14. Design and Optimization of Photocatalytic Water Purification Reactors

  1. Prof. Dr. Pierre Pichat
  1. Tsuyoshi Ochiai1,2 and
  2. Akira Fujishima1,2

Published Online: 13 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9783527645404.ch14

Photocatalysis and Water Purification: From Fundamentals to Recent Applications

Photocatalysis and Water Purification: From Fundamentals to Recent Applications

How to Cite

Ochiai, T. and Fujishima, A. (2013) Design and Optimization of Photocatalytic Water Purification Reactors, 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.ch14

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology, Photocatalyst Group, KSP East 421, 3-2-1 Sakado, Kawasaki, Kanagawa 213-0012, Japan

  2. 2

    Tokyo University of Science, Division of Photocatalyst for Energy and Environment, Research Institute for Science and Technology, 1–3 Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8601, Japan

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:

  • photocatalytic disinfection;
  • catalyst immobilization;
  • synergistic effects;
  • photocatalytic water purification;
  • advanced oxidation processes (AOPs);
  • reactor design

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Catalyst Immobilization Strategy

  • Synergistic Effects of Photocatalysis and Other Methods

  • Effective Design of Photocatalytic Reactor System

  • Future Directions and Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgments

  • References