New membranes with lotrophic liquid crystal (LLC) polymers have superior performance for desalination. The LLC membrane has a more uniform pore distribution and an inherent resistance to chlorine and biological fouling The new membrane and plans for enhancement to reduce manufacturing cost are discussed.
This presentation is available to AMTA Members only.
- Evan Hatakeyama
- University of Colorado at Boulder
- AMTA Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA
- Uniform pore desal membrane