Speaker Information



Dr. Harald Anlauf
Economical Solutions for Customtailored Separation of Particles from Liquids
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Germany

Prof. Roger Ben Aim
State of the Art and Advances in Perm-Porometry
Institut de la Filtration et des Techniques Separatives (IFTS)
France

Prof. Enrico Drioli
Integrated Membrane Systems for Minerals Recovery from the Sea
Institute on Membrane Technology (ITM-CNR)
Italy

Prof. David Y.H. Pui
Filtration Solution to Mitigate PM2.5 Pollutants in Urban Air
University of Minnesota
USA

President Klaas De Waal
The Important Purpose of the Global Filtration & Separation Industry
International Media Group, Inc.
USA

Prof. Andrew L. Zydney
Virus Filtration-Role of Membrane Morphology and Chemistry on Virus Capture
The Pennsylvania State University
USA

 


Prof. Pierre Aimar
Transfer of Deformable Bacteria through Membranes
CNRS
France

Dr. Wu Chen
The Role of Fluid/Particle Separation in Today's Environmental Protection Efforts
Dow Chemical Company
USA

Prof. Liang-Yin Chu
Smart Membranes for Molecular-Recognizable Separations
Sichuan University
China

Dr. Chii-Dong Ho
Membrane Separation Technology in Chemical Engineering Processes
Tamkang University

Taiwan

Prof. Wilhelm Höflinger
PM2.5 Measurement and the Assessment for Dust Separators
Vienna University of Technology
Austria

Prof. Eiji Iritani
Compressibility of Filter Cake in Membrane Filtration
Nagoya University
Japan

Prof. William Krantz
Advances in Membrane Fabrication, Characterization, and Process Technology at the Singapore Membrane Technology Center
University of Colorado

USA

Prof. Chung-Hak Lee
Historical Development of QQ-MBR for Wastewater Treatment
Seoul National University
Korea

Prof. Wallace Woon-Fong Leung
Filtering Nano-Aerosols with Nanofibrous Filter under Low Peclet Number
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hongkong

Prof. Huu Hao Ngo
Challenges in Sustainable Membrane Operation of Desalination Plants
University of Technology
Australia

Dr. Thomas A. Peters
The Possible Role of Membrane Technology in a Thirsty World
Independent Consultant for Membrane Technology and Environmental Engineering
Germany

Prof. Chuen-Jinn Tsai
New Electrostatic Precipitators for the Control of Fine Particles and Nanoparticles
National Chiao Tung University
Taiwan

Prof. Bart Van der Bruggen
Electromembrane Processes: Novel Ideas for Advanced Separations
KU Leuven
Belgium

Prof. Eugène Vorobiev
Innovative Physical Treatments to Enhance Biosolid /Liquid and Solute Separations
Université de Technologie de Compiegne
France

Prof. Saravanamuthu Vigneswaran
Is Membrane Distillation a Sustainable Technology for Small Water Supply Schemes
University of Technology
Australia

Prof. Da-Ming Wang
Insight into Morphology Control of Porous Polymeric Membranes - Role of Rheology of Polymer Solution
National Taiwan University

Taiwan

Dr. Ranil Wickramasinghe
Multifunctional Membranes for Future Separations
University of Arkansas
USA

Prof. Rong Wang
Novel Biomimetic Membranes for Water Reuse and Seawater Desalination
School of Civil & Environmental Engineering; Singapore Membrane technology Centre; Nanyang Technological University

Singapore

 


S1- Advanced Filter Media TechnologiesS2- Membranes for Bioseparations
S3- Membrane and WaterS4- Development of Hydrophobic Membranes for Innovative Membranes Unit Operations
S5- Centrifugal separationS6- Warm/High-Temperature Filtration Technology
S7- New Designs for the Separation Efficiency ImprovementS8- Filtration Solutions to Mitigate PM2.5 in Urban Air
S9- Nanofiber Filter in Air Filtration and PurificationS10- Membranes for Resources Recovery
S1- Advanced Filter Media Technologies
Organizer: Dr. Christine Sun.Filtration Technologies International, USA
Date and Time: 16:00-17:30, April 12, 2016.

