Analysis of Effect on Freshwater Production of Vacuum Membrane Distillation Module according to Housing Leak

중공사막 진공 막증류 모듈의 하우징 누수가 담수 생산에 미치는 영향 분석

Joo, Hongjin;Kwak, Heeyoul

  • Received : 2016.04.20
  • Accepted : 2016.06.01
  • Published : 2016.06.01


In this study, the performance experiment was conducted to compare the permeate flux of hollow fiber Vacuum Membrane Distillation module according to leak problem between module housing and membrane bundle. For the permeate flux performance experiment of the two Vacuum Membrane Distillation modules, the Lab-scale experimental equipment was built in the capacity of $1m^3/day$. The performance test of the two Vacuum Membrane Distillation modules were analyzed according to the feed water conditions. As a result, it was analyzed that the leak VMD module decreased about 14% of permeate flux than normal VMD module.


Desalination;Hollow Fiber Membrane;Housing Leak;Vacuum Membrane Distillation


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Supported by : 국토교통부