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PL

Plenary Session

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 10:45 - 12:00 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:


12:00h - Lunch

K1

K1 - Keynote Lecture I

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Dr. Harald Anlauf


Filter Media Markets, Technologies and Trends

Dr. Christine Sun, AFS Chair, Filtration Technologies International, USA

F01

F1 - Filter Media - Quality Control and Pore Size Analysis I

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Dr. Graham Rideal


Comparative liquid flow studies in filter media

M. Ängeslevä*, R. Salmimies, A. Häkkinen, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland; G. Rideal, Whitehouse Scientific Ltd, UK

Characterising the world’s finest aperture size, square mesh filter

G. Rideal*, K. Brocklehurst, Whitehouse Scientific Ltd, UK

G01

G1 - Mist and Droplet Separation I

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Prof. Gerd Mauschitz


L01

L1 - Backwashing Filtration

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Prof. Eugène Vorobiev


Influence of filter cake thickness during backwash regeneration

P. Morsch*, H. Anlauf, H. Nirschl, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany

Optimized materials and processes for the separation of microplastic from the water cycle – OEMP

D. Venghaus*, P. Lau, M. Barjenbruch, et. al., Technical University of Berlin; A.-K. Barthel, M. Ricking, C. G. Bannick, Umweltbundesamt; J. Jährig, KompetenzZentrum Wasser Berlin; C. Goedecke, U. Braun, BAM, U. Grabbe, Mecana GmbH; M. Knefel, GKD AG, S. Reber, Invent, AG; T. Schmitt, BWB, Germany

Backwash filtration system for condensate polishing in power plant

S. Strasser*; L.-M. Ertl; J. Woegerer, Lenzing Technik GmbH, Austria

14:15h - Coffee Break

K2

K2 - Keynote Lecture II

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:00 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Dr. Harald Anlauf


F02

F2 - Filter Media - Quality Control and Pore Size Analysis II

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:00 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Prof. Ben Aim


A critical analysis of capillary flow porometry with regard to its application to non-woven fibrous filter media

H.E. Kolb*, R. Schmitt, A. Dittler, G. Kasper, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany

Simulation-enhanced bubblepoint testing for woven wire meshes

D. Herper*, GKD – Gebr. Kufferath AG, Germany

Comparison of experimental approaches for the determination of the largest pore size (or first bubble point)

I. Kienbaum, I. Struzynska-Piron, IB-FT GmbH, Germany; D. Pattyn*, A. Odena, POROMETER NV, Belgium

G02

G2 - Mist and Droplet Separation II

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:00 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Dr. Jörg Meyer


Droplet separation using woven wire mesh in cross-flow

S. Kaiser*, C. Rief, M. Piesche, University of Stuttgart, Germany

Experimental study of electrospun polyacrylonitrile nanofiber in gas-liquid coalescence filtration

F. Chen, Z. Ji, Q. Qi, Z. Liu, L. Miao*, China University of Petroleum, China

Comparison of aerogel modification methods of non-woven fabrics dedicated for air purification

Ł. Werner*, A. Jackiewicz-Zagórska, M. Niedziółka, M. Zuzga, B. Nowak, M. Bojarska, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

L02

L2 - Decanter Centrifuges

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:00 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Prof. Wallace Leung


16:00h - Coffee Break

K3

K3 - Keynote Lecture III

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 16:45 - 18:00 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Prof. Eberhard Schmidt


F03

F3 - Filter Media - Quality Control and Pore Size Analysis III

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 16:45 - 18:00 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Dr. Graham Rideal


Automatic fiber thickness and cloudiness analysis for non-woven filter media based on SEM images

K. Schladitz*, M. Godehardt, A. Moghiseh, P. Easwaran, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics (ITWM) , Germany

Solution to the ISO 16890-4 – Discharge of filter element

S. Kost*, R. Adam, S. List, TOPAS GmbH, Germany

G03

G3 - Adsorption

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 16:45 - 18:00 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Dr. Qian Zhang


Capacity and energy efficiency of adsorptive filters for HVAC and compressed air

U. Sager*, E. Däuber, W. Mölter-Siemens, C. Asbach, Institute for Energy and Environmental Technology e.V. (IUTA), Germany

L03

L3 - Cake Filtration - Modelling, Simulation, Characterization

Day: 13 March 2018
Time: 16:45 - 18:00 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Prof. Ioannis Nicolaou


