Comprehensive Membrane Science And Engineering, 1st Edition

  • Enrico Drioli
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  • ISBN-10: 0080932509
  • ISBN-13: 9780080932507
  • DDC: 660.28424
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1460 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released August 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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This multivolume work covers all aspects of membrane science and technology--from basic phenomena to the most advanced applications and future perspectives. Modern membrane engineering is critical to the development of process-intensification strategies and to the stimulation of industrial growth. The work presents researchers and industrial managers with an indispensable tool toward achieving these aims. Covers membrane science theory and economics, as well as applications ranging from chemical purification and natural gas enrichment..

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents of Volume 1.
Contributors to Volume 1.
Contents of All Volumes.
1: Biological Membranes and Biomimetic Artificial Membranes.
2: Functionalized Membranes for Sorption, Separation, and Reaction: An Overview.
3: Modeling and Simulation of Membrane Structure and Transport Properties.
4: Fundamentals of Transport Phenomena in Polymer Membranes.
5: Basic Aspects in Polymeric Membrane Preparation.
6: Advanced Polymeric and Organic–Inorganic Membranes for Pressure-Driven Processes.
7: Norbornene Polymers as Materials for Membrane Gas Separation.
8: Amorphous Perfluoropolymer Membranes.
9: Plasma Membranes.
10: Preparation of Membranes Using Supercritical Fluids.
11: Basic Aspects in Inorganic Membrane Preparation.
12: Ceramic Hollow Fiber Membranes and Their Applications.
13: Preparation of Carbon Membranes for Gas Separation.
14: Carbon Nanotube Membranes: A New Frontier in Membrane Science.
15: Characterization of Filtration Membranes.
16: The Use of Atomic Force Microscopy in Membrane Characterization.