2. Mechanical Solid–Liquid Separation Processes and Techniques

  1. Prof. Evangelos Tsotsas2 and
  2. Prof. Arun S. Mujumdar3,4
  1. Dr. Harald Anlauf

Published Online: 26 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631681.ch2

Modern Drying Technology: Energy Savings, Volume 4

Modern Drying Technology: Energy Savings, Volume 4

How to Cite

Anlauf, H. (2011) Mechanical Solid–Liquid Separation Processes and Techniques, in Modern Drying Technology: Energy Savings, Volume 4 (eds E. Tsotsas and A. S. Mujumdar), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631681.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg, Thermal Process Engineering, Universitätsplatz 2, PSF 4120, 39106 Magdeburg, Germany

  2. 3

    National University of Singapore, Mechanical Engineering, Block EA 07-0, 9 Engineering Drive 1, Singapore 117576, Singapore

  3. 4

    National University of Singapore, Mechanical Engineering Department, Blk EA, #06-15, 9 Engineering Drive 1, Singapore 117576, Singapore

Author Information

  1. Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute of Mechanical Process Engineering and Mechanics (MVM), Straße am Forum 8, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 16 NOV 2011

Book Series:

  1. Modern Drying Technology

Book Series Editors:

  1. E. Tsotsas and
  2. A. Mujumdar

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527315598

Online ISBN: 9783527631681

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Keywords:

  • density separation;
  • filtration;
  • froth flotation;
  • sedimentation;
  • cake filtration;
  • sieve filtration;
  • cross-flow filtration

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction and Overview

  • Density Separation Processes

  • Filtration

  • Enhancement of Separation Processes by Additional Electric or Magnetic Forces

  • Mechanical/Thermal Hybrid Processes

  • Important Aspects of Efficient Solid–Liquid Separation Processes

  • Conclusions

  • References