Applications of Excilamps in Microbiological and Medical Investigations

  • Victor F. TarasenkoEmail author
  • E. A. Sosnin
  • O. S. Zhdanova
  • E. P. Krasnozhenov
Conference paper
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In a course long-term and comparative studies it has been shown, that the DBD XeBr-excilamps looks as a good choice for various microorganisms inactivation. The first data about bacteriophage inactivation by XeBr-excilamp has been obtained. Radiant modules for industrial treatment on contaminated water have been developed. The XeCl-excilamp for treatment of skin diseases has been created and tested.


Dielectric Barrier Discharge Capacitive Discharge Exciplex Lamp Radiant Exitance Microorganism Inactivation 
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This work was supported in part by the Federal Target Program “The scientific and scientific-pedagogical personnel of Innovative Russia”, State contract No. 02.740.11.0562. Discussions with L.V. Lavrent’eva, U. Kogelschatz, T. Oppenläender and technical assistance of S.M. Avdeev, A.V. Gritzyta, M.V. Erofeev, D.V. Schitz, V.S. Skakun are gratefully acknowledged.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Victor F. Tarasenko
    • 1
    Email author
  • E. A. Sosnin
    • 1
  • O. S. Zhdanova
    • 2
  • E. P. Krasnozhenov
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratory of Optical RadiationHigh Current Electronics InstituteTomskRussian Federation
  2. 2.Microbiology and Virology, Sub-department of Siberian State Medical UniversityTomskRussian Federation

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