Conference Review 2013

The FILTECH Conference is the globally acknowledged platform for scientific exchange of the latest research results and knowledge transfer between theory and practice. It provides a representative survey of current research and state-of-the-art developments for filtration and separation targets in a wide range of sectors and covers all relevant subject areas and techniques for the separation of particles from liquids and gases.

FILTECH 2013 Programme Review:

TUESDAY, 22 OCTOBER 2013

09:45 h Opening Session
10:30 h
PL
PLENARY
LECTURE

Session
Session
Session
Session
Session
13:15 h
K1
KEYNOTE
LECTURE I
L1
CAKE FILTRATION-INFLUENCES ON CAKE PROPERTIES I
L2
FILTRATION OF METAL MELTS
L3
CLASSIFICATION / SORTING
M1
CERAMIC MEMBRANES
14:30 h Coffee Break
15:00 h
K2
KEYNOTE
LECTURE II
L4
CAKE FILTRATION-INFLUENCES ON CAKE PROPERTIES II
G1
FILTER TEST SYSTEMS I
G2
NANO PARTICLE SEPARATION
M2
SPECIAL MEMBRANES
14:30 h Coffee Break
16:45 h
K3
KEYNOTE
LECTURE III
L5
CAKE FILTRATION-DESATURATION
G3
FILTER TEST SYSTEMS II
G4
AIRBORNE MOLECULAR CONTAMINATIONS
M3
MEMBRANE CHARACTERIZATION
18:00 h Get Together Reception

WEDNESDAY, 23 OCTOBER 2013

08:30 h
L6
ELECTRIC / THERMAL SEPARATION ENHANCEMENT
L7
POSTER I
G5
POSTER I
M4
POSTER I
09:45 h Poster Sessions
10:30 h Coffee Break
11:00 h
L8
HYDROTHERMAL / ENCYMATIC SEPARATION ENHANCEMENT
L9
SLURRY CONCENTRATION / THICKENING
G6
SURFACE FILTRATION I
M5
LAYER FORMATION
12:15 h Lunch
13:15 h
K4
KEYNOTE L
LECTURE IV
L10
FILTER MEDIA CLEANING
G7
SURFACE FILTRATION II
M6
CROSS FLOW TECHNIQUES
14:30 h Coffee Break
15:00 h
K5
KEYNOTE
LECTURE V
L11
IN-SITU ANALYSIS OF SLURRY SEPARATION PROPERTIES
G8
AUTOMOTIVE APPLICATION I
M7
ULTRA FILTRATION
16:15 h Coffee Break
16:45 h
K6
KEYNOTE
LECTURE VI
L12
CONTINIOUS CAKE FILTERS
G9
AUTOMOTIVE APPLICATION II
M8
MEMBRANE
BIO REACTOR

THURSDAY, 24 OCTOBER 2013

08:30 h
L13
NEW FILTER TESTING PROCEDURES AND APPARATUS
L14
POSTER II
G10
POSTER II
G11
MONITORING AND CONTROL
09:45 h Poster Sessions
10:30 h Coffee Break
11:00 h
L15
COMPONENTS FOR IMPROVED FILTER PERFORMANCE
L16
FUNCTIONALIZED FILTER MEDIA I
G12
PARTICLE DEPOSITION
G13
INDUSTRIAL GAS CLEANING
12:15 h Lunch
13:15 h
L17
MONITORING OF SEPARATION PROCESSES
L18
FUNCTIONALIZED FILTER MEDIA II
G14
NUMERICAL FILTER SIMULATION I
G15
CABIN AIR FILTERS
14:30 h Coffee Break
15:00 h
L19
MICROSCREENS / STRAINER
L20
DEPTH FILTRATION IN GRANULAR MEDIA
G16
NUMERICAL FILTER SIMULATION II
G17
PLEATED FILTER MEDIA
16:15 h Coffee Break
16:45 h
L21
COALESCER
L22
BACKWASH FILTERS
G18
NUMERICAL FILTER SIMULATION III
G19
SPECIAL FILTER MEDIA




K1 - KEYNOTE-LECTURE I

Day: 22 October 2013
Time: 13:15-14:30 h
Session Chair:
Eberhard Schmidt
14:30 h Coffee Break
16:15 h Coffee Break

