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Title: Crossflow micro- and ultrafiltration augmented by electric and ultrasonic force fields
Authors: Tarleton, E.S.
Wakeman, Richard J.
Issue Date: 1993
Publisher: The Filtration Society / The Filtration Society Japan Association
Citation: TARLETON, E.S. and WAKEMAN, R.J., 1993. Crossflow micro- and ultrafiltration augmented by electric and ultrasonic force fields. World Filtration Congress 6, Nagoya, Japan.
Abstract: An experimental study of field assisted crossflow filtration has shown that electric and ultrasonic fields, either in isolation or in combination, reduce membrane fouling. Particle liquid interfacial phenomena are used to advantage with the imposed fields to remove fouling layers and enhance flux rates. Synergistic effects were observed when the fields were applied simultaneously. Lower crossflow velocities can be utilised which implies that pumping costs, heat transfer in recirculation loops, and the degradation of shear sensitive streams can be reduced.
Description: This is a conference paper.
Version: Not specified
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/5295
Appears in Collections:Conference Papers and Presentations (Chemical Engineering)

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