Prediction of Ultrafiltration Membrane Performance

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Science  12 Oct 1962:
Vol. 138, Issue 3537, pp. 148-149
DOI: 10.1126/science.138.3537.148


A theory for ultrafiltration is presented which makes possible the characterization of a membrane at a given temperature and solute concentration by a single experiment at that temperature and concentration. The theory is applied to data in the literature and is shown to be consistent with those data.