Novel Fouling-Reducing Coatings for Ultrafiltration, Nanofiltration and Reverse Osmosis Membranes

Mukul M. Sharma, Benny D. Freeman (Chemical Engineering)

Funding amount: $576,000 for the period of Sept. 2004 - Aug. 2007

This research will provide new and better ways to purify produced water from oil and gas wells by using novel polymer membranes and thus will result in both environmental and economic benefits.