Water and Salt Transport in Hyperfiltration

  • O. Kedem


The impressive practical achievements of reverse osmosis have stimulated the study of thermodynamics, membrane structure, and transport mechanisms underlying this separation process. In many cases the theoretical analysis was developed for the interpretation of a specific membrane system. It is attempted in this outline to review work done in this laboratory and to stress and correlate common elements in the somewhat different points of view presented by a number of authors.


Cellulose Acetate Volume Flow Reverse Osmosis Porous Membrane SALT Transport 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • O. Kedem
    • 1
  1. 1.The Weizmann Institute of ScienceRehovotIsrael

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