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Autori: F.-L. Toma, G. Bertrand, C. Meunier, D. Klein, C. Coddet
Editorial: DVS-Verlag, ITSC 2005: Thermal Spray Connects: Explore its Surfacing Potential!, 2005.
titanium dioxide coatings. TiO2 Degussa P25 powder were dispersed by continuous stirring in distilled water and alcoholic solutions and injected in an Ar-H2 or Ar-H2-He plasma plume under atmospheric conditions. Scanning
electron microscopy and X-ray diffraction were performed to study the microstructure and crystalline phases of titanium dioxide coatings. The anatase content in the elaborated TiO2 deposits strongly depended on the type of the suspension solvent. The photocatalytic activity of the titanium dioxide coatings was evaluated from the conversion rate of nitrogen oxides and compared with that of the initial powder. The obtained results allowed to affirm that the method of the liquid plasma spraying proved to be a promising technique to elaborate photocatalytic TiO2 coatings for the removal of nitrogen oxides pollutants.
Cuvinte cheie: plasma spraying, suspension, TiO2, photocatalysis, NOx