This course will provide an overview of membrane  separation technology and its application. It will  cover introduction to membrane processes,  membrane synthesis and characterizations, and  module design. The course is designed to benefit  faculty members as well as young researchers.   The goal is to provide theoretical knowledge as well  as hands-on training with special focus on their  applications. The lectures will be delivered by  eminent experts from IITs and other reputed  organizations.  ELIGIBILITY The course / event is open to Faculty members of  TEQIP listed Institutions / Engineering Colleges and  Govt funded NE State Technical Institutions. Seats  that remain unfilled will be open to other institutions.  No course fee is charged. Candidates from TEQIP  institutions will be reimbursed TA & DA from their  respective institutions. 
COURSE CONTENT Introduction to membrane separation technology External field induced membrane separation processes Design aspects: various models, modules  and their applicability Gas separation Surfactant mediated separation processes Pedagogy: prediction of membrane process performance Industrial application of membrane separation technology Hands-on sessions on membrane modules, namely, batch cell, cross-flow cell, spiral wound, spinning basket, etc.          
SELECTION CRITERIA Total 30 participants will be selected for the course.  Selection will be based on First cum first serve basis   from  priority (i) TEQIP mapped Institution (ii) CFTI   (iii) State Govt Institutions (iv)  Other institutions. BOARDING AND LODGING Boarding and lodging facilities will be provided for the  selected candidates from TEQIP listed institutions.  Depending on availability lodging may be extended to  non-TEQIP candidates on self-payment basis. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOM IITG Limited number of Participants from CFTIs & State  Govt institutions in the NE (ie: Non TEQIP funded  institutions) may be  eligible & considered for   reimbursement of to and fro railway fare via shortest  route in sleeper class (proof of journey / ticket needed)  and free lodging and boarding in the hostel during  course period. Selected participants will be informed  by e-mail For all other participants no TA/DA will be  paid by IIT Guwahati.
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Course Coordinators:  Prof. Bishnupada Mandal, Dr. Chandan Das Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Guwahati- 781 039 http://www.iitg.ernet.in/chemeng
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QIP Short Term Course on MEMBRANE TECHNOLOGY & APPLICATION  December 09-10, 2014   Organised by: KIC- Knowledge Incubation Cell Centre for Educational Technology  Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati & Conducted by:  Centre for the Environment Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati ABOUT THE COURSE