Thermal Induced Membrane Separation Processes - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128188019

Thermal Induced Membrane Separation Processes

1st Edition

Authors: Mihir Purkait Randeep Singh Piyal Mondal Dibyajyoti Haldar
Paperback ISBN: 9780128188019
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st March 2020
Page Count: 512
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Description

Thermal Induced Membrane Separation Processes describes the fundamental and advanced areas associated with the field of thermal induced membrane separation processes. It includes extensive coverage of material selection, types, characterization, modification and the applications of various thermal induced membrane processes. In addition, the book discusses, in detail, ancillary topics related to the subject, such as membrane modules, membrane contactors and reactors, preparation and characterization techniques, smart membranes, fouling and its mitigation, and economic analyses of the thermal induced membrane separation processes.

The book elaborates on every aspect of thermal induced membranes in a simple manner, thus helping students and researchers in academia or industry understand the processes for successful execution and implementation into their research.

Key Features

  • Provides basic to advanced knowledge of thermal induced membranes for a wide audience, ranging from students/starters to researchers in academia and industry
  • Covers the entire field of thermal induced membranes
  • Presents state-of-art research in the field

Readership

Students, researchers, and scientists in chemical engineering, environmental engineering, biotechnology, pharmaceutical science, food science, plant and process engineering, and materials science

Table of Contents

1 Thermal Induced Membrane Separation Processes: An Introduction
1.1 Background 
1.2 Classification of membrane separation processes 
1.3 Thermal induced membrane separation processes 
1.4 Merits and demerits of thermal induced membrane separation processes 
1.5 General Applications of thermal induced membrane separation processes 
1.6 Conclusion 

2 Theoretical Aspects, Design, and Modelling in thermal induced membrane separation processes
2.1 Introduction 
2.2 Theoretical aspects of thermal induced membrane separation processes 
2.3 Preliminary considerations 
2.4 Driving forces involved in the thermal induced membrane separation processes 
2.5 Mass transfer in the thermal induced membrane separation processes 
2.6 Heat transfer in the thermal induced membrane separation processes 
2.7 Effect of different operating conditions on thermal induced membrane separation processes 
2.8 Molecular dynamic simulations and their role in better understanding of the thermal induced membrane separation processes 
2.9 Membrane configurations and their selection for thermal induced membrane separation processes 
2.10 Role of contact angles and wetting behavior in thermal induced membrane separation processes 
2.11 Conclusions

3 Membrane materials and modification for thermal induced membrane separation processes
3.1 Introduction 
3.2 Membrane materials 
3.3 Membrane types 
3.4 Membrane properties and their importance in thermal induced membrane separation processes 
3.5 General membrane modification methods 
3.6 Conclusions 

4 Fabrication and characterization techniques for thermal induced membrane separation processes
4.1 Introduction to preparation techniques 
4.2 Sintering 
4.3 Stretching 
4.4 Phase inversion 
4.5 Thermal phase inversion 
4.6 Common membrane modification practices 
4.7 Flat sheet hydrophobic membranes 
4.8 Hollow fiber hydrophobic membranes 
4.9 Copolymer membranes 
4.10 Nanofiber membranes 
4.11 Track etched membranes 
4.12 Material and membrane selection 
4.13 Introduction to characterization techniques 
4.14 Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy 
4.15 X-ray diffraction 
4.16 X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy 
4.17 Scanning electron microscopy and energy-dispersive X-ray spectroscopy 
4.18 Atomic force microscopy 
4.19 Positron annihilation spectroscopy 
4.20 Conclusion

5 Membrane Distillation 
5.1 Introduction 
5.2 Distillation process outline 
5.3 Membrane distillation and its history 
5.4 Apposite heat utilization 
5.5 Stripping processes 
5.6 Types of membrane distillation processes 
5.7 Application of membrane distillation in the recovery of water and minerals from shale gas produced water 
5.8 Conclusion

6 Pervaporation
6.1 Introduction 
6.2 Pervaporation and its historical perspective 
6.3 Advantages of pervaporation 
6.4 Pervaporation process design 
6.5 Pervaporation as a tool in chemical engineering 
6.6 Pervaporation based dehydration of different alcohols 
6.7 Conclusion

