Water Reuse and Membrane Distillation
Currently, the scarcity of fresh water is a major global concern and this shortage is expected to exacerbate at an alarming rate in the next 15 years. Hence, there are urgent needs for alternative desalination technologies to provide…
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Gas Separation for Clean Energy
Membrane gas separation is achieved primarily through solution-diffusion transport phenomena, driven by imposing a pressure gradient between upstream feeds and downstream permeates…
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Bio-Separation Membranes
Membrane chromatography in biomolecular separation is implemented by grafting specific ligands onto the membrane pore surfaces, which would facilitate targeted biomolecules adsorption during convective flux flow…
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Bio-Fuel and Pervaporations
Pervaporation, in its simplest form, is a combination of membrane permeation and evaporation. In the past two decades, it has established itself as one of the most promising membrane technologies for liquid separation…
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Membrane in Pharmaceutical Applications
Different membrane technologies have been leveraged in pharmaceutical R&D including phosphatidylcholine-immobilized artificial membrane for drug absorption profiling and hollow fiber membrane for in vitro pharmacodynamic…
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Molecular Simulations
Integrated with paralleled experimental studies, will be used and developed to bridge the large gap between molecular and engineering sciences in the emerging interdisciplinary fields. Theoretical insights at the molecular scale are…
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Membrane Fabrication and Configuration
To satisfy the industrial demands for diverse range of membrane products, there is an on-going development in flat-sheet membranes casting, and single- and dual-layer hollow fiber membranes spinning. Hollow fiber, is one of…
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Membrane Modules
What is a Module? Membrane modules are the core elements in membrane-based separation and purification systems. Efficient use and design of a membrane module can improve flux rates…
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Ceramic Membranes
Electrochemical separation of oxygen from air by using dense oxygen transport membrane (OTM) represents the state of the art technology because it promises absolute permselectivity of O2 (~100%). In order to achieve high…
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