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Membrane & Other Separations Technologies Short Course

May 19, 2019 - May 23, 2019

30th Annual Practical Short Course on
Membrane & Other Separations Technologies:

Applications in food, dairy, beverage, and bioprocessing
A Practical Workshop with Daily Pilot Plant Demonstrations

Organized by

  • Process Engineering Research & Development Center
  • Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station
  • The Texas A&M University System
    College Station, TX 77843-2476

(Schedule & Information Subject to Change)

Objectives of Short Course

  • Review basic principles of membrane filtration & separations processing including system design, membrane & equipment selection costs, economics, and practical applications
  • Orient new product formulators, food, dairy, & beverage scientists, chemists, chemical engineers, environmental engineers, and students to processing and products of separations technologies
  • Review major applications of microfiltration, ultrafiltration, reverse osmosis, nanofiltration, pervaporation, chromatography, centrifugation, and other technologies in food processing, dairy processing, beverage processing
  • Review fundamentals and practical aspects of membrane fouling and cleaning
  • Provide daily “hands-on” demonstrations and familiarize attendees with the practical aspects in processing industries
  • Review new technologies, developments and applications in food processing, functional ingredients, dairy & beverage industries and biotechnology
  • Review case studies, success stories, new systems designs, industrial/commercial applications and economics of membrane systems, pre and post-treatment technologies


Download Complete 2018 Schedule and Information Here

Additional Information

For additional technical information contact:

Dr. Rich Clough

Interim Program Head, Separation Sciences Program

Process Engineering R&D Center
Tel: (979) 862-2262
Email: rclough@tamu.edu

For registration inquiries contact:

Cyndi Casanova

Short Course Coordinator
Process Engineering R&D Center

Phone: (979) 845-2741
E-mail: shortcourse@tamu.edu


May 19, 2019
May 23, 2019
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Process Engineering Research & Development Center