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Bart Van der Bruggen

Bart Van der Bruggen

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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Chemistry D-index 81 Citations 22,749 475 World Ranking 1373 National Ranking 16

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Chemical engineering
  • Polymer

His scientific interests lie mostly in Nanofiltration, Chemical engineering, Membrane technology, Chromatography and Inorganic chemistry. The study incorporates disciplines such as Reverse osmosis, Solvent, Contact angle, Ultrafiltration and Zeta potential in addition to Nanofiltration. His research integrates issues of Environmental engineering and Electrodialysis in his study of Reverse osmosis.

He is interested in Nanoparticle, which is a branch of Chemical engineering. He has included themes like Water treatment, Microfiltration, Pervaporation and Adsorption in his Membrane technology study. In his research on the topic of Chromatography, Synthetic membrane and Analytical chemistry is strongly related with Membrane fouling.

His most cited work include:

  • A review of pressure‐driven membrane processes in wastewater treatment and drinking water production (574 citations)
  • The use of nanoparticles in polymeric and ceramic membrane structures: review of manufacturing procedures and performance improvement for water treatment. (552 citations)
  • Removal of pollutants from surface water and groundwater by nanofiltration: overview of possible applications in the drinking water industry. (468 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Chemical engineering, Nanofiltration, Electrodialysis, Chromatography and Aqueous solution are his primary areas of study. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Permeation, Fouling, Interfacial polymerization and Polymer. Bart Van der Bruggen usually deals with Interfacial polymerization and limits it to topics linked to Nanocomposite and Pervaporation.

His Nanofiltration research integrates issues from Reverse osmosis, Solvent, Membrane technology, Ultrafiltration and Permeance. His studies deal with areas such as Ion exchange, Ion, Waste management, Inorganic chemistry and Selectivity as well as Electrodialysis. The Aqueous solution study which covers Nuclear chemistry that intersects with Adsorption.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Chemical engineering (68.30%)
  • Nanofiltration (38.69%)
  • Electrodialysis (23.07%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2019-2021)?

  • Chemical engineering (68.30%)
  • Nanofiltration (38.69%)
  • Nanocomposite (11.16%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of investigation include Chemical engineering, Nanofiltration, Nanocomposite, Interfacial polymerization and Aqueous solution. His primary area of study in Chemical engineering is in the field of Contact angle. