes by looking at the future prospects of the applications of photocatalysis. This introductory textbook provides a foundation in photocatalysis to supplement graduate courses in catalysis, environmental science, materials science and chemical engineering.

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

Photocatalysis

Photocatalysis
Author: Gaurav Sharma,Amit Kumar
Publsiher: Materials Research Forum LLC
Total Pages: 340
Release: 2021-05-20
ISBN 10: 164490134X
ISBN 13: 9781644901342
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Photocatalysis Book Review:

Photocatalysis is important in fighting environmental pollution, such as pharmaceutical effluents, dyes, pesticides and endocrine disruptors. It is also used for the production of clean energy, e.g. by way of hydrogen production from watersplitting, or CO2 conversion into fuels. Further, photocatalytic N2 fixation is promising for achieving sustainable ammonia synthesis. The book discusses new materials and reaction engineering techniques, such as heterojunction formations, composites, ion exchangers, photocatalytic membranes, etc. Keywords: Photocatalysis, Pollutant Degradation and Mineralization, Pharmaceutical Effluents, Dyes, Pesticides, Endocrine Disruptors, Water Detoxification, Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production, CO2 Conversion into Fuels, N2 Fixation, Degradation of Organic Molecules, Heavy Metal Removal from Water, Photocatalytic Membranes, Carbon Nitride for Photocatalytic Applications, Carbon Nanotubes, Nanohybrids, Composite Ion Exchangers, Perovskites-based Nano Heterojunctions.

Semiconductor Photocatalysis

Semiconductor Photocatalysis
Author: Wenbin Cao
Publsiher: BoD – Books on Demand
Total Pages: 676
Release: 2016-08-24
ISBN 10: 9535124846
ISBN 13: 9789535124849
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Semiconductor Photocatalysis Book Review:

Photocatalysis is a hot topic because it is an environmentally friendly approach toward the conversion of light energy into chemical energy at mild reaction environments. Also, it is well applied in several major areas such as water splitting, bacterial inactivation, and pollutants elimination, which is a possible solution to energy shortage and environmental issues. The fundamental knowledge and the frontier research progress in typical photocatalytic materials, such as TiO2-based and non-TiO2-based photocatalysts, are included in this book. Methods to improve the photocatalytic efficiency and to provide a hint for the rational design of the new photocatalysts are covered.

Metal Oxide Based Photocatalysis

Metal Oxide Based Photocatalysis
Author: Adriana Zaleska-Medynska
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 364
Release: 2018-04-09
ISBN 10: 0128116331
ISBN 13: 9780128116333
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Metal Oxide Based Photocatalysis Book Review:

Metal Oxide-Based Photocatalysis: Fundamentals and Prospects for Application explains the principles and fundamentals of metal oxide-based photocatalysis and the requirements necessary for their use in photocatalysis. It also discusses preparation methods for photocatalysis, and the advantages, disadvantages and achievements of the most important metal oxides (TiO2, ZnO, Fe2O3, Ta2O3, CuO, NiO, Cr2O3, RuO2, etc.). The book concludes with the most important photocatalytic applications and an overview of the future. Applications are organized by potential needs and solutions, addressing such areas as water treatment, hydrogen production, air treatment, chemical synthesis, and applications in medicine and construction. Provides coverage of applications, presenting needs and solutions Covers essential applications, such as water treatment, hydrogen production, air depollution, medical applications, and much more Includes the characterization of the most important metal oxides used in heterogeneous photocatalysis

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)

21st Century Surface Science

21st Century Surface Science
Author: Phuong Pham,Pratibha Goel,Samir Kumar,Kavita Yadav
Publsiher: BoD – Books on Demand
Total Pages: 294
Release: 2020-11-26
ISBN 10: 1789851998
ISBN 13: 9781789851991
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

21st Century Surface Science Book Review:

Surface sciences elucidate the physical and chemical aspects of the surfaces and interfaces of materials. Of great interest in this field are nanomaterials, which have recently experienced breakthroughs in synthesis and application. As such, this book presents some recent representative achievements in the field of surface science, including synthesis techniques, surface modifications, nanoparticle-based smart coatings, wettability of different surfaces, physics/chemistry characterizations, and growth kinetics of thin films. In addition, the book illustrates some of the important applications related to silicon, CVD graphene, graphene oxide, transition metal dichalcogenides, carbon nanotubes, carbon nanoparticles, transparent conducting oxide, and metal oxides.

