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Performance Study of Membrane Capacitive Deionization Installed with Sulfonated Poly(ether ether ketone) and Poly(vinyl amine)/poly(vinyl alcohol) Membranes

Sulfonated Poly(ether ether ketone) 및 Poly(vinyl amine)/poly(vinyl alcohol) 혼합막이 장착된 막결합형 축전식 탈염공정의 성능 연구

  • Kim, Ka young (Department of Advanced Materials and Chemical Engineering, Hannam University) ;
  • Rhim, Ji Won (Department of Advanced Materials and Chemical Engineering, Hannam University)
  • 김가영 (한남대학교 대덕밸리캠퍼스 화공신소재공학과) ;
  • 임지원 (한남대학교 대덕밸리캠퍼스 화공신소재공학과)
  • Received : 2016.02.05
  • Accepted : 2016.02.24
  • Published : 2016.02.29

Abstract

In this study, sulfonated poly(ether ether ketone) (SPEEK) as cation exchange membrane and blended and crosslinked poly(vinyl amine) (PVAm) with poly(vinyl alcohol) (PVA) membrane as anion exchange membrane were used and then the performance experiments of the membrane capacitive deionization (MCDI) installed with both membranes were carried out. The newly prepared anion exchange membrane were characterized through water content, ion exchange capacity and FT-IR. The crosslinking time of 3 h to 5 h indicated that the salt removal was reduced from 81.3, 65.7% to 53.8%. The effect of PVAm contents from 40, 60, to 80% on the salt removal was shown 81.3, 75.2 and 37.7%, respectively. As a result, it was concluded that the crosslinking time and the content of PVAm had an influence on the salt removal efficiency.

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 한국연구재단

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