Ion Exchange Membranes

Ion Exchange Membranes

Fundamentals and Applications

1st Edition - July 6, 2007

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  • Authors: Yoshinobu Tanaka, Yoshinobu Tanaka
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080548647

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Fundamental study and industrial application of ion exchange membranes started over half a century ago. Through the ongoing research and development, the ion exchange membrane technology is now applied to many fields and contributes to the improvement of our standard of living. Ion Exchange Membranes states the ion exchange membrane technology from the standpoint of fundamentals and applications. Discussing not only various phenomena exhibited by the membranes but also their applications in many fields with economical evaluations.

Key Features

* This volume looks at the latest developments in ion exchange membrane technology
* Provides a full and wide explanation of ion exchange membranes
* Easy-to-understand layout, including many figures and tables


For students, researchers, engineers, practitioners and consultants.

Table of Contents

  • Fundamentals
    Chapter 1 Preparation of ion exchange membranes

    Chapter 2 Membrane property measurement

    Chapter 3 Membrane characteristics and transport phenomena

    Chapter 4 Theory of Teorell, Meyer and Sievers (TMS theory)

    Chapter 5 Irreversible thermodynamics

    Chapter 6 Overall mass transport

    Chapter 7 Concentration polarization

    Chapter 8 Water dissociation

    Chapter 9 Current density distribution

    Chapter 10 Hydrodynamics

    Chapter 11 Limiting current density

    Chapter 12 Leakage

    Chapter 13 Energy consumption

    Chapter 14 Membrane deterioration

    Chapter 1 Elecreodialysis

    Chapter 2 Electrodialysis reversal

    Chapter 3 Bipolar membrane electrodialysis

    Chapter 4 Electro-deionization

    Chapter 5 Electrolysis

    Chapter 6 Diffusion dialysis

    Chapter 7 Donnan dialysis

    Chapter 8 Energy conversion

Product details

  • No. of pages: 546
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier Science 2007
  • Published: July 6, 2007
  • Imprint: Elsevier Science
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080548647

About the Authors

Yoshinobu Tanaka

Affiliations and Expertise

Representative, IEM Research Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan

Yoshinobu Tanaka

Affiliations and Expertise

Representative, IEM Research Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan

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  • jonhson t. Thu Dec 19 2019


    very good. i think it wonderfull