PULGARIN César, Hon. Prof. – Publications

2020

Enhancing solar disinfection (SODIS) with the photo-Fenton or the Fe2+/peroxymonosulfate-activation process in large-scale plastic bottles leads to toxicologically safe drinking water

P. O. Diez; S. Giannakis; J. Rodriguez-Chueca; D. Wang; B. Quilty et al. 

Water Research. 2020-11-01. Vol. 186, p. 116387. DOI : 10.1016/j.watres.2020.116387.

Improving visible light photocatalytic inactivation of E. coli by inducing highly efficient radical pathways through peroxymonosulfate activation using 3-D, surface-enhanced, reduced graphene oxide (rGO) aerogels

M. Karbasi; F. Karimzadeh; K. Raeissi; S. Giannakis; C. Pulgarin 

Chemical Engineering Journal. 2020-09-15. Vol. 396, p. 125189. DOI : 10.1016/j.cej.2020.125189.

Employing bacterial mutations for the elucidation of photo-Fenton disinfection: Focus on the intracellular and extracellular inactivation mechanisms induced by UVA and H2O2

L. Feng; C. Peillex-Delphe; C. Lu; D. Wang; S. Giannakis et al. 

Water Research. 2020-09-01. Vol. 182, p. 116049. DOI : 10.1016/j.watres.2020.116049.

Detrimental vs. beneficial influence of ions during solar (SODIS) and photo-Fenton disinfection of E. coli in water: (Bi)carbonate, chloride, nitrate and nitrite effects

E. Rommozzi; S. Giannakis; R. Giovannetti; D. Vione; C. Pulgarin 

Applied Catalysis B-Environmental. 2020-08-05. Vol. 270, p. 118877. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2020.118877.

Natural iron ligands promote a metal-based oxidation mechanism for the Fenton reaction in water environments

G. Farinelli; M. Minella; M. Pazzi; S. Giannakis; C. Pulgarin et al. 

Journal Of Hazardous Materials. 2020-07-05. Vol. 393, p. 122413. DOI : 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2020.122413.

A novel proposition for a citrate-modified photo-Fenton process against bacterial contamination of microalgae cultures

A. Pulgarin; S. Giannakis; C. Pulgarin; C. Ludwig; D. Refardt 

Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 2020-05-15. Vol. 265, p. 118615. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2020.118615.

Visible light plays a significant role during bacterial inactivation by the photo-fenton process, even at sub-critical light intensities

R. Mosteo; A. Varon Lopez; D. Muzard; N. Benitez; S. Giannakis et al. 

Water Research. 2020-05-01. Vol. 174, p. 115636. DOI : 10.1016/j.watres.2020.115636.

Insights into the Photocatalytic Bacterial Inactivation by Flower-Like Bi2WO6 under Solar or Visible Light, Through in Situ Monitoring and Determination of Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS)

M. Karbasi; F. Karimzadeh; K. Raeissi; S. Rtimi; J. Kiwi et al. 

Water. 2020-04-01. Vol. 12, num. 4, p. 1099. DOI : 10.3390/w12041099.

Introduction by guest editors: A tribute to Cesar Pulgarin and his outstanding accomplishments in science

S. Giannalds; S. Rtimi; R. A. Torres-Palma; S. Malato 

Applied Catalysis B-Environmental. 2020-03-01. Vol. 262, p. 118274. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2019.118274.

2019

Duality in the Mechanism of Hexagonal ZnO/CuxO Nanowires Inducing Sulfamethazine Degradation under Solar or Visible Light

J. Yu; J. Kiwi; T. Wang; C. Pulgarin; S. Rtimi 

Catalysts. 2019-11-01. Vol. 9, num. 11, p. 916. DOI : 10.3390/catal9110916.