330 Separation Processes in Biorefineries

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 12:30 PM
Taylor AB (Hilton)
Description:
This session will focus on separation processes in biorefineries. Included are separation of hydrolyzates, particulates, fermentation products, solid-liquid separations, molecular separation processes and the like. Separation processes are key to the economic viability of biorefineries in the future.

Sponsor:
Biorefinery Technologies for Forest Based Lignocellulosic Biomass
Co-Sponsor(s):
Separations Division (02), Sustainable Biorefineries (23B), Transport and Energy Processes (07), Forest and Plant Bioproducts Division (17)

Chair:
Bandaru V. Ramarao
Email: bvramara@esf.edu

Co-Chair:
Shri Ramaswamy
Email: shri@umn.edu


12:30 PM
(330a) Adsorption of the Compounds Encountered in Monosaccharide Dehydration in Zeolites
Marta León, Ruichang Xiong, T. Dallas Swift, Vladimiros Nikolakis, Stanley I. Sandler and Dionisios G. Vlachos

12:52 PM
(330b) Elucidating Structure-Properties Relations for the Design of Highly Selective Carbon-Based HMF Sorbents
Won Cheol Yoo, Nafiseh Rajabbeigi, Elizabeth E. Mallon, Michael Tsapatsis and Mark A. Snyder

1:58 PM
(330e) Novel Catalytic Membranes for Combined Biomass Hydrolysis and Sugar Recovery
Alexandru Avram, Jing Lei, Xianghong Qian, S. Ranil Wickramasinghe and Andre Beier

2:20 PM
(330f) Optimization of An Extractive Distillation With Mixed Solvents As Entrainer
Laura C. García, Ivan D. Gil, Alvaro Orjuela and Gerardo Rodriguez
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