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Event Advanced Course on RO Membrane Desalination - Theory and Practice

Type: Short Course
Instructors: • Prof. Dr. Jan Schippers, UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education in Delft, Netherlands
• Overview of RO membrane elements and energy consumption
• Process design of RO systems
• Performance normalization of RO systems; pressure, salt passage, pressure drop
• Fouling in RO systems and cleaning
• Particulate fouling in RO Systems and pretreatment
• Bio fouling and pre-treatment
• Organic fouling
• Principles of Aquatic Chemistry: salinity, solubility, and electrical conductivity
• Acidity and pH
• Scaling in RO systems and the use of anti-scalants
• Computer Program exercise on scaling
• Post treatment
• Recent advances in RO technology
• Costs

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Event type Training
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Source MEDRC
Geographical coverage Bahrain
Address Manama
Organizer MEDRC
Target audience International
Duration 4 days
Period [18/06/2006 - 21/06/2006]
Status Confirmed
Working language(s) ENGLISH