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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Chemical and Biochemical Membrane Technology - N105033
Title: Chemické a biochemické membránové technologie
Guaranteed by: Department of Inorganic Technology (105)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2014 to 2019
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Guarantor: Paidar Martin doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Is interchangeable with: M105013
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Course "Chemical and biochemical membrane technologies" extends the knowledge of students in the field of industrial applications of membrane processes in classical chemical technology and also biotechnology. Attendees will receive information about membrane processes for treatment of potable and technological water, production of chemical compounds including specialties. Membrane biotechnologies designed for food treatment and pharmacy will be also presented.
Last update: Paidar Martin (25.08.2015)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

  • be oriented in chemical and biochemical membrane processes used for technological production.
  • understand main importance of membrane and requiremnet on it in individual processes. They will understand the membrane process impact on production cost of whole technology.
Last update: Paidar Martin (25.08.2015)
Literature -

R: Ion-Exchange Membrane Separation Processes [0-444-50236-X; 9786611756185] Strathmann, H.(2004)

R: Inorganic Membranes: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications [0-444-53070-3; 9786611279622] Mallada, Reyes (2008)

R: Handbook of Industrial Membrane Technology [0-8155-1205-8; 0-8155-1755-6] (1990)

A: e-books accessible on

Last update: Paidar Martin (25.08.2015)
Learning resources - (e-books accesible in domain)

Last update: Paidar Martin (25.08.2015)
Syllabus -

1. Importance of membranes in chemical and biochemical technologies

2. Chlorine-alkali technology - Membrane proces

3. Electro-membrane separation processes for water treatment ED, EDI, BPM-ED

4. Membrane technologies for energetics

5. Special electro-membrane technologies

6. Technological application of membrane reactors

7. Membrane separation of gases in chemical technologies

8. Application of pervaporation in chemical technologies

9. Pressure membrane processes for water cleaning and treatment

10. Membrane bioreactors

11. Excursion

12. SmartGrids with renewable sources - distribution of energy

13. Economical aspects of the membrane technologies

14. Written test

Last update: Paidar Martin (21.09.2018)