Conventional filtration theory and compressional rheology are interchangeable when using characterisation techniques correctly

E. Höfgen, A.D. Stickland*, University of Melbourne, Australia; S. Kühne, U. Peuker, Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany

Coupling of the Lattice-Boltzmann method and the discrete element method to model the separation of solid particles from liquids by porous media

K. Schmidt*, D. Hund, S. Antonyuk, University of Kaiserslautern; S. Ripperger, IT for Engineering GmbH, Germany

G04

G4 - Electret Filter Media

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 09:00 - 10:15 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Prof. Paolo Tronville


3D simulation and experimental investigation of the coulomb effect in electret filters

K. Schmidt, IT for Engineering (it4e) GmbH; A. Hellmann, M. Kerner*, S. Antonyuk, University of Kaiserslautern; S. Schumacher, C. Asbach, Institute for Energy and Environmental Technology e.V. (IUTA), Germany

Study on cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) for moisture resistance in the application of electrostatic filters

Y.-H. Chou*, D.-L. Yang, J.-T. Huang, N.-L. Liu, C.-H. Hou, K.-C. Wu, Y.-H. Hsu, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Development of a tree-like flow channel for the application of air filtration system

D.-L. Yang*, Y.-H. Chou, S.-C. Lee., A.-B. Wang, Y.-H. Hsu, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

G05

G5 - Filter Test Systems

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 09:00 - 10:15 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Prof. Gerhard Kasper


L04

L4 - Cake Filtration - Particle Properties and Analysis

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 09:00 - 10:15 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Dr. Harald Anlauf


Influence of the filtration on particle size and shape of crystalline material

L. Löbnitz*, H. Nirschl, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany

Analysis of mechanically labile protein crystals

B. Radel*, H. Nirschl, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany

Combined small angle X-ray scattering and transmission X-ray analysis

M. Meier*, J. Ungerer, M. Klinge, H. Nirschl, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany

L05

L5 - Depth Filtration - Modelling and Design

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 09:00 - 10:15 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Prof. Leon Gradon


Evolution of a deep-bed filter porosity during loading

E. Sikorska, L. Gradon*, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

Build-up of internal cake in layered filtering media

R. Kirsch, S. Osterroth*, S. Rief, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics (ITWM) , Germany

Design considerations in single and multi-layered woven wire mesh combinations in solid-liquid separation

F. Edelmeier*, F. Meyer, Haver & Boecker Wire Weaving Division, Germany

M01

M1 - New Membranes I

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 09:00 - 10:15 h
Room 2

Session Chair:
Prof. Allan Kuo-Lun Tung


Potential of flat sheet PEEK membranes, produced by random hard templating process

M. Loepfe*, C. Kellenberger, Novamem Ltd., Switzerland

Fabrication of membrane distillation for enhanced desalination

S.S. Ray, S.-S. Chen*, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan

Evaluation of polysulfone and polyethersulfone for pilot scale forward osmosis

M. H. Harif Fadzilaha, N. Jullok*, O. H. Lin, A. H. Ma’Radzi University Malaysia Perlis, Malaysia

10:15h - Coffee Break

G06

G6 - Nanofibre Filter Media

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 10:45 - 12:00 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Dr. Martin Lehmann


Skin layer in cyclic loading-cleaning of a nanofiber filter in filtering nano-aerosols

W. W.-F. Leung*, C.W.Y. Hau, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China

G07

G7 - Filter Loading

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 10:45 - 12:00 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Prof. Gerhard Kasper


Experimental study of separation of polydisperse nano-scale aerosols in dust-loaded fibrous filter media

M. Schlager*, T. Laminger, G. Mauschitz, Vienna University of Technology, Austria

Air filtration using hollow-fibre membranes for nanoparticle removal

P. Bulejko*, O. Krištof, T. Svěrák, P. Kejík, J. Pospíšil, Brno University of Technology; M. Dohnal, ZENA Membranes s.r.o, Czech Republic

L06

L6 - Cake Filtration – Two- and Multi-Component Slurries

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 10:45 - 12:00 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Prof. Ioannis Nicolaou


Separation behaviour of multi-component-suspensions (emulsion-slurries)

