Membrane Science (CHNG5601)
UNIT OF STUDY
"Membrane Science" provides background in the physics and electrochemistry of a variety of synthetic membranes used in industry as well as cellular membranes. The course aims to provide students with an understand of: membrane self-assembly and manufacture; membrane separation processes such as filtration, desalination, ion exchange and water-splitting; and techniques for membrane characterisation and monitoring.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
- Graduate Certificate in Engineering
- Graduate Diploma in Engineering
- Master of Engineering (Biomedical Engineering)
- Master of Engineering (Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering)
- Master of Engineering (Sustainability and Environmental Engineering)
- Master of Professional Engineering (Chemical and Biomolecular)
Further unit of study information
Lecture 4 hrs/week.
Through semester assessment (100%)
R. K. Hobbie/Intermediate Physics for Medicine and Biology// W. Ho and K. K. Sirkar/Membrane Handbook Part VIII Microfiltration// B. Nolting/Methods in Modern Biophysics// H. G. L. Coster/Thermodynamics of Life Processes//
Faculty/department permission required?
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.