New and Future Developments in Catalysis

New and Future Developments in Catalysis
Author: Steven L Suib
Publsiher: Newnes
Total Pages: 630
Release: 2013-07-17
ISBN 10: 0444538712
ISBN 13: 9780444538710
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

New and Future Developments in Catalysis Book Review:

New and Future Developments in Catalysis is a package of seven books that compile the latest ideas concerning alternate and renewable energy sources and the role that catalysis plays in converting new renewable feedstock into biofuels and biochemicals. Both homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysts and catalytic processes will be discussed in a unified and comprehensive approach. There will be extensive cross-referencing within all volumes. The various sources of environmental pollution are the theme of this volume. The volume lists all current environmentally friendly catalytic chemical processes used for environmental remediation and critically compares their economic viability. Offers in-depth coverage of all catalytic topics of current interest and outlines future challenges and research areas A clear and visual description of all parameters and conditions, enabling the reader to draw conclusions for a particular case Outlines the catalytic processes applicable to energy generation and design of green processes

Surface Science Tools for Nanomaterials Characterization

Surface Science Tools for Nanomaterials Characterization
Author: Challa S.S.R. Kumar
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 652
Release: 2015-03-10
ISBN 10: 3662445514
ISBN 13: 9783662445518
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Surface Science Tools for Nanomaterials Characterization Book Review:

Fourth volume of a 40volume series on nano science and nanotechnology, edited by the renowned scientist Challa S.S.R. Kumar. This handbook gives a comprehensive overview about Surface Science Tools for Nanomaterials Characterization. Modern applications and state-of-the-art techniques are covered and make this volume an essential reading for research scientists in academia and industry.

Nanostructured Materials for Environmental Applications

Nanostructured Materials for Environmental Applications
Author: Subramanian Balakumar,Valérie Keller,M. V. Shankar
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 641
Release: 2021
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. Provides a state-of-the-art review of key concepts of nanostructured materials in environmental science Discusses the most promising nanostructured materials that can assist with environmental remediation Illustrates challenges and opportunities for development, experimental design, methodology, and interpretation of results.

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis Using Inorganic Semiconductor Solids

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis Using Inorganic Semiconductor Solids
Author: Umar Ibrahim Gaya
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 213
Release: 2013-11-08
ISBN 10: 9400777752
ISBN 13: 9789400777750
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Heterogeneous Photocatalysis Using Inorganic Semiconductor Solids Book Review:

This book underscores the essential principles of photocatalysis and provides an update on its scientific foundations, research advances, and current opinions, and interpretations. It consists of an introduction to the concepts that form the backbone of photocatalysis, from the principles of solid-state chemistry and physics to the role of reactive oxidizing species. Having recognised the organic link with chemical kinetics, part of the book describes kinetic concepts as they apply to photocatalysis. The dependence of rate on the reaction conditions and parameters is detailed, the retrospective and prospective aspects of the mechanism of photocatalysis are highlighted, and the adsorption models, photocatalytic rate expressions, and kinetic disguises are examined. This book also discusses the structure, property, and activity relationship of prototypical semiconductor photocatalysts and reviews how to extend their spectral absorption to the visible region to enable the effective use of visible solar spectrum. Lastly, it presents strategies for deriving substantially improved photoactivity from semiconductor materials to support the latest applications and potential trends.

Photocatalytic Systems by Design

Photocatalytic Systems by Design
Author: Mohan Sakar,R. Geetha Balakrishna,Trong-On Do
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 566
Release: 2021-08-23
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

Nanotechnology in the Beverage Industry

Nanotechnology in the Beverage Industry
Author: Abdeltif Amrane,Susai Rajendran,Tuan Anh Nguyen,Aymen Amine Assadi,Ashraf Mahdy Sharoba
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 744
Release: 2020-04-20
ISBN 10: 0128199423
ISBN 13: 9780128199428
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanotechnology in the Beverage Industry Book Review:

Nanotechnology in the Beverage industry: Fundamentals and Applications looks at how nanotechnology is being used to enhance water quality, as well as how the properties of nanomaterials can be used to create different properties in both alcoholic and no-alcoholic drinks and enhance the biosafety of both drinks and their packaging. This is an important reference for materials scientists, engineers, food scientists and microbiologists who want to learn more about how nanotechnology is being used to enhance beverage products. As active packaging technology, nanotechnology can increase shelf-life and maintain the quality of beverages. In the field of water treatment, nanomaterials offer new routes to address challenges. Describes the major properties that make nanomaterials good agents for increasing the purification of water and other beverages Outlines major nanoencapsulation techniques for use in a variety of beverage types Discusses the major challenges of using nanomaterials in both beverages and beverage packaging