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Engineering | Nanotechnology for Water Treatment and Purification

Nanotechnology for Water Treatment and Purification

Hu, Anming, Apblett, Allen (Eds.)

2014, XVI, 373 p. 137 illus., 78 illus. in color.

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  • Covers both wastewater and drinking water treatment
  • Provides concise yet thorough coverage of the fundamentals of nanomaterials and treatment processes as well as insights into future R&D trends
  • Presents the latest progress in research and prototype testing lines
  • Written for a broad audience of engineers, researchers, municipal water managers and policymakers

This book describes the latest progress in the application of nanotechnology for water treatment and purification. Leaders in the field present both the fundamental science and a comprehensive overview of the diverse range of tools and technologies that have been developed in this critical area. Expert chapters present the unique physicochemical and surface properties of nanoparticles and the advantages that these provide for engineering applications that ensure a supply of safe drinking water for our growing population. Application areas include generating fresh water from seawater, preventing contamination of the environment, and creating effective and efficient methods for remediation of polluted waters. The chapter authors are leading world-wide experts in the field with either academic or industrial experience, ensuring that this comprehensive volume presents the state-of-the-art in the integration of nanotechnology with water treatment and purification.

  • Covers both wastewater and drinking water treatment
  • Provides concise yet thorough coverage of the fundamentals of nanomaterials and treatment processes as well as insights into future R&D trends
  • Presents the latest progress in research and prototype testing lines
  • Written for a broad audience of engineers, researchers, municipal water managers, and policymakers

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Anti-bacteria TiO2 Nanowire Membranes - Anti-fouling TiO2 Nanowire Membranes - Arsenic Removal from Water Nanoparticle Technology - Carbon Nanotubes Water Treatment - DBPs Suppression - Desalination Nano - Disinfection Mechanism - Drinking Water Treatment Nano - EDCs Degradation - Fullerene Nanodiamond Radioactive Material Removal - Functional Nanomaterials Water Treatment - Graphene Oxide Water Treatment - Magnetic Activated Carbon Water Treatment - Metal Nanoparticles Environmental Cleanup - Nanomaterials Toxicity and Environmental Issues - Nanotechnology Ecosystem Remediation - Nanotechnology Water Purification - Nanotechnology Water Treatment - PPCPs - Polymer-based Membranes Water Treatment - Removal Emergen Pollutants Wastewater and Drinking Water - Solar Disinfection TiO2 Nanoparticles - TiO2 Coated Thin Films Enhanced Photocatalytic Degradation - TiO2 Nanomaterials Water Treatment - TiO2 Nanowire Membranes Drinking Water - TiO2 Nanowire Membranes Wastewater - Wastewater Nanotechnology - Water Treatment Book

Related subjects » Condensed Matter Physics - Engineering - Environmental Toxicology - Nanotechnology - Pollution and Remediation - Water Quality, Pollution and Health

Table of contents 

Preface

Foreword

Chapter 1. Fundamentals on adsorption, membrane filtration, and advanced oxidation processes for water treatment by Robert Liang, Anming Hu, and Norman Zhou

Chapter 2. Development of TiO2 Nanowires for Membrane Filtration Applications by Robert Liang, Anming Hu, and Norman Zhou

Chapter 3. Photocatalytic Decomposition of Environmentally Persistent Perfluorooctanoic Acid by Pengyi Zhang and Zhenmin Li

Chapter 4. Electrospun Nanofiber Membranes and their Applications in Water and wastewater Treatment by Shahram Tabe

Chapter 5. Fullerenes and Carbon Nano-onions for Environmental Application by Yusong Li and Megan Seymour

Chapter 6. Graphene—Environmental and Sensor Applications by Sarang V. Muley and Nuggehalli M. Ravindra

Chapter 7. Magnetically recyclable nanomaterials for water treatment by Tim Leshuk and Frank Gu

Chapter 8. Removal of 4, 6-Dinitro-O-Cresol, Congo Red Dye and Decane from Water Using Magnetic Activated Carbons by Tarek Trad and Allen Apblett

Chapter 9. Effects of Nanotechnologies on Disinfection Byproduct Formation by Aleksandra Sokolowski, Stephanie Gora, and Susan Andrews

Chapter 10. Nanotechnology in Contemporary Mine Water Issues by Ken Oakes, Zhi Shan, Rajendran Kaliaperumal, Shine Xu Zhang, and Martin Mkandawire.

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