Exceptionally fast water desalination at complete salt rejection by pristine graphyne monolayers.

@article{Xue2013ExceptionallyFW,
  title={Exceptionally fast water desalination at complete salt rejection by pristine graphyne monolayers.},
  author={Minmin Xue and Hu Qiu and Wanlin Guo},
  journal={Nanotechnology},
  year={2013},
  volume={24 50},
  pages={
          505720
        }
}
Desalination that produces clean freshwater from seawater holds the promise of solving the global water shortage for drinking, agriculture and industry. However, conventional desalination technologies such as reverse osmosis and thermal distillation involve large amounts of energy consumption, and the semipermeable membranes widely used in reverse osmosis face the challenge to provide a high throughput at high salt rejection. Here we find by comprehensive molecular dynamics simulations and… 

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