11. Waterborne Escherichia coli Inactivation by TiO2 Photoassisted Processes: A Brief Overview

  1. Prof. Dr. Pierre Pichat
  1. Julián Andrés Rengifo-Herrera1,
  2. Angela Giovana Rincón2 and
  3. Cesar Pulgarin3

Published Online: 13 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9783527645404.ch11

Photocatalysis and Water Purification: From Fundamentals to Recent Applications

Photocatalysis and Water Purification: From Fundamentals to Recent Applications

How to Cite

Rengifo-Herrera, J. A., Rincón, A. G. and Pulgarin, C. (2013) Waterborne Escherichia coli Inactivation by TiO2 Photoassisted Processes: A Brief Overview, in Photocatalysis and Water Purification: From Fundamentals to Recent Applications (ed P. Pichat), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527645404.ch11

Editor Information

  1. CNRS, Ecole Centrale de Lyon (STMS), Photocatalyse et Environnement, 69134 Ecully CEDEX, France

Author Information

  1. 1

    Universidad Nacional de La, Plata-UNLP CCT La, Plata-CONICET, Centro de Investigación y Desarrollo en Ciencias Aplicadas, “Dr. J.J. Ronco”- CINDECA, Departamento de Química, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Calle 47 No. 257, 1900 La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina

  2. 2

    University of Cambridge, Department of Chemistry, Lensfield Road, Cambridge, CB2, 1EW, UK

  3. 3

    Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Institute of Chemical Science and Engineering, GGEC 1015, Lausanne, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 20 MAR 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527331871

Online ISBN: 9783527645404

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Keywords:

  • solar disinfection;
  • lipid peroxidation;
  • Z-potential;
  • ozonation;
  • dissolved oxygen;
  • isoelectric point

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Physicochemical Aspects Affecting the Photocatalytic E. coli Inactivation

  • Using of N-Doped TiO2 in Photocatalytic Inactivation of Waterborne Microorganisms

  • Biological Aspects

  • Proposed Mechanisms Suggested for Bacteria Abatement by Heterogeneous TiO2 Photocatalysis

  • Conclusion

  • References