On completion of this chapter a student should be able to:
Describe the five most common types of dead-end filtration equipment.
Describe the use of filter media and aids and the usefulness of washing.
Use mathematical models based flow through packed beds to predict required filter areas
Analyze filtration data to calculate cake and membrane resistances.
Calculate filtration and washing times.
Distinguish effects on membrane mass transfer due to permeability, selectivity, concentration polarization, and fouling.
Distinguish among microfiltration, ultrafiltration, nanofiltration, and reverse osmosis in terms of average pore size ...