FILTECH 2018 Conference will feature once again the latest advances and techniques in liquid/solid and gas/particle separation (dust, gas & air filtration). You profit from high-level knowledge transfer and learn about future trends and perspectives!

The FILTECH Conference is a Must for all those concerned with designing, researching, purchasing, selling F&S equipment and services and attracts presenters and an audience from all over the world. Technology and know-how transfer is a main target.

FILTECH 2018 Conference features close to 200 technical papers, a Plenary Lecture and several Keynote Lectures presented by leading experts.

Solid-Liquid-Separation

by Vacuum and Pressure, Press and Centrifugal Filtration, Cartridge and Bulk Layer Depth Filtration, Gravity and Centrifugal Sedimentation, Hydrocyclones, Flotation & Adsorption

  • Fundamentals
  • New Equipment and Processes
  • Combined Mechanical-Thermal-Separation
  • Steam Pressure Filtration
  • Solid-Liquid- and Liquid-Liquid-Extraction
  • Solid and Liquid Purification
  • Separation Enhancement by Electrical & Magnetic Means
  • Surfactants and Filter Aids
  • Slurry Pretreatment by Coagulation and Flocculation
  • Separation of Nanoparticles
  • Liquid Quality Regulations
  • Filter Media

Filter Media

  • Woven & Nonwoven Filter Media
  • Granular and Fibrous Filter Media
  • Membranes
  • Characterization of Filter Media
  • Media Production Technologies

Special Topics

  • Selective Separation
  • Micro Process Technology
  • Nanofluidics
  • Mist and Droplet Separation
  • Biological Waste Gas Purification – Biofilters

Solid-Gas-Separation

by Surface Filters, Fibrous and Granular Bed Depth Filters, Bag Filters, Electrostatic Precipitators, Wet Scrubbers, Cyclones

  • Fundamentals
  • New Equipment and Processes
  • Particle Separation at High Temperatures
  • Simultaneous Removal of Gaseous Components
  • Separation of Nanoparticles
  • Air Quality Regulations
  • Emission Control
  • Product Recovery

Testing; Instrumentation; Control

  • Characterization Instruments for Particles, Pores,
  • Interfacial Phenomena
  • Filter Media Testing Methods and Instruments
  • Separation Test Methods and Instruments
  • Standardized Test Particles
  • Operation and Control of Filtration &
  • Separation Equipment

Simulation and Modelling

  • Computational Fluid and Particle Dynamics
  • Computer-Aided Design, Selection and Operation of Separation Equipment
  • Process Simulation
  • Flowsheeting Expert Systems

Membrane Processes

by Crossflow, Dead End, Shear Stress Filtration, Micro-, Ultra-, Nanofiltration, Reverse Osmosis and Dialysis, Pervaporation, Gas Permeation, Membrane Reactors

  • Fundamentals
  • New Equipment and Processes
  • Separation Enhancement by Electrical Means, Vibration
  • Combined Processes
  • Membrane Design

Product Related Processes

  • Bio-Materials and Fermentation Separations
  • Food and Beverage Production
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Ultraclean Liquids for the Electronic Industry
  • Pigment Separation
  • Production of Nanoparticulate Systems
  • Municipal and Industrial Waste Water Treatment
  • Potable Water Treatment
  • Automotive & Aeronautical Separation Systems
  • Clean Room Technology
  • Mineral and Ore Separation
  • Separations in the Chemical Industry
  • Drilling Mud Processing&Separations in the Oil Industry
  • Recovery of Fluids in the Metal Industry
  • Produced Water Treatment
  • Oil Cleaning Processes