Chapter 24. Electrohydraulic Discharge Direct Plasma Water Treatment Processes

  1. Prof. Riccardo d'Agostino4,
  2. Prof. Pietro Favia4,
  3. Prof. Yoshinobu Kawai5,
  4. Prof. Hideo Ikegami6,
  5. Prof. Noriyoshi Sato7 and
  6. Prof. Farzaneh Arefi-Khonsari8
  1. J.-S. Chang Professor Emeritus1,
  2. S. Dickson2,
  3. Y. Guo2,
  4. K. Urashima1 and
  5. M. B. Emelko3

Published Online: 8 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527622184.ch24

Advanced Plasma Technology

Advanced Plasma Technology

How to Cite

Chang, J.-S., Dickson, S., Guo, Y., Urashima, K. and Emelko, M. B. (2007) Electrohydraulic Discharge Direct Plasma Water Treatment Processes, in Advanced Plasma Technology (eds R. d'Agostino, P. Favia, Y. Kawai, H. Ikegami, N. Sato and F. Arefi-Khonsari), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527622184.ch24

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Chemistry, University of Bari, Via Orabona 4, 70126 Bari, Italy

  2. 5

    Research Institute for Applied Mechanics, Kyushu University, Engineering Sciences, Kasugakoen 6-1, Kasuga, Fukuoka 816-8580, Japan

  3. 6

    National Institute for Fusion Science, Toki, Gifu 509-5292, Japan

  4. 7

    Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University, Kadan 4-17-113, Sendai 980-0815, Japan

  5. 8

    Laboratoire de Génie des Procédés, Plasma et Traitements de Surface, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, ENSCP, 11 rue Pierre et Marie Curie, 75231 Paris cedex 05, France

Author Information

  1. 1

    McMaster University, NRB 118 Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4M1, Canada

  2. 2

    Department of Civil Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4B2, Canada

  3. 3

    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527405916

Online ISBN: 9783527622184

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Keywords:

  • electrohydraulic discharge;
  • water treatment;
  • chemical contaminants;
  • pathogenic contaminants;
  • disinfection

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Characteristics of Electrohydraulic Discharge Systems

  • Treatment Mechanisms Generated by Electrohydraulic Discharge

  • Treatment of Chemical Contaminants by Electrohydraulic Discharge

  • Disinfection of Pathogenic Contaminants by PAED

  • Municipal Sludge Treatment

  • Concluding Remarks