7 Membrane Crystallization
7.1 Introduction 
7.2 Progression of membrane crystallization 
7.3 Membrane properties and their role in the process 
7.4 Effect of process conditions 
7.5 Crystallization of organic compounds 
7.6 Crystallization of inorganic materials 
7.7 Use of membrane crystallization for the recovery of salts and pharmaceuticals in the form of high purity crystals from waste streams 
7.8 Conclusion 

8 Membrane Contactors
8.1 Introduction 
8.2 Merits and demerits of membrane contactors 
8.3 Membrane Strippers and their applications in thermal induced membrane separation processes 
8.4 Membrane extractors and their use in thermal induced membrane separation processes 
8.5 Membrane scrubbers and their advantage in the field of thermal induced membrane separation processes 
8.6 Membrane emulsifiers for thermal induced membrane separation processes 
8.7 Membrane contactors based catalysis in thermal induced membrane separation processes 
8.8 Conclusions 

9 Membrane Reactors and their applications in thermal induced membrane separation processes
9.1 Introduction 
9.2 Types of membrane reactors 
9.3 Merits and demerits of membrane reactors 
9.4 Membrane reactors and thermal induced membrane separation processes nexus 
9.5 Applications of membrane reactors in thermal induced membrane separation processes 
9.6 Limitations of membrane reactors in thermal induced membrane separation processes 
9.7 Conclusion 

10 Novel smart, superhydrophobic, and next generation membranes for thermal induced membrane separation processes
10.1 Introduction 
10.2 Superhydrophobic membranes 
10.3 Novel electrospun nanofibrous membranes 
10.4 Novel nanocomposite membranes 
10.5 Bio-inspired membranes 
10.6 Liquid membranes 
10.7 Amphiphobic membranes 
10.8 Conclusion 

11 Membrane Processes in Integrated Systems
11.1 Introduction 
11.2 Membrane distillation based integrated systems 
11.3 Pervaporation based integrated systems 
11.4 Membrane assisted crystallization in integrated systems 
11.5 Applications of different integrated systems 
11.6 Conclusion 

12 Fouling and its mitigation in thermal induced membrane separation processes
12.1 Introduction 
12.2 Theoretical aspects of membrane fouling 
12.3 Fouling behavior 
12.4 Process of scale formation 
12.5 Methods to mitigate membrane fouling 
12.6 Role of novel membranes in fouling mitigation 
12.7 Advancements in antifouling membranes 
12.8 Conclusion 

13 Applications of thermal induced membrane separation processes
13.1 Introduction 
13.2 Desalination 
13.3 Waste water treatment 
13.4 Recovery of volatile and non-volatile acids 
13.5 Textile industry 
13.6 Food industry 
13.7 Pharmaceutical industry 
13.8 Conclusion 

14 Advancements in thermal induced membrane separation processes and cost analysis
14.1 Introduction 
14.2 Membrane and membrane module design 
14.3 Wet out protection 
14.4 Space missions 
14.5 Food and diary 
14.6 Membrane assisted crystallization 
14.7 Cost analysis 
14.8 Conclusion

Details

No. of pages:
512
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2020
Published:
1st March 2020
Imprint:
Elsevier
Paperback ISBN:
9780128188019

About the Author

Mihir Purkait

Dr. Mihir Kumar Purkait is a professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati. He has received the Research Award in Chemical Engineering from IIChE (2007), BOYSCAST Fellow Award (2009-10) from the DST, Young Engineers Award in the field of Chemical Engineering from the Institute of Engineers (India, 2009), and the Young Scientist Medal award from the Indian National Science Academy (2009). His current research activities are focused in the field of membrane technology, covering both fundamental and applied research. He has more than 18 years of experience in academics and research and written and contributed to more than 150 publications including articles in international scientific journals and three reference books, and has edited a book.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati, India

Randeep Singh

Dr. Randeep Singh is a researcher in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati. His research work is dedicated to the preparation of various membranes and the mathematical analysis of the transport phenomena in membrane separation processes, including wastewater treatment, fruit juice clarification, protein separation, and value-added product separation from biogenic source. He is also working on fabrication of different membrane modules for environmental separation. He has authored two books.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati, India

Piyal Mondal

Piyal Mondal is a doctoral research scholar in the Department of Chemical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Assam, India. His research focuses on green synthesis of metal nanoparticles for real life applications.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati, Asaam, India

Dibyajyoti Haldar

Affiliations and Expertise

Centre for the Environment, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati, India

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