Chapter 9. Air Enrichment by Polymeric Magnetic Membranes

  1. Yuri Yampolskii2 and
  2. Benny Freeman3
  1. Zbigniew J. Grzywna,
  2. Aleksandra Rybak and
  3. Anna Strzelewicz

Published Online: 30 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470665626.ch9

Membrane Gas Separation

Membrane Gas Separation

How to Cite

Grzywna, Z. J., Rybak, A. and Strzelewicz, A. (2010) Air Enrichment by Polymeric Magnetic Membranes, in Membrane Gas Separation (eds Y. Yampolskii and B. Freeman), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470665626.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 2

    A. V. Topchiev Institute of Petrochemical Synthesis, Russian Academy of Sciences, 29 Leninsky Pr., 119991, Moscow, Russia

  2. 3

    University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA

Author Information

  1. Faculty of Chemistry, Silesian University of Technology, 44–100 Gliwice, Poland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 13 AUG 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470746219

Online ISBN: 9780470665626



  • air enrichment by polymeric magnetic membranes;
  • air separation or oxygen enrichment methods - cryogenic and non-cryogenic;
  • carbon molecular sieving (CMS) membranes - mixed matrix membrane application;
  • one-component permeation process - Fick's and Smoluchowski equation;
  • air enrichment by polymeric magnetic membranes;
  • time lag method and D1-D8 system;
  • diffusion equation for two-component gas mixture;
  • ‘magnetic membranes’ and its functioning;
  • Smoluchowski equation - with reaction term for theoretical predictions


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Formulation of the Problem

  • Experimental

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • List of Symbols

  • References