2. Photocatalytic Reaction Pathways – Effects of Molecular Structure, Catalyst, and Wavelength

  1. Prof. Dr. Pierre Pichat
  1. William S. Jenks

Published Online: 13 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9783527645404.ch2

Photocatalysis and Water Purification: From Fundamentals to Recent Applications

Photocatalysis and Water Purification: From Fundamentals to Recent Applications

How to Cite

Jenks, W. S. (2013) Photocatalytic Reaction Pathways – Effects of Molecular Structure, Catalyst, and Wavelength, 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.ch2

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Iowa State University, Department of Chemistry, 3760 Gillman Hall, Ames, IA, 50011-3111, USA

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:

  • photocatalysis;
  • chemical pathways;
  • titanium dioxide;
  • modified catalysts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Methods for Pathway Determination

  • Prototypical Oxidative Reactivity in Photocatalytic Degradations

  • Prototypical Reductive Reactivity in Photocatalytic Degradations

  • The Use of Organic Molecules as Test Probes for Next-Generation Photocatalysts

  • Modified Catalysts: Wavelength-Dependent Chemistry of Organic Probes

  • Conclusions

  • References