Membranes in downstream processing (UNLPortugal)

Membranes in downstream processing (UNLPortugal)Code de l'UE : HMCH363


1. Introduction and general concepts
2. Specificity of biological complex media and media /membrane interactions
3. Product recovery and fractionation
4. Product purification and polishing
5. Hybrid processes and process integration
6. Process monitoring and control


- To acquire general concepts about downstream processing
- To be able to apply previous knowledge, acquired in separation processes and transport phenomena, in the processing of biological media
- To be able to design process integration schemes
- To acquire knowledge about emerging process monitoring tools and their use for process control
- Understand how a specific problem may be approached by the Industry.
Formation expérimentale :
- Laboratory classes dedicated to the preparation of nanomaterials with targeted functional properties

Pré-requis recommandés

1st year Master EM3E or 1st year master with required knowledge in material science, chemical engineering, numerical simulation and separation science.

Volume horaire

  • CM : 30
  • TD : 15
  • TP : 15


- Specialized scientific journals

Diplômes intégrant cette UE

En bref

Crédits ECTS 6

Période de l'année

Langue d'enseignement



Contact(s) administratif(s)

Andre AYRAL (andre.ayral @