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  • Vol. 79, Iss. 8 — Aug. 31, 2012
  • pp: 477–483

Using vacuum ultraviolet radiation to obtain highly reactive radicals

G. N. Zvereva  »View Author Affiliations


Journal of Optical Technology, Vol. 79, Issue 8, pp. 477-483 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOT.79.000477


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Abstract

It is shown by calculation that highly reactive radicals can be generated by the photolysis of water molecules with vacuum ultraviolet radiation. The concentrations of the degradation products of water are calculated, and it is numerically shown that the aromatic chlorine-containing compounds found in liquid and gaseous media can be broken down by the products of the VUV photolysis of water molecules. It is numerically demonstrated that the products of the VUV photolysis of water molecules can be used for biological purposes.

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Original Manuscript: March 30, 2012
Published: August 31, 2012

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G. N. Zvereva, "Using vacuum ultraviolet radiation to obtain highly reactive radicals," J. Opt. Technol. 79, 477-483 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/jot/abstract.cfm?URI=jot-79-8-477


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