PULGARIN César, Hon. Prof. – Publications


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.


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.

Kinetic modeling of lag times during photo-induced inactivation of E. coli in sunlit surface waters: Unraveling the pathways of exogenous action

E. A. Serna-Galvis; J. A. Troyon; S. Giannakis; R. A. Torres-Palma; L. Carena et al. 

Water Research. 2019-10-15. Vol. 163, p. 114894. DOI : 10.1016/j.watres.2019.114894.

Unfolding the action mode of light and homogeneous vs. heterogeneous photo-Fenton in bacteria disinfection and concurrent elimination of micropollutants in urban wastewater, mediated by iron oxides in Raceway Pond Reactors

I. de la Obra Jiménez; S. Giannakis; D. Grandjean; F. Breider; G. Grunauer et al. 

Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 2019-10-13. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2019.118158.

Flower-like magnetized photocatalysts accelerating an emerging pollutant removal under indoor visible light and related phenomena

M. Karbasi; F. Karimzadeh; J. Kiwi; K. Raeissi; C. Pulgarin et al. 

Journal Of Photochemistry And Photobiology A-Chemistry. 2019-06-01. Vol. 378, p. 105-113. DOI : 10.1016/j.jphotochem.2019.04.017.


Photo-Fendon Degradation of Model Pollutants on Fe/C and Fe/Nafion/C supported Catalysts under Solar Radiation

D. Gumy; C. Pulgarin; J. Kiwi; P. Fernandez; L. Pérez et al. 

CIEMAT, Madrid, 2004.

Photo-Fenton degradation of model pollutants on FE/C and FE/NAFION/C supported catalysts under solar radiation

D. Gumy; C. Pulgarin; J. Kiwi; P. Fernandez; L. Pérez et al. 

The improving human potential programme. Access to research infrastructures activity; Madrid: Editorial CIEMAT, 2004. p. 61-67.


Novel Catalytic Pretreatment Methods Allowing and Accelerating the Degradation of Industrial Pollutants

J. Kiwi; C. Pulgarin 

Narosa Publishing House, New Delhi, India, 1996.


Uniform, adhesive, and low cytotoxic films accelerating bacterial reduction in the dark and under visible light

S. Rtimi; C. Pulgarin; J. Kiwi 

Thin Film Coatings for Biomaterials and Biomedical Applications; Cambridge, MA 02139, USA: Woodhead Publishing-Elsevier, 2016. p. 225-260.


Iron-Catalyzed Low Cost Solar Activated Process for Drinking Water Disinfection in Colombian Rural Areas

A. V. L. Cristina Ruales-Lonfat; C. Pulgarín 

Technologies for Sustainable Development; Springer International Publishing, 2013. p. 113-128.


Solar water disinfection by TiO2 mediated photocatalysis

A. G. Rincon; C. Pulgarin 

Photocatalytic and Advanced Oxidation Technologies for Traitment of Air, Water, Soils and Surfaces; London, Ontario: The University of Western Ontario, 2005.

Simultaneous iron photo-assisted water decontamination and electrical energy generation from solar radiation

V. Sarria; S. Kenfack; S. Malato; J. Blanco; C. Pulgarin 

Photocatalytic and Advanced Oxidation Technologies for Traitment of Air, Water, Soils and Surfaces; London, Ontario: The University of Western Ontario, 2005.

Desinfección de agua por fotocatálisis. Aspectos básicos.

A. G. Rincon; S. A. Giraldo; C. Pulgarin 

Solar Safewater. Tecnologías solares para la desinfección y descontaminación del agua; San Martín, Buenos Aires: Editorial UNSAM, 2005. p. 197-219.