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Chemical Photocatalysis

Ed. by König, Burkhard

    99,95 € / $114.99 / £91.00*

    Hardcover
    Publication Date:
    April 2013
    ISBN
    978-3-11-026916-1
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    Overview

    • Treats cutting-edge topics such as flavin photocatalysis, enantioselective photocatalysis, organic and inorganic semiconductors, photohydrogenation, and analytical methods with time-resolved spectroscopy
    • Unique focus on visible light
    • Color illustrations

    Aims and Scope

    Visible light is an abundant source of energy. While the conversion of light energy into electrical energy (photovoltaics) is highly developed and commercialized, the use of visible light in chemical synthesis is far less explored. Chemical photocatalysts that mimic principles of biological photosynthesis utilize visible light to drive endothermic or kinetically hindered reactions. This work summarizes in 16 chapters the state of the art and the challenges of this emerging future technology.

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    Details

    24.0 x 17.0 cm
    Approx. xiv, 386 pages
    70 Fig.
    Language:
    English
    Type of Publication:
    Monograph
    Keyword(s):
    Chemical Photocatalysis; Visible Light ; Photoactive Materials; Sustainable Chemistry; Enantioselective Synthesis

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    Burkhard König, University of Regensburg, Germany.

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