Preparation of ceramic composite membranes by microwave heating

K. T. Kang*, K. S. Park, S. B. Yi, Ho Gi Kim, W. Y. Choi, Enrico Traversa

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Abstract

Ceramic composite membranes are known to exhibit molecular sieving effects, so they have been attracting a good deal of attention due to important applications such as separation technology, but the time needed to synthesize them is very long, because they are usually prepared in a furnace. In this paper, ceramic composite membranes were synthesized by a microwave-heating method similar to that used in making mesoporous powders. By using a modified Yoldas method, a sol-gel technique and microwave heating, a ceramic composite membrane was prepared successfully and the synthesis time was greatly reduced, the process was reproducible.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)138-140
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Korean Physical Society
Volume45
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jul 1 2004

Keywords

  • Membrane
  • Microwave heating
  • Porous

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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