In today's world where sustainability is of prime importance, energy efficient method for sea water desalination and waste water treatment is gaining attention. State of art Reverse Osmosis (RO) method has high power consumption; hence people are diverting their attention towards Forward Osmosis (FO). It has been determined that the support membrane hydrophilicity plays an important role impacting the water flux through membranes in forward osmosis processes.
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- Partial requirement for: M.S., Arizona State University, 2012Note typethesis
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 59-62)Note typebibliography
- Field of study: Chemical engineering