S. Kühne*, E. Löwer, U. Peuker, Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany

Green extraction using microwave and centrifugal force: Extraction of natural products

A. Angoy, M. Valat, Bordeaux University; P. Ginisty*, IFTS, France

L07

L7 - Depth Filtration – Applications

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 10:45 - 12:00 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Dr. Lars Spelter


Fuel filter test bench for multi stage flat sheet testing close to field relevant conditions

M. Bublinski*, C. Dopazo, L. Spelter, U. Staudacher, MANN+HUMMEL GmbH, Germany

Multi stage diesel filtration for truck and industrial applications

L. Spelter*, C. Dopazo, M. Bublinski, J. Reyinger, MANN+HUMMEL GmbH, Germany

Synthetic oil filter media facing present challenges in mobility

B. Meister-Magsino, F. van Uffelen, N. Werchner, A. Kilian, A. Winkler*, H. Banzhaf, R. Bernewitz, MANN+HUMMEL GmbH, Germany

M02

M2 - New Membranes II

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 10:45 - 12:00 h
Room 2

Session Chair:
Prof. Allan Kuo-Lun Tung


Omniphobic desalination membranes: Effective deposition of zinc oxide nanoparticles

L.-H. Chen, A. Huang, Y.-R. Chen, K.-L. Tung*, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Electrospun nanofibers as a potential for membrane distillation

M. Karimi*, H. Fattahi, A. Ebrahimi, N. Mahmoodi, M. Sharifi, Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran

Enhanced oilfield produced water treatment by hybrid graphene oxied/ceramic photocatalytic membrane

Z. Sadeghian*, Research Institute of Petroleum Industry (RIPI); K.Sadeghian, Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST), Iran

12:00h - Lunch

G08

G8 - Filter Classification and Standardisation

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Prof. Kunihiro Fukui


ISO 16890 and air filter media selection

C. Desquilles*, P. Blanckaert, Lydall Performance Materials SAS, France; D. Sullivan, G. Crosby, Lydall Performance Materials, USA

Air filter testing in a changing world

M. Stillwell*, A. Large, Particle Technology Ltd, UK

G09

G9 - Surface Filtration

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Prof. Monica Aguiar


PM2.5 quality factor for ranking different cleanable filter media

W. Hoeflinger*, T. Laminger, Technical University Vienna, Austria

Filtration performance of lab-scale pulse-jet bag filter

R. Boudhan*, A. Joubert, L. Le Coq, IMT Atlantique, France; K.Gueraoui, Faculté des Sciences de Rabat, Morocco

Baghouse filtration: A praxis-relevant media parameter to determine an emissions level of a pulse-jet cleanable filter

S. Sobich*, J. Meyer, G. Kasper, A. Dittler, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany

L08

L8 - Continuous Vacuum and Pressure Filters

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Prof. Gernot Krammer


Non-stop production with vacuum drum filters

U. Hoffner*, U. Herold, BOKELA GmbH, Germany

Fundamentals and concepts of steam pressure filtration processes

S. Esser*, U.A. Peuker, Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany

L09

L9 - Depth Filtration and Adsorption - Applications

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Prof. Urs Peuker


Energy optimized oil filtration for automatic transmissions

L. Petersen*, H. Brengelmann, G. Mathy, A. Heinen, Hengst SE, Germany

Principles of particle separation in ceramic deep foam filters based on a water model

D. Hoppach*, U.A. Peuker, Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany

Microstructured iron hydroxide containing agglomerates for arsenic removal from contaminated water - Results of experimental studies

A. Gerbeth*, B. Gemende, T. Riedel, T. Mehlhorn, N. Pausch, University of Applied Sciences Zwickau; M. Leiker, R. Heiduschke, B. Bäde, P.U.S. Produktions- und Umweltservice GmbH; P. Ay, C. Glaser, F. Logsch, Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg, Germany

M03

M3 - Cross Flow Techniques

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 2

Session Chair:
Dr. Thomas Peters


14:15h - Coffee Break

G10

G10 - Short Oral + Poster Presentations I

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:45 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Dr. Thomas Laminger


Experimental investigation into structure and operating performance of surface filters

J. Schelp, Q. Zhang*, E. Schmidt, University of Wuppertal, Germany

Development of the performance test method for the plug-in type pulse jet dust collector

