Filtration with Multiple Species of Particles

@article{Sun2022FiltrationWM,
  title={Filtration with Multiple Species of Particles},
  author={Yixuan Sun and Lou Kondic and Linda J. Cummings},
  journal={Transport in Porous Media},
  year={2022},
  pages={1 - 27}
}
Membrane filtration of feed containing multiple species of particles is a common process in the industrial setting. In this work, we propose a model for filtration of a suspension containing multiple particle species (concrete examples of our model are shown in two and three species), each with different affinities for the material of the porous filter membrane. Using the pore shape within the membrane as a design objective, we formulate a number of optimization problems pertaining to effective… 

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