Thursday, November 20, 2008: 3:15 PM-5:45 PM
Congress C Room (Loews Philadelphia Hotel)

Membrane-Based Separations (02d)

#700 - Membrane Fouling (02D08)
Membrane fouling limits the performance of many filtration processes. This session will highlight recent developments in the observation, control, and analysis of fouling.
Chair:Victor G. J. Rodgers
CoChair:Isabel Escobar
3:15 PMNano-Structured Ro/nf Membrane with the Resistance for Scaling In Desalination and Fouling In Bio-Separation
Myung-man Kim, Nancy H. Lin, Gregory T. Lewis, Yoram Cohen
3:40 PMPretreatment Strategies for Nanofiltration of Natural Organic Matter in Groundwater
Wonho Song, Varadarajan Ravindran, Massoud Pirbazari
4:05 PMCellulose Acetate Ultrafiltration Membranes Modified with Temperature-Sensitive Polymers for Fouling Resistance
Colleen Gorey, Isabel Escobar, Amr Zaky, Guang Cai, Cyndee L. Gruden
4:30 PMFouling Resistant Coating Materials for Oil/water Separation
Hao Ju, Bryan McCloskey, Alyson Sagle, Yuan-Hsuan Wu, Benny D. Freeman
4:55 PMPerformance Characteristics of Virus Filtration Membranes
Meisam Bakhshayeshi, Andrew Zydney

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