Mr. James Walker
Durability of Nylon Spunbond Media in Glycol Contaminated Engine Oil
Cerex Advanced Fabrics, Inc.
USA

Dr. Rahul Bharadwaj
Pao Compatible ePTFE Technology Hepa Filters for Clean Room Pharmaceutical Applications
AAF International
USA

Dr. Christine Sun
Sustainable Development of Massive Nanofiber Production for Filtration Applications
Filtration Technologies International, Inc.
USA

Dr. Jeremie De Baerdemaeker
Metal Fibers and Porous Membranes developed by Bekaert, the obvious choice for high demanding applications in Filtration
NV Bekaert SA
Belgium

S2 - Membranes for Bioseparations
Organizer: Prof. Andrew Zydney.The Pennsylvania State University, USA
Date and Time: 16:00-17:30, April 12, 2016.

Prof. Andrew Zydney
Purification of DNA for Gene Therapy and Vaccines using Membrane Ultrafiltration
The Pennsylvania State University
USA

Prof. Ranil Wickramasinghe
Surface Engineering for Developing New Membrane Adsorbers
Ross E Martin Chair in Emerging Technologies; University of Arkansas
USA

Prof. Akon Higuchi
Purification and Differentiation of Human Adipose- Derived Stem Cells through Polymeric Membranes by Filtration Method
National Central University
Taiwan

Prof. Chia-Chi Ho
Betaine Based Materials for Controling Protein and Cell Attachment
University of Cincinnati
USA

S3 - Membrane and Water
Organizer: Prof. Rong Wang.School of Civil & Environmental Engineering;
Membrane Technology Centre; Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Date and Time: 11:00-12:30, April 13, 2016.

Prof. William Krantz
Recent Developments in the Energy-Efficient Reverse Osmosis (EERO) Process
University of Colorado
USA

Prof. Rong Wang
Recent Developments in Osmotic Membranes for Water and Energy Applications
School of Civil & Environmental Engineering; Singapore Membrane Technology Centre; Nanyang Technological University
Singapore

Prof. Shaomin Liu
Morphology Evolution of Inorganic Hollow Fiber Membranes Prepared by Phase Inversion And Sintering Techniques
Curtin University
Australia

Prof. Tzyy Haur Chong
Fouling Monitoring for Membrane Processes
Nanyang Technological University
Singapore

S4- Development of Hydrophobic Membranes for Innovative Membranes Unit Operations
Organizer: Prof. Enrico Drioli.Institute on Membrane Technology (ITM-CNR), Italy
Date and Time: 16:00-17:30, April 13, 2016.

Prof. Enrico Drioli
Design and Fabrication of Tailored Membrances for New Emerging Membrance Application
Institute on Membrane Technology (ITM-CNR)
Italy

Prof. Pierre Aimar
Performance of a Magnetic Responsive Biocatalytic Membrane Reactor
CNRS
France

Dr. Frank Lipnizki
Development of Hydrophilic Membranes for Challenging Separation Applications
Membrane Technology
Denmark

Prof. Dun-Yen Kang
ZIF-ZIF Hybrid Membranes for Hydrogen Purification
National Taiwan University
Taiwan

Dr. Chin-Chih Tai
The Method of Preparing Multi-Channel and Spiral Hollow Fiber Membrane
Industrial Technology Research Institute
Taiwan

S5- Centrifugal Separation
Organizer: Prof. Wallace Leung.The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Date and Time: 09:10-10:40, April 13, 2016.

