Conference Topics

FILTECH 2015 Conference will feature once again the latest advances and techniques in liquid/solid and gas/particle separation (dust, gas & air filtration). Technology and know-how transfer is a main target.

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

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

Filter Media

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

The FILTECH Congress is a Must for all those concerned with designing, improving, purchasing, selling or researching F&S equipment and services. The Congress attracts presenters and an international audience from all over the world.

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

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 Electric. 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

Special Topics

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