K. Fukui*, S. Fujiwara, T. Fukasawa, T. Ishigami, Hiroshima University; H. Kudou, Amano Corporation; C. Kanaoka, Kanazawa University, Japan

Experimental studies of a compact bag filter system with pulse-jet cleaning

I. Park*, K. Jeong, J. Shim, Y.-H. Joe, H.-S. Park, KIER - Korea Institute of Energy Research, Korea

Deliquescence- and efflorescence-behaviour of hygroscopic salt particles in non-hygroscopic dust cakes

D. Horst*, Q. Zhang, E. Schmidt, University of Wuppertal, Germany

Analysis of formation of the dust cake of a hybrid electrostatic filtration system for particles

F. M. Oliveira*, M.L. Aguiar, Federal University of São Carlos; M. V. Rodrigues, Federal University of Alfenas, Brazil

Efficiency performance by different types of aerosol and filters standardization tests analysis

A.E. Lista, M.L. Aguiar*, Federal University of Sao Carlos, Brazil

Qualification of a corona type aerosol neutralizer

B.A. Lima, M.L. Aguiar*, Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil; P.M. Tronville, Politecnico di Torino, Italy

Efficacy evaluation of a modified filter medium with titanium dioxide nanoparticles in the inhibition of real environment microorganisms

P. de Freitas Rosa*, A. Bernardo, M.L. Aguiar, Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil

Achieving consistent penetration test results in respiratory filter and filter media testing

T. Johnson*, J. Johnson, A. Avenido, TSI Incorporated, USA; J. Spielvogel, TSI GmbH, Germany

Dust holding performance of pleated filter installed with pre-filter wrap

Z. Pan*, M. Tang, Z. Sun,Y. Liang, South-China University of Technology, China

G11

G11 - Short Oral + Poster Presentations II

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:45 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Dr. Jörg Meyer


Aspects of multi cyclone design at limited space

U. Muschelknautz*, MK Engineering, Germany

Study of the influence of the filter media heterogeneity on filter performance

D. Hietel*, O. Iliev, D. Manvelyan, J. Mohring, I. Shklyar, A. Schmeißer, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics, Germany

Pore scale simulation for catalytic filter and comparison with upscaled model

R. Greiner, Technical University Darmstadt, B. van Setten, M. Votsmeier, Umicore AG & Co. KG, T. Prill*, O. Iliev, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics (ITWM), Germany

Analysis of aerosol emissions from a rubber vulcanization process

G. Buffo, S. Barale, P. Tronville*, Politecnico di Torino, Italy

Particle reduction by electrostatically charged water spray

M. Zillgitt *, E. Schmidt, University of Wuppertal, Germany

Filtration behavior of CNT – Functionalized melt blown filter media

W. Mölter-Siemens, C. Asbach*, Institute for Energy and Environmental Technology e.V. (IUTA); L. Sinowzik, Saxon Textile Research Institute (STFI), Germany

Filtration efficiency and aging of electret filters

S. Schumacher*, R. Jasti, A.M. Todea, C. Asbach, Institute for Energy and Environmental Technology e.V. (IUTA); A. Hellmann, Technical University Kaiserslautern, Germany

SusFil: Sustainable Filtration - Multifunctional nonwoven layers to achieve efficient and sustainable filtration solutions allowing cost-effective processing of compressed air for industrial processes

L. Sinowzik*, Saxon Textile Research Institute (STFI); W. Mölter-Siemens, Institute for Energy and Environmental Technology e.v. (IUTA), Germany

Dust release functions to describe the particle emissions of bulk materials

N. Schwindt*, H. Kruggel-Emden, E. Schmidt, University of Wuppertal; D. Schulz, Technical University Berlin, Germany

Simulation to quantify the dustiness of powders

T. Londershausen, K. Vaupel*, E. Schmidt, University of Wuppertal, Germany

L10

L10 - Short Oral + Poster Presentations

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:45 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Prof. Wilhelm Höflinger


F&S Technology

Comparison of filtration method and filtration accuracy in surface finishing industry

S. Oguri*, H. Yagishita, K. Yagishita, Sanshin Mfg.Co.,Ltd., Japan

Comparative study between basket and self-cleaning filters

E. Ricco Jr*, F. A. Cunha, B. G. Oliveira, Apexfil Trade and Industry Ltd.; L.F. Moura, M.L. Aguiar, Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil

