Thermal and photodegradation of acetone on TiO 2 and N-doped TiO 2

Xinjiang Zhu*, Xianghuai Wang, Joseph T Hupp, Eric Weitz

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Abstract

The thermal and photodegradation of acetone on TiO 2 and N-doped TiO 2 has been studied. FTIR was used to monitor the loss of acetone and the production of CO 2 . Carbon-containing surface bound intermediates are implicated in the reaction mechanism leading to CO 2 production. Visible light photocatalytic activity has been shown for N-doped high surface area TiO 2 . This is an abstract of a paper presented at the 230th ACS National Meeting (Washington, DC 8/28/2005-9/1/2005).

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts
Volume230
StatePublished - Dec 1 2005
Event230th ACS National Meeting - Washington, DC, United States
Duration: Aug 28 2005Sep 1 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Chemical Engineering(all)

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