The book explains fundamental and advanced topics related to the field of membrane science including extensive coverage of material selection, preparation, characterization and applications of various membranes.

Explores both preparation and wide range of applications for all possible membranes, contains an exclusive chapter on functionalized membranes and incorporation of stimuli responsive membranes in each type and includes exercise problems after each chapter

It also discusses new membrane operations as membrane reactors and membrane contactors

chapter 1|43 pages

Introduction to Membranes

chapter 3|19 pages

Preparation Techniques

chapter 4|29 pages

Characterization Techniques

chapter 5|29 pages

Polymeric Membranes and Their Applications

chapter 6|12 pages

Applications of Ceramic Membranes

chapter 7|18 pages

Fouling Mechanisms and Remedies

chapter 8|21 pages

Current Trends in Membrane Science

chapter 9|10 pages

Future Perspectives of Membrane Science