Filter free flow-through treatment with acoustic separator

T. Kambayashi*, Hitachi, Ltd., Research & Development Group, Japan

F&S Related Analytical Techniques

Analysis of filter cake structures by using micro tomography

E. Löwer*, U. A. Peuker, Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany

High-coverage inline basis-weight measurement of nonwoven filtration media as a clean alternative to nuclear and X-ray gauging

N. Reynders*, R. Snoeijs, R. Michiels, N. Deferm, T. Redant, Hammer-IMS nv, Belgium

High throughput analytical photocentrifugal ultrafiltration for characterization of suspensions and solutions filterability and membrane fouling

M. Loginov, G. Gésan-Guiziou, UMR STLO, INRA-Agrocampus Ouest; F. Samper, E. Vorobiev, Compiegne University of Technology, France; T. Sobisch, D. Lerche*, LUM GmbH, Germany

Water Treatment and Sludge Handling

The capability of Jordanian natural zeolite in industrial waste water treatment

Y. Taamneh*, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan; R. Al Dwairi, Tafila Technical University, Jordan

Chitosan-hydroxy apatite nano hybrid filters for removal of nitrite from water samples

A. Bagheri Garmarudi*, M. Habibi, M. Khanmohammadi, Imam Khomeini International University, Iran

New pre-treatment of SWRO desalination for algal bloom control

G. Cha, S. Choi, and S. Hong*, Korea University, Korea

M04

M4 - Short Oral + Poster Presentations

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:45 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Dr. Thomas Peters


Desalting of small organic molecules using nanofiltration

P. Dyer*, T. Fenton, J. Grey, Callaghan Innovation, New Zealand

How cake enhanced concentration polarization can decrease the membrane resistance

M. Keller*, C. Melang, S. Panglisch, University Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Bioaugmentation of membrane bioreactor for denim textile wastewater treatment

O. Khelifi*, E. Koltsova, A. Nehrii, H. Ratnaweera, Norwegian University of Life Science, Norway; C. Palop Donat, Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV), Spain

A study on selective separation of the concentrated zinc chloride from hydrolysis sugar solution by nanofiltration

Y.-T. Kuo, T.-Y. Yang, H.-P. Wan, Industrial Technology Research Institute; C.-J. Chuang*, Chung Yuan University, Taiwan

Affinity polymer membrane for a selective extraction and recovery process of fructose and glucose sugars

H. Mouadili, S. Majid*, O. Kamal, EL.H. ElAtmani, M. Hlaibi, University Hassan II, Morocco; K. Touaja, L. Lebrun, University of Rouen, France

Membrane technology for oriented processes related to the facilitated extraction and recovery of paracetamol compound

R. Louafy*, S. Tarhouchi, I. Mourtah, I. Touarssi, M. Hlaibi, Université HASSAN II GeMEV, Maroc; L. Lebrun, Université de Rouen (PBS), France

Preparation of PVC- NiFeCO3- nano composite membranes for the pervaporation separation of toluene-heptane mixtures

L. Aouinti*, F.D.S. Boukraa, University of Sciences and Technology Mohamed Boudiaf (USTO-MB), Algeria

Thin film nanocomposite (TFN) membranes embedded with pristine or modified halloysite nanotubes (HNTs) for CO2 separation

E. Chehrazi, A. Sharif, M. Omidkhah, Tarbiat Modares University; M. Karimi*, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

Numerical simulation of the flow in a rotating-disk membrane module

T.G. Kang*, K.S. Moon, J.S. Kim, Korea Aerospace University; G.K. Park, S.U. Kim, BKT Co. Ltd., , Korea

Classification of finest particles using crossflow filtration

P. Lösch*, S. Antonyuk, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany

F04

F4 - Filter Media - Numerical Methods for Optimized Media Design I

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 16:45 - 18:00 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Prof. Richard Lydon


Simulation of spunbond and meltblown processes for filter media production

S. Gramsch*, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics, Germany

Optimization of filter media structures with GeoDict

C. Kühnle*, M. Azimian, A. Wiegman, Math2Market GmbH, Germany

F05

F5 - Filter Media - Numerical Methods for Optimized Media Design II

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 16:45 - 18:00 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Dr. Harald Banzhaf


Macroscopic filter modelling based on computational fluid (CFD)

