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Processes 2016, 4(3), 29; doi:10.3390/pr4030029

Recent Advances on Carbon Molecular Sieve Membranes (CMSMs) and Reactors

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Received: 13 July 2016 / Revised: 12 August 2016 / Accepted: 13 August 2016 / Published: 31 August 2016
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Carbon molecular sieve membranes (CMSMs) are an important alternative for gas separation because of their ease of manufacture, high selectivity due to molecular sieve separation, and high permeance. The integration of separation by membranes and reaction in only one unit lead to a high degree of process integration/intensification, with associated benefits of increased energy, production efficiencies and reduced reactor or catalyst volume. This review focuses on recent advances in carbon molecular sieve membranes and their applications in membrane reactors. View Full-Text
Keywords: carbon molecular sieve membrane; carbon membrane reactor; gas separation carbon molecular sieve membrane; carbon membrane reactor; gas separation
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Llosa Tanco, M.A.; Pacheco Tanaka, D.A. Recent Advances on Carbon Molecular Sieve Membranes (CMSMs) and Reactors. Processes 2016, 4, 29.

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