300 Membrane Reactors

Tuesday, November 15, 2016: 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Plaza B (Hilton San Francisco Union Square)
Membrane reactors are used to improve process performance in a growing range of applications, including bioremediation, chemical and petrochemical processing, cell culture, and immobilized enzymes. This session will focus on recent advances and novel applications of membranes in membrane reactors. Papers are sought that describe new developments in membrane reactor fundamentals and applications.

Membrane-Based Separations
Catalysis and Reaction Engineering Division (20)

Shamsuddin Ilias
Email: ilias@ncat.edu

Theodore Tsotsis
Email: tsotsis@usc.edu

Dolly Chitta
Email: Dollychitta@chemeng.utah.edu

8:30 AM

8:50 AM

9:50 AM
(300e) Pervaporation-Assisted Furfural Production from Xylose
Alex Wang, Nitash P. Balsara and Alexis T. Bell

10:10 AM
(300f) Zeolite Membrane Permselective to Water Vapor and Its Application to Dehydration Reactions
Naotsugu Itoh, Shuhei Kikuchi, Takafumi Sato and Takuya Hirose

10:30 AM
(300g) Esterification and Extraction with Supported Liquid Membrane Permeation
Marlene Kienberger Sr., Matthaeus Siebenhofer, Sasiradee Jantasee Sr. and Nuttakul Mungma

10:50 AM
(300h) Investigation of the Degradation of Endocrine Disrupting Compounds in a Membrane Bioreactor
Mohanad Kamaz, Ees Eswaranandam, Ranil Wickramasinghe, Wen Zhang, Xianghong Qian and Michael Watts
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