U. Heck*, M. Becker, DHCAE Tools GmbH, Germany

A two-scale approach for the computation of flow through pleated filters based on real image data

M. Kabel, R. Kirsch*, S. Osterroth, S. Rief, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics (ITWM) , Germany

Benefits of spunbond substrate uniformity in advanced filtration media

J. T. Walker*, A. E. Ortega, J. Forcucci, CEREX Advanced Fabrics, Inc., USA

G12

G12 - Modelling and Simulation

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 16:45 - 18:00 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Prof. Paolo Tronville


Soot filtration modeling and simulation in diesel particulate filter

M. Azimian, J. Becker*, L. Cheng, A. Wiegmann, Math2Market GmbH, Germany

Particle capture efficiency model for dry gas seal and fuel gas filtration applications

E. Barega*, T. Van der Linde, J. Huizinga, John Crane Indufil, Netherlands

Development of an analytical model to account for local porosity variations and anisotropy effects on the permeability of fibrous media

F. Theron*, E. Lys, L. Le Coq, IMT Institut Mines Télécom Atlantique; France; S. Woudberg, Stellenbosch University, South Africa

G13

G13 - Particles for Filter Testing

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 16:45 - 18:00 h
Room 2

Session Chair:
Prof. Dietmar Lerche


Aerosol generation for the ISO 16890 filtration standard

S. Schütz*, M. Schmidt, Palas® GmbH, Germany

Filtration characteristics of a melt blown nanofiber composite air filter medium against DEHS and A2 fine dust mixture

Z. Sun*, Z. Pan, Y. Liang, J. Yang, South China University of Technology, China

The new DMT A2 test dust fine quartz-free

D. Renschen, U. Gogilan*, DMT GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

L11

L11 - Discontinuous and Continuous Press Filters

Day: 14 March 2018
Time: 16:45 - 18:00 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Prof. Gernot Krammer


Filter press dewatering process: Analysis of the physical-chemical features that affects the cake build-up

F. Kaswalder*, D. Collini, A. Grosso, N. Finocchiaro, Aqseptence Group s.r.l.; A. Paglianti, University of Bologna, Italy

Iron ore tailings dry stacking in Gogohar Sirjan

A. Khalesi*, A. A. Nezhadan, Turbinedar Co., Iran

Heavy duty belt filter press in mining applications

G. Krammer*, R. Raberger, Graz University of Technology, Austria

F06

F6 - Filter Media - Advanced Manufacturing Methods

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 09:00 - 10:15 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Prof. Richard Lydon


Exploiting metal additive manufacturing to deliver innovation in wedge wire filter media designs

N. Burns*, M. Burns, Croft Filters Limited; D. Travis, L. Geekie, Croft Additive Manufacturing Limited, UK

Additive printing of fiber mats based on melt electrospinning from polymer filaments

D. Buivydiené, E. Krugly, L. Kliučininkas, D. Martuzevičius*, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania

G14

G14 - Industrial Air and Gas Cleaning

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 09:00 - 10:15 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Prof. Hans-Joachim Schmid


L12

L12 - Novel Processes and New Separation Concepts

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 09:00 - 10:15 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Prof. Wallace Leung


Novel centrifuge design enables low energy separation (Result of EU-Project PRODIAS)

M.H. Kopf*, BASF SE; Germany; S. Szepessy, P. Thorwid, Alfa Laval Tumba AB, Sweden

M05

M5 - Ceramic Membrane Applications

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 09:00 - 10:15 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Prof. Ching-Jung Chuang


Ceramic hollow fiber membranes for efficient water-in-diesel separation

C. Finger*, O. Schmidt, M. Ebrahimi, University of Applied Sciences Mittelhessen; A.A. Schmidt, DECKMA Hamburg GmbH; S. Schütz, MANN+HUMMEL GmbH; F. Ehlen, Kansas State University; P. Czermak, Justus-Liebig University of Giessen, Germany

Separation of chemically degraded lignosulfonates and desired products with ceramic membranes

S. Schönherr*, M. Ebrahimi, A.M. Steger, University of Applied Sciences Mittelhessen; P. Geigle, CMBlu Projekt AG; S. Demharter, Sappi Europe; S.Schütz, F. Ehlen, MANN+HUMMEL GMBH, Germany; Peter Czermak, Kansas State University, USA

