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Adsorption: Fundamental Processes and Applications - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128188057, 9780128188088

Adsorption: Fundamental Processes and Applications, Volume 33

1st Edition

Editor: Mehrorang Ghaedi
Paperback ISBN: 9780128188057
eBook ISBN: 9780128188088
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 19th March 2021
Page Count: 728
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Table of Contents

  1. Fundamentals of adsorption technology
    2. Adsorbent
    3. Composite
    4. Metal–organic framework
    5. Nano-fiber
    6. Thin film
    7. Mechanism
    8. Isotherms and kinetics
    9. Modelling
    10. Multi component analysis
    11. Advances and applications
    12. Membrane Adsorption
    13. Molecularly Imprinted Polymer


Adsorption: Fundamental Processes and Applications, Volume 33 in the Interface Science and Technology Series, discusses the great technological importance of adsorption and describes how adsorbents are used on a large scale as desiccants, catalysts, catalyst supports, in the separation of gases, the purification of liquids, pollution control, and in respiratory protection. Finally, it explores how adsorption phenomena play a vital role in many solid-state reactions and biological mechanisms, as well as stressing the importance of the widespread use of adsorption techniques in the characterization of surface properties and the texture of fine powders.

Key Features

  • Covers the fundamental aspects of adsorption process engineering
  • Reviews the environmental impact of key aquatic pollutants
  • Discusses and analyzes the importance of adsorption processes for water treatment
  • Highlights opportunity areas for adsorption process intensification
  • Edited by a world-leading researcher in interface science


Researchers and scientists in adsorption; chemical engineers and chemists in industry R&D working on water treatment and purification


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About the Editor

Mehrorang Ghaedi

Mehrorang Ghaedi received a B.Sc. degree in applied chemistry from the University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, a M.Sc. degree in analytical chemistry from Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, and a Ph.D. degree in analytical chemistry from the University of Isfahan, in 1996, 1999, and 2003, respectively. He is currently Professor of analytical chemistry with Yasouj University, Yasouj, Iran. His research activities range from solid phase extraction methods, liquid-liquid extraction, transport of ions through liquid membrane, cloud point extraction, sensor fabrication, adsorptive stripping analysis, cyclic voltammetry, spectrophotometry in surfactant media, trace analysis, to water treatment.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Chemistry, Yasouj University, Yasouj, Iran