Environmentally Benign Photocatalysts: Applications of Titanium Oxide-based Materials / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$196.71
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $190.74
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 26%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (6) from $190.74   
  • New (4) from $204.89   
  • Used (2) from $190.74   

More About This Textbook

Overview

Titanium oxide-based catalysts are especially promising as one of the most stable, non toxic, easily available photofunctional materials known today. Previously, the successful development of second-generation titanium oxide phoatalysts using an advanced metal ion-implantation technique led to reactions that could be induced not only with UV but also visible light. Since then, not only has efficiency been improved but new materials and synthesis methods have also been developed. This book will cover the various approaches in the design of efficient titanium oxide-based phoatalysts by such methods as sol-gel, precipitation, dip-coating, metal implantation and sputtering deposition. It will cover the most recent advances in TiO2 research and their potential applications as well as detailed and fundamental characterization studies on the active sites and mechanisms behind the reactions at the molecular level. The book should serve not only as a text for research into phohemistry and phoatalysis but also to inspire more applications into environmentally-harmonious technologies.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780387484419
  • Publisher: Springer New York
  • Publication date: 11/1/2010
  • Series: Nanostructure Science and Technology Series
  • Edition description: 2010
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 758
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 1.80 (d)

Table of Contents

Synthesis and Characterization Studies of Highly Active Titanium Oxide-based Phoatalysts.- Chemical Methods for the Preparation of Multifunctional Phoatalysts.- Second Generation Visible-Light-Active Phoatalysts: Preparation, Optical Properties, and Consequences of Dopants on the Band Gap Energy of TiO2.- Preparation of Titanium Oxide-Based Powders and Thin Films of High Phoatalytic Activities Using Solvothermal Methods.- Preparation of Highly Transparent TiO2-based Thin Film Phoatalysts by an Ion Engineering Method: Ionized Cluster Beam Deposition.- UV Raman Spectroscopic Studies on Titania: Phase Transformation and Significance of Surface Phase in Phoatalysis.- Photoluminescence Spectroscopic Studies on TiO2 Phoatalyst.- Surface Chemistry of TiO2 Phoatalysis and LIF Detection of OH Radicals.- Local Structures, Excited States, and Phoatalytic Reactivities of “Single-Site” Ti-Oxide Phoatalysts Constructed Within Zeolites or Mesoporous Materials.- Development of Visible Light-responsive Titanium Oxide Phoatalysts.- Visible-Light-Responsive Titanium Dioxide Phoatalysts.- Development and Sensitization of N- or S-Doped TiO2 Phoatalysts.- Visible Light-Responsive Titanium Oxide Phoatalysts: Preparations Based on Chemical Methods.- Development of Well-Defined Visible Light-Responsive TiO2 Thin Film Phoatalysts by Applying a RF-Magnetron Sputtering Deposition Method.- Phoatalytic Reactions for Environmentally-Harmonious Applications.- Photo-assisted Mineralization of the Agrochemical Pesticides Oxamyl and Methomyl and the Herbicides Diphenamid and Asulam.- Purification of Toxic Compounds in Water and Treatment of Polymeric Materials.- Development of Highly Active Titanium Oxide Phoatalysts Anchored on Silica Sheets and their Applications for Air Purification Systems.- Phoatalytic Application of TiO2 for Air Cleaning.- Phoatalytic Removal of Gas-Phase Elemental Mercury Using TiO2.- Phoatalytic Purification of Benzene in Air.- The Effect of Addition of Pt on the Gas Phase Phoatalysis over TiO2.- Photoreactions of Organic Compounds with TiO2 Single Crystal Surfaces.- Photo-induced Superhydrophilicity for Materials with Self-cleaning Properties.- Investigations of the Photoinduced Superhydrophilicity of the TiO2 Phoatalyst Surface by Near-Infrared Spectroscopy.- Phoatalytic Water-splitting for the Evolution of H2 from H2O.- Phoatalytic Hydrogen Production from Water on Visible Light-Responsive TiO2 Thin Films Under Solar Light Irradiation.- Construction of Solid-State Thin Film Solar Cell by Applying Visible Light-Responsive TiO2 Thin Film Materials.- Phoatalytic Organic Syntheses.- Phoatalytic Transformations of Sulfur-Based Organic Compounds.- TiO2-Based Phoatalysis for Organic Synthesis.- Phoatalytic Organic Syntheses.- Renewable Energy from the Phoatalytic Reduction.- Renewable Energy from the Phoatalytic Reduction of CO2 with H2O.- Photofunctionalization.- Photofunctionalization of TiO2 for Optimal Bone-titanium Integration: A Novel Phenomenon of Super Osseointegration.- Conclusions and Emerging Applications.- Energing Applications of TiO2-Based Composites.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)