Nanoscience and Nanometrology

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Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2021

  • Photocatalytic Degradation of Organic Pollutants: The Case of Conductive Polymer Supported Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) Nanoparticles: A Review

    Tigabu Bekele Mekonnen, Abi Tadesse Mengesha, Hirpo Hinsene Dube

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2021
    Pages: 1-13
    Received: Jan. 28, 2021
    Accepted: Mar. 17, 2021
    Published: Apr. 07, 2021
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    Abstract: In recent years development of different type of industries are enlarged and these industries are connected with the discarding of organic pollutants which are harmful to aquatic system and the human health. The presence of those organic pollutants in the aquatic system can result in pollution of wastewater which affects the ecosystem. Therefore, t... Show More
  • An Overview on the Photocatalytic Degradation of Organic Pollutants in the Presence of Cerium Oxide (CeO2) Based Nanoparticles: A Review

    Tigabu Bekele Mekonnen

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, June 2021
    Pages: 14-26
    Received: Jan. 28, 2021
    Accepted: Mar. 17, 2021
    Published: Apr. 20, 2021
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    Abstract: Considerable efforts have been devoted to enhancing the photocatalytic activity and solar energy utilization of photocatalysts. Photocatalysis has attracted much attention in recent years due to its potential in solving energy and environmental issues. The fabrication of various materials (coupled or doped) to form heterojunctions provides an effec... Show More