Part I Fundamental principles 1. Introduction 2. Gas filtration 3. Liquid filtration Part II Fibers and fabrics for filtration 4. Woven fabric filters 5. Knitted fabric filters 6. Nonwoven fabric filters 7. Finishing treatments for filter fabrics 8. Nanofibers for filtration Part III Applications 9. Filters for indoor air quality 10. Cabin air filters for transport applications 11. Filtration in engines 12. Air filters in hospitals and healthcare facilities 13. Filters for industrial waste-water management 14. Filtration of drinking water Part IV Properties, performance and standards 15. Assessing the performance of filter media 16. Modelling and simulation of filtration through fibrous media 17. Cleaning, maintenance and replacement of filters 18. Standards for filter media Part V Modeling of filtration through fibrous media 19. Simulation of pleated filter performance 20. Coupled micro-macro simulation for fibrous filter media 21. Simulation of filtration in shaped fiber media
Dr Philip Brown is Sweetenburg Professor of polymer and textile engineering at Clemson University, USA Dr Christopher Cox is Professor of mathematical sciences at Clemson University. Modelling polymeric fiber and film processes is one of his key research interests, including modelling and simulation of fibrous filters.