Membrane-Based Technologies for Water and Energy Reduction

Wednesday, October 19, 2011: 8:30 AM
200 F (Minneapolis Convention Center)

Membrane technologies for water purification are expanding at a rapid rate. Abstracts are welcome in areas such as new membrane developments, system design to reduce energy consumption, RO/UF/MF/NF/MBR studies, etc.

Topical 1:Water Technology for Developed and Developing Countries
Separations Division (02), Membrane-Based Separations (02D)

Hideto Matsuyama

Kuo-Lun Tung

- indicates paper has an Extended Abstract file available on CD.

8:50 AM

9:30 AM
(465d) Fundamental Water and Ion Transport Properties of Sulfonated Polysulfone
Joseph Cook, Chang Hyun Lee, Wei Xie, Dr. Benny D. Freeman and James E. McGrath

9:50 AM
(465e) Preparation of Robust Hybrid Silica Membranes for Reverse Osmosis
Toshinori Tsuru, Rong Xu, Jinhui Wang, Masakoto Kanezashi and Tomohisa Yoshioka

File available
10:10 AM
(465g) Investigation of Protein Adsorption Behavior On Polymer Surfaces Using Atomic Force Microscopy and Quartz Crystal Microbalance with Dissipation
Toru Ishigami, Keisuke Hirami, Masatoshi Hashino, Noboru Kubota, Yoshikage Ohmukai, Eiji Kamio, Tatsuo Maruyama and Hideto Matsuyama