Purification and fractionation of lignosulfonate in thin liquor by ceramic membranes

D. Humpert*, M.Ebrahimi, A. Stroh, University of Applied Sciences Mittelhessen; P. Geigle, CMBlu Projekt AG; S. Demharter, Sappi Stockstadt GmbH; S. Schütz, F. Ehlen, MANN+HUMMEL GmbH, Germany; P. Czermak,Kansas State University, USA

10:15h - Coffee Break

F07

F7 - Filter Media - Novel Nanofiber Development I

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 10:45 - 12:00 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Dr. Christine Sun


Development of P(VDF-TrFE) nanofilter for air filtration industry with base media and packing density

S.-C. Lee*, C.-K. Chang, Y.-H. Hsu, A.-B. Wang, J.-T. Huang, N.-L. Liu, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Bioinspired membranes from cellulose nanofibrils

M. Hakalahti*, T. Tammelin, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd; E. Kontturi, Aalto University, Finland

G15

G15 - Hot Gas Cleaning

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 10:45 - 12:00 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Prof. Hans-Joachim Schmid


Simultaneous removal of soot and NOx from biomass fumes over functionalized sintered filter

A. Villot*, G. Tesquiet, L. Le Coq, IMT-Atlantique; A. Guyon, Sintertech SAS - PORAL; F. Tresse, Prodec Metal-STI Group, France

Pyrotex® KE for emissions control and increased energy efficiency

J. Lauer, R. Hammerschmidt*, F. Kenzle, BWF Envirotec, Germany

L13

L13 - Process Optimization

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 10:45 - 12:00 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Dr. Anthony Stickland


Model-based investigation of the effect of intermittent filtration units on buffer tank levels in a continuous process

F. D. Bähner*, J. Abildskov, J.K. Huusom, Technical University of Denmark; P. A. Santacoloma, CP Kelco ApS, Denmark

Intensification of oily waste water ozonation by exposure to vibration

E.M. Kraeva*, D. A. Kubasova, O. A. Ivanova, M. V. Ivanov, B. S. Ksenofontov, Bauman Moscow State Technical University, Russia

M06

M6 - Process and Waste Water Treatment I

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 10:45 - 12:00 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Dr. Thomas Peters


Experiments and modeling of nanoparticle depth filtration under unfavorable conditions: the effect of filter structure, flow velocity and loading

D. Segets*, S. Süß, W. Peukert, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany; H. Lee, D. Y. H. Pui, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, S.-C. Chen, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

Amyloid hybrid membranes: Removal of heavy metal contaminants from water and recover gold

S. Bolisetty*, BluAct Technologies GmbH; R. Mezzenga, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Facilitated extraction and recovery of Methylene Blue and Blue P3R dye by affinity polymer membranes containing chitin as new extractive agent

Y. Chaouqi*, R. Ouchn, M. Hlaibi, Université Hassan II Casablanca; O. Cherkaoui, M. El Bouchti, ESITH Casablanca - REMTEX, Morroco; A. Jada, Institut de Sciences des Matériaux de Mulhouse, France

12:00h - Lunch

F08

F8 - Filter Media - Novel Nanofiber Development II

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Dr. Kyung-Ju Choi


Investigation of solvent and surfactant effect on the P(VDF-TrFE) fiber generations

C.-K. Chang*, S.-C. Lee, J.-T. Huang, N.-L. Liu, C.-H. Hou, C.-K Lee, Y.-H. Hsu, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

Continuing Innovation in electrospinning: New electrode design for improved uniformity and flexibility

J. Manasco*, Elmarco, Inc., USA; RR. Krenek, I. Ponomarev, Elmarco, s.r.o., Czech Republic

Nanofibrillated cellulose for improved filter media

K. Gourly, G. Minhas*, Performance BioFilaments, Inc, Canada

G16

G16 - Air Filtration

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Dr. Matthias Waldenmaier


Coping reduced space with flexible filter element shapes for engine air filtration

D. Schmid*, T. Dirnberger, M. Röhrig, S. Epli, M. Lehmann, MANN+HUMMEL GMBH, Germany

Trinitex® Advance by Ahlstrom-Munksjö - The highest protection of the gas turbine in all demanding environmental conditions

