Advances in water treatment by microfiltration, ultrafiltration, and nanofiltration

Koyuncu İ., Şengür R., Türken T., Güçlü S., Paşaoğlu M. E.

in: Advances in Membrane Technologies for Water Treatment, Angelo Basile,Alfredo Cassano,Navin K. Rastogi, Editor, Woodhead Publishing Limited , New York, pp.83-128, 2015

  • Publication Type: Book Chapter / Chapter Research Book
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Publisher: Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • City: New York
  • Page Numbers: pp.83-128
  • Editors: Angelo Basile,Alfredo Cassano,Navin K. Rastogi, Editor
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: Yes


In this chapter, advances in water treatment by microfiltrationultrafiltration (UF), and nanofiltration (NF) are explained in detail. General information about membrane processes and the membrane global market is given. In addition, pretreatment methods are compared. Novel membrane materials are explained and compared with conventional membrane materials. Novel membrane moduleconfigurations explained in detail. Microfiltration, UF, and NF membrane applications for water treatment are given in the last part of the chapter.