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Apparatus and method for desalination


Ng, KC and Wang, X and Gao, L and Chakraborty, A and Saha, BB and Koyama, S and Akisawa, A and Kashiwagi, T, Apparatus and method for desalination (2013) [Patent]

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A water desalination system includes an evaporator for evaporating saline water to produce water vapor and an adsorption means in selective vapor communication with the evaporator for reversibly adsorbing the water vapor from the evaporator. The adsorption means is in selective vapor communication with a condenser, and desorbing means for desorbing the adsorbed water vapor from the adsorption means for collection by the condenser. The condenser is adapted to condense the water vapor to desalinated water.

Item Details

Item Type:Patent
Research Division:Engineering
Research Group:Mechanical Engineering
Research Field:Energy Generation, Conversion and Storage Engineering
Objective Division:Energy
Objective Group:Energy Conservation and Efficiency
Objective Field:Energy Conservation and Efficiency not elsewhere classified
Author:Wang, X (Associate Professor Xiaolin Wang)
ID Code:109538
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:Engineering
Deposited On:2016-06-21
Last Modified:2016-06-22
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