WEDNESDAY, 23 OCTOBER 2013

L7 - POSTER I

Day: 23 October 2013
Time: 08:30-09:45 h
Session Chair:
Anthony Stickland
BASP Star Filter to replace cartridge filters - In continuous operating large chemical plants, B. Patil*, BASP Industries, India Filtration of emulsified polymer waste water, B. Patil*, V. Patil, BASP Industries, India Flocculation behaviour of colloidal suspension by use of inorganic and polymer flocculants in powder form, H. Kadooka*, Y. Kiso, T. Tanaka, M. Iwata, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan; M.S. Jami, Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia Simplified flocculation model for inorganic and polymer flocculants, H. Kadooka*, T. Tanaka, M. Iwata, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan; M.S. Jami, Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia Analysis of solid concentration distribution in batch sedimentation for viscous Newtonian and Non-Newtonian fluids, B.A. Moreira, F.O. Arouca, J.J.R. Damasceno*, Federal University of Uberlândia, Brazil Antisolvent crystallization and pressure filtration of salicylic acid: Influence of mixing conditions, S. U. Deulgaonkar*, B. N. Thorat, Institute of Chemical Technology (Formerly UDCT), India; A. Häkkinen, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland Determination of permeability characteristics of solid/liquid separation using simplex algorithm, T. Tanaka*, H. Kato, R. Fukuyama, N. Hayashi, M. Iwata, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan; M.S. Jami,Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia Flushing - Filter cake washing with miscible and immiscible fluids, M. Wilkens, M. Burisch*, U.A. Peuker, Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany Analysis of centrifugal dewatering: Consolidation behaviour with and without supernatant, R. Fukuyama*, T. Tanaka, M. Iwata, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan; M.S. Jami,Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia Preparation of activated carbon eletrodes for water purification, N. Hoda*, B. Uysal, E. Bayram, Akdeniz University, Turkey Electrosorption of aromatic organic compounds onto activated carbon electrodes for water purification, B. Uysal, M. B. Adanali, F. Sakliyan, E. Bayram*, Akdeniz University, Turkey

G5 - Poster Session I

Day: 23 October 2013
Time: 08:30-09:45 h
Session Chair:
Markus Lehner
Analysis of the effect of the filtration velocity in hot gas filtration, B. Alonso-Fariñas*, M. Lupion, M. Rodriguez-Galan, V. J. Cortes, B. Navarrete, University of Seville, Spain Evaluation of cake porosity behaviour under high pressure conditions, E.H. Tanabe*, Federal University of Santa Maria; B.J.C. Castro, M.L. Aguiar, Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil Simulation of the dust cake build-up on surface filters, S.M.S. Rocha, E.R. Nucci*, Federal University de São João Del Rei; M.L. Aguiar, Federal University de São Carlos, Brazil Behaviour of the number of cycles of filtration and pulse-jet cleaning on polypropylene fabric filter, S.S.R. Cirqueira, P.M. Barros*, M.L. Aguiar, Federal University de São Carlos; Brazil A comparative assessment of existing gas-solid filtration systems and a novel pulse-less filter, S.D. Sharma*, K. McLennan, M. Dolan, A.Ilyushechkin, CSIRO Energy Technology, Australia New development in fabric filter design leading to lower CAPEX, L. Gamborg*, K. Skriver, C.-V. Rasmussen, K. Poulsen, FLSmidth A/S, Denmark Filtration of dust particulates using a granular bed filter, Y.-S. Chen*, Y.-P. Chyou, S.-C. Li, Atomic Energy Council; S.-S. Hsiau, National Central University, Taiwan Evaluation of the efficiency in the bioaerosols eradication of filters doped with silver nanoparticles, P.F. Rosa, A. Bernardo, M.L. Aguiar*, Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil Nanofibre structures in bacteria deactivation and removal from wastewater and polluted air, D. Kimmer*, I. Vincent, SPUR a.s., J. Lev, ASIO spol. s r.o.; L. Kalhotka, Mendel University of Brno; P. Mikula, Institute of Botany of the ASCR; R. Korinkova, COC s.r.o.; M. Zatloukal, Tomas Bata University in Zlin, Czech Republic Separation of particles out of air by individual flat movable collectors, G. Reznik*, E. Schmidt, University of Wuppertal, Germany

M4 - Poster Session

Day: 23 October 2013
Time: 08:30-09:45 h
Session Chair:
Thomas Peters
Simulation of FIB-SEM images for segmentation of porous microstructures, T. Prill, K. Schladitz*, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics ITWM, Germany Analysis and modelling of the microstructure of ceramic foams, J. Kampf, C. Redenbach*, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany A reliable method for approximating the PPI value of foams, A. Moghiseh*, J. Ohser, University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt; C. Redenbach, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany Ceramic nanofiltration membranes in chemical and pharmaceutical applications, S. Duscher*, Inopor GmbH, Germany Preparation and properties of thin film composite membranes by a spin coating method, M. Karthik*, A.K. Suresh, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India Treatment of textile effluents using membrane provided from FP7 collaborative project (BioNexGen), E.A. Abdel-Aal*, Central Metallurgical Research and Development Institute, Egypt Removal of cesium from contaminated water using affinity membrane prepared by combining nanofiber with iron ferrocyanide, A. Mizuno*, Y. Mukai, Nagoya University, Japan New ways of mobile drinking water purification for disaster response and military, M.K. Saygin, J. Raiser*, R. Schönfeld, Blücher GmbH, INC Leipzig, Germany Compact module for simultaneous particle filtration and disinfection of aqueous media in chilling units, B. Gemende*, A. Gerbeth, R. Hahn, N. Pausch, S. Röhlig; University of Applied Sciences Zwickau; J. Bossert, Friedrich Schiller University Jena; W. Schellbach, A. Werner, OFS Online Fluid Sensoric GmbH, Germany Separation of gentamicin C1 from biosynthetic gentamicins by facilitated pertraction for increasing antibiotic activity, A.C. Blaga*, D. Cascaval, L. Kloetzer, Technical University of Iasi; A.I. Galaction, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Iasi, Romania Study on separation of folic acid by synergic reactive extraction, L. Kloetzer*, A.C. Blaga, D. Cascaval, Technical University of Iasi; A.I. Galaction, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Iasi, Romania Operations of direct contact membrane distillation and vacuum membrane distillation on seawater desalination, T.W. Cheng*, K.-L. Yeh, Tamkang University, Taiwan Simulation and experimental studies of multi-effect air gap membrane distillation on saline water desalination, C.-D. Ho*, C.-H. Cheng, T.-J. Yang, Tamkang University, Taiwan
10:30 h Coffee Break
12:15 h Lunch

