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Table 1 Kinetic models used to describe the inactivation process

From: Synthesis and application of g-C3N4/Fe3O4/Ag nanocomposite for the efficient photocatalytic inactivation of Escherichia coli and Bacillus subtilis bacteria in aqueous solutions

Model Bacteria population RMSE R-Square R-Square adjusted
E. coli     
 Log-linear 103 0.4043 0.9763 0.9723
105 0.4480 0.8928 0.8571
107 0.7712 0.8887 0.8510
 Weibull 103 0.0374 0.9998 0.9990
105 0.1368 0.9982 0.9968
107 0.1392 0.9977 0.9943
 Biphasic 103 0.2066 0.9948 0.9928
105 0.2624 0.9755 0.9510
107 0.2195 0.9915 0.9858
B. subtilis     
 Log-Linear 103 0.2729 0.9305 0.9450
105 0.3636 0.9547 0.9417
107 0.3624 0.9518 0.9242
 Weibull 103 0.1053 0.9965 0.9955
105 0.1153 0.9919 0.9878
107 0.1705 0.9905 0.9865
 Biphasic 103 0.1361 0.9849 0.9811
105 0.1527 0.9839 0.9806
107 0.2196 0.9825 0.9798
  1. RMSE Root Mean Sum of Squared Error