By T. J. Mason,A. Tiehm
A vast spectrum of issues are coated: reactor layout, sonochemical pollutant degradation, built-in unltrasonic/ organic remedy, ultrasound in disinfection, leaching by way of ultrasound, and ultrasonically more advantageous removing of suspended solids.
Ultrasound is generated and utilized at frequencies from 20 kHz to a number of MHz. The physio-chemical parameters of the sonicated media, reactor layout, utilized depth, and length of sonication, dramatically impression the consequences that may be accomplished.
it really is was hoping that this compilation will give a contribution to a greater knowing and extra improvement of sonochemistry as a fresh know-how not just for environmental remediation but additionally extra generally.
the root of this compilation was once shaped in the course of a workshop that used to be held on the Technical college of Hamburg-Harburg, Germany, in March 1999. This was once the 1st workshop to be dedicated to 'Ultrasound in Environmental Engineering' and taken jointly adventure and data from a wide spectrum of disciplines together with chemistry, biology, engineering, apparatus production, and plant design.