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In order to deepen the understanding of the permeate characteristics of membrane distillation considering heat and mass transfers and concentration polarisation, a fully predictive mathematical model was developed. The firs ...
Desalination 152 (2002)
Vacuum Membrane Distillation is studied for the concentration of fruit juices up to 50°Brix. The fluxes of water and of the relevant aroma compounds ar ...
Desalination 149 (2002)
Seawater desalination by an innovative solar-powered membrane distillation system: the MEDESOL project
This paper deals with the MEDESOL (Seawater Desalination by Innovative Solar-Powered Membrane Distillation System) project, partially supported by the European Commission under the Horizontal Programme “Global Change and Ecosystem ...
Desalination 248 (2009)
Human plasma ultrafiltrate purification by membrane distillation: process optimisation and evaluation of its possible application on-line
... Membrane distillation may represent an innovative tool to ameliorate treatment of uraemia by allowing the purification of the blood ultrafiltrate and th ...
Desalination 147 (2002)
Feasibility research of potable water production via solar-heated hollow fiber membrane distillation system
... one of the ways to solve the potable water shortage problem of the people living in arid areas or by the sea. A solar-heated hollow fiber vacuum membrane distillation (VMD) system for potable water production from underground water was designed. The solar radiation time and mean temperature o ...
Desalination 250 (2009)
... and the maxima was 6.5% ad 3% for the compact and large units, respectively. The highest exergy destruction was found to occur within the membrane distillation module. Desalination 230 (2008) 27–40 Exergy analysis of desalination by solar-powered membrane distillation units Fawzi Banat* ...
Desalination 230 (2008)
Pressure-driven membrane operations and membrane distillation technology integration for water purification
... purification plants have to use chemicals agents and Reverse Osmosis (RO) systems with several pass-stages. In this paper the potentialities of Membrane Distillation (MD) as a new and innovative technique for contaminants removal from water were investigated. The purposes of the present work are a ...
Desalination 223 (2008)
Experimental investigations on solar driven stand-alone membrane distillation systems for remote areas
... the use of standard desalination techniques in these places. Fraunhofer ISE develops solar thermally driven compact desalination systems based on membrane distillation (MD) for capacity range between 100 and 500 L/day and larger systems for the capacity range up to 10 m3/day. All systems can b ...
Desalination 251 (2010)
A small-scale stand-alone solar-driven membrane desalination unit was designed and manufactured under project funding agreement number ICA3-CT-2002-10025 (SMADES). The desalination plant is... PV panel. Feed water is directly heated in the absorber of the collector. The desalination system is composed of a spiral-wound air-gap membrane distillation module with internal heat recovery function. The main advantages of the plant are: no need for external electricity, no additional water fo ...
Desalination 217 (2007)
Performance evaluation of the “large SMADES” autonomous desalination solar-driven membrane distillation plant in Aqaba, Jordan
... is supplied entirely by solar thermal collectors in the form of heat on a temperature level of 60°C to 80°C. The desalination units are improved membrane distillation (MD) modules with internal heat recovery function. The electrical auxiliary energy which is required to drive the pumps and valve ...
Desalination 217 (2007)