K4 - KEYNOTE-LECTURE IV

Day: 23 October 2013
Time: 13:15-14:30 h
Session Chair:
Harald Anlauf
14:30 h Coffee Break

K5 - KEYNOTE-LECTURE V

Day: 23 October 2013
Time: 15:00-16:15 h
Session Chair:
Harald Anlauf
16:15 h Coffee Break

K6 - KEYNOTE-LECTURE VI

Day: 23 October 2013
Time: 16:45-18:00 h
Session Chair:
Eberhard Schmidt

THURSDAY, 24 OCTOBER 2013

L14 - POSTER II

Day: 24 October 2013
Time: 08:30-09:45 h
Session Chair:
Marja Oya
An experimental approach to get high performance in coal filtration with filter press, E. Babini, D. Collini*, A. Grosso, F.Kaswalder, L. Tozzola, Bilfinger Water Technologies srl, Italy Removal of emulsion droplets by immobilization in calcium alginate gel, N. Hayashi*, T. Tanaka, R. Yamada, M. Iwata, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan; M.S. Jami, Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia Material and equipment for water purification from lead, G.V. Medyak, V.I. Sokolova, A.A. Shunkevich, A.V. Bildyukevich*, V.P. Sokol, A.P. Polikarpov, National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Belarus Pigment separation by adsorption on coconut shell triturated, D.B. Soto, M.P. Gomes, P.S.S. Porto, S. M.S. Rocha*, Federal University of Espírito Santo, Brazil Using biosorbent filters for removal of cupper from water, S. M. Alfadul*, Mohammad A. Khiyami, King Abdulaziz City for Technology, Saudi Arabia Disinfection of secondary effluents by using slow sand filtration combined with electric fields – Contribution for direct reuse of domestic wastewater, D. Haaken, V. Schmalz, T. Dittmar*, E. Worch, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany Feasibility of modeling by adsorption the low gradient magnetic separation of iron nanoparticles, F. Lancellotti, H.K. Hansen*, P. Núñez, F. Retamal, Technical University Federico Santa Maria, Chile Chemical measurements of boiler acid cleaning - Case study, N.S. Al-Deffeeri*, Ministry of Electricity & Water, Kuwait Nordson adhesive application technology - Save overall production cost and enhance sustainability by integrating future technology, S. Müller*, J. Klein, Nordson Deutschland GmbH, Germany

G10 - POSTER II

Day: 24 October 2013
Time: 08:30-09:45 h
Session Chair:
Gerd Mauschitz
Saving energy with lower-pressure-drop filtration media, I. Parker*, Ahlstrom, Filtration LLC, USA; S. Chavan, Ahlstrom Research Services, France; G. Costa, Ahlstrom Italy s.p.a., Italy Particle deposition within fiber filters using OpenFOAM, N. Riefler*, U. Fritsching, IWT Institute; M. Becker, U. Heck, DHCAE Tools GmbH, Germany A new approach in modeling the porous-fluid interface for CFD simulations of pleated filter elements, A. Traut*, Graduate School of Excellence in advanced Manufacturing Engineering Stuttgart; A. Beck, M. Lehmann, MANN+HUMMEL GMBH, Germany; M. Ali, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India The applicability investigation on two models for porous airfilters, Y. Sun, J.J. Lu, China North Vehicle Research Institute, China; L.-P. Cheng*, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics ITWM, Germany A CFD preliminary study of filtration of gases at high pressures, G.C. Lopes*, M.L. Aguiar, Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) study of air flow and deposition of particles in bifurcated ducts resembling human lungs, L.L.X Augusto, C.C.C. Silva, J.A.S. Gonçalves*, Federal University of São Carlos , Brazil Numerically optimized cyclones for value-added product recovery, J. Paiva, P. Araujo*, Advanced Cyclone Systems, R. Salcedo, LEPAE, Portugal Evaluation of pendular liquid bridge formation in an environmental scanning electron microscope, F. Schröter*, E. Schmidt, University of Wuppertal, Germany The study of gas effluent inlet layout over the performance of an industrial fabric filter: A CFD approach, K. Simon, F.B. Marques, F.A.R. Pereira, D.C. Ribeiro, S. M.S. Rocha*, Federal University of Espírito Santo, Brazil
09:45 h Poster Session
10:30 h Coffee Break
12:15 h Lunch
14:30 h Coffee Break
16:15 h Coffee Break


Programme as at September 27, 2013. The programme lists speakers, co-authors, affiliations and countries/regions.