C. Vallet*, Ahlstrom-Munksjö, France; O. Soikkeli, J. Kaukopaasi, Ahlstrom-Munksjö, Finland

Difficulties concerning the test method for filter materials according DIN EN 60335-2-69 Annex AA

D. Keßlau*, R. Heidenreich, Institute of Air Handling and Refrigeration (ILK) Dresden, Germany

L14

L14 - Slurry Pretreatment by Shearing, Classification, pH-shift

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Prof. Antti Häkkinen


Mechanical stress as pretreatment for the separation of exopolysaccharides (EPS) producing bacterial starter cultures

F. Häffele*, H. Nirschl, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT); S. Mende, D. Jaros, H. Rohm, Technical University Dresden, Germany

Effect of hydrocyclone classification on the filtration characteristics of green liquor dregs

M. Golmaei*, T. Kinnarinen, E. Jernström, A. Häkkinen, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland

The effect of pH on the local and average filtration properties of a bauxite residue slurry

T. Kinnarinen*, A. Häkkinen, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland; H. Theliander, T. Mattsson, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

M07

M7 - Process and Waste Water Treatment II

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:15 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Dr. Christine Sun


Removal of anthropogenic organic micropollutants by a hybrid membrane-adsorption process

S. Spitzer*, J. Haslinger, M. Koch, N. Kreuzinger, M. Harasek, Vienna University of Technology; M. Koch, M. Rupprich, MCI - The Entrepreneurial University, Vienna

14:15h - Coffee Break

F09

F9 - Filter Media - Novel Nanofiber and Wire Mesh Development

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:00 h
Room 1A

Session Chair:
Prof. Urs Peuker


Engineering of universal plasma filter for blood transfusion

M. Tipper*, H . Spurr, S. Russell, R. Ward, Nonwovens Innovation & Research Institute Ltd. (NIRI), UK

Three dimensional high performance filter cloth - New developments in woven wire filtration media

F. Edelmeier*, F. Meyer, Haver & Boecker Wire Weaving Division, Germany

Metal mesh filters as multi-functional flow elements with micropleats for confined installation spaces

N. Komorek*, N. Beckers, filtertechnik.Europe GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

G17

G17 - HVAC-Systems

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:00 h
Room 4A

Session Chair:
Dr. Matthias Waldenmaier


Determination of the fractional deposition efficiency of full scale HVAC and HEPA filters for nanoparticles ≥ 4 nm

C. Asbach*, W. Mölter-Siemens, A.M. Todea, Institut für Energie- und Umwelttechnik e. V. (IUTA); T. Schuldt, F. Schmidt, University Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Does control of indoor CO2 levels negatively impact IAQ?

C. O. Muller*, D. Bennett, Purafil, Inc., USA; R. McElligott, N. Glover, Future Decisions; P. Fish, Prisma Services Ltd., UK

L15

L15 - Flotation and Hybrid Processes for Water Treatment

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:00 h
Room 1B

Session Chair:
Dr. Harald Anlauf


Microfluidic simulation of flotation processes by density functional hydrodynamics

O. Dinariev*, N. Evseev, Schlumberger Moscow Research, Russia

Integration of electro-crystallization and membrane for fluoride removal and recovery

V. Ya, Y.-C. Chen, C.-W. Li*, Tamkang University, Taiwan

M08

M8 - Separation of Bio-Products

Day: 15 March 2018
Time: 14:45 - 16:00 h
Room 4B

Session Chair:
Dr. Christine Sun


The relation of ultrafiltration membrane fouling caused by algae to algal growth phase

S. Laksono*, A. Kouchaki Shalmani, Jansen, S. Panglisch, University of Duisburg-Essen, C. Staaks, inge GmbH, BASF, Germany

Oriented processes across affinity polymer membranes for the facilitated extraction and recovery of L- enantiomeric form of ascorbic acid

S. Tarhouchi*, R. Louafy, H. El Atmani, H. Mouadili, M. Hlaibi, Université HASSAN II GeMEV, Morocco; L. Lebrun, Université de Rouen, France

Membrane processes for facilitated extraction and recovery of Glycerol from biodiesel production through polymer inclusion membranes.

H. Mouadili, S. Majid, H. El Atmani, O. Kamal, M. Hlaibi*, Université HASSAN II GeMEV, Maroc; L. Lebrun, Université de Rouen (PBS), France