Inorganic Hollow Fibre Membranes for Chemical Reaction

Benjamin F.K. Kingsbury*, Zhentao Wu, K. Li

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Published conference outputChapter


This chapter contains sections titled:


Preparation of Inorganic Hollow Fibre Membranes

Coating of Pd/Ag Membranes

Catalyst Impregnation

Application in Chemical Reaction

Final Remarks and Conclusions

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMembranes for Membrane Reactors
Subtitle of host publicationPreparation, Optimization and Selection
Number of pages37
ISBN (Print)9780470746523
Publication statusPublished - 4 Jan 2011


  • Catalyst impregnation
  • Ceramic membranes, for wide range of applications - due to their stability and durability under harsh operating conditions
  • Chemical reaction application
  • Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy (EDS)
  • Flow diagram, stages involved in combined phase inversion and sintering technique - for ceramic hollow fibre fabrication
  • High chemical, thermal and mechanical resistance - making ceramic membranes an attractive alternative to polymeric varieties
  • Inorganic hollow fibre membrane preparation
  • Inorganic hollow fibre membranes - for chemical reaction
  • Space-time yields - for a fixed bed reactor (FBR-I) and iHFMR-I
  • Traditional methods of fibre preparation - as dry spinning, system of inorganic material and binder


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