Prof. Wallace Woon-Fong Leung
Centrifugal Separation in Biopharmaceutical Production
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong

Prof. Dietmar Lerche
In Situ Visualization of Separation Phenomena at Real Time under Gravity or Accelerated in Centrifugal Fields
LUM-GMBH
Germany

Prof. Sam Lo
Comparison of Different Methods in Separationof Microalga
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong

Prof. Wallace Woon-Fong Leung
Centrifugal Separation Of Flocculated Sludges In Wastewater Treatment
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong

S6- Warm/High-Temperature Filtration Technology
Organizer: Prof. Su-Shan Hsiau.National Central University, Taiwan
Date and Time: 11:00-12:30, April 13, 2016.

Dr. Gernot Krammer
Trends and Challenges in Gas Cleaning
University of Technology
Austria

Prof. Shu-Yii Wu
Control of Dust Collection Efficiency by the Pressure Distribution Analysis Method in the Circulating Granular Bed Filter
Feng Chia University
Taiwan

Prof. Ta-Chih Hsiao
Performance Evaluation of Two Candle Filters at Different Temperatures
National Central University
Taiwan

Mr. Chia-Wei Chang
The Study of Filtration Efficiency in Moving Granular Bed Filter with Two-Stage Mode
National Central University
Taiwan

S7- New Designs for the Separation Efficiency Improvement
Organizer: Prof. Hsiu-Po Kuo.Chang Gung Universit, Taiwan
Date and Time: 16:00-17:30, April 13, 2016.

Prof. Tomonori Fukasawa
Application of Novel Cyclone with Sintered Metal Cone to Classification and Filtration
Hiroshima University
Japan

Prof. Hsiu-Po Kuo
Kinetic Study of Steam Hydration Reaction of CFB Boiler Separated Ashes
Chang Gung University
Taiwan

Dr. Kenneth Rubow
Developments in Industrial Gas Filtration using Sintered Metal Technology
Mott Corporation
USA

S8- Filtration Solutions to Mitigate PM2.5 in Urban Air
Organizer: Prof. David Y.H. Pui.The University of Minnesota, USA
Date and Time: 11:00-12:30, April 14, 2016.

Prof. Junji Cao
Advanced Photocatalysis Films: Fabrication Strategies, and Application for Air Pollution Control
Institute of Earth Environment of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (IEECAS)
China

Prof. Da-Ren Chen
Performance Evaluation of Respirator Filter Media
Virginia Commonwealth University
USA

Prof. Sheng-Chieh (Shawn) Chen
PM2.5 Mitigation by Electret HVAC and Air Cleaner Filter Media
University of Minnesota
USA

S9- Nanofiber Filter in Air Filtration and Purification
Organizer: Prof. Wallace Leung.The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Date and Time: 16:00-17:30, April 14, 2016.

Prof. Wallace Woon-Fong Leung
Cleaning of a Loaded Nanofibrous Filter
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong

Dr. Sheng-Chieh Chen
Enhancement of Nanoparticle Removal for HVAC and Indoor Air Cleaner Filters by Adding Nanofibers
University of Minnesota
USA

Dr. Lming Hsu
Multilayer Nanofiber Filter
Crystal Ching, Hermatec
Taiwan

Prof. Wallace Woon-Fong Leung
Nano-Photocatalyst for Reducing NOX Emission
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong

S10- Membranes for Resources Recovery
Organizer: Prof. Chi-Wang Li.Tamkang University, Taiwan
Date and Time: 16:00-17:30, April 14, 2016.

Prof. Kwang-Ho Choo
Membrnae Catalyltic Reactor for RHE Removal of 1,4-Dioxane in Industrial Wastewater Effluents
Kyungpook National University
Korea

Prof. Chi-Wang Li
Combining Chemical Reduction and Membrane Filtration for Copper-Containing Wastewater Treatment
Tamkang University
Taiwan

Prof. Jeonghwan Kim
Energy and Fouling Control in Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactor
Inha University
Korea

Prof. Shiao-Shing Chen
Recovery of EDTA Draw Solution in Forward Osmosis Using Membrane Distilation Process
National Taipei University of Technology.
Taiwan