Accession Number:

ADA089068

Title:

The Heterogeneous Photocatalytic Oxidation of Hydrocarbons on Platinized TiO2 Powders.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 1 Sep 79-31 Aug 80,

Corporate Author:

TEXAS UNIV AT AUSTIN DEPT OF CHEMISTRY

Report Date:

1980-08-28

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

The photodecomposition in oxygen-containing solutions at platinized TiO2 yields predominantly CO2 as the reaction product, with intermediate production of hydroxylated compounds. A mechanism for the reaction based on photogeneration of hydroxyl radicals at the TiO2 surface is proposed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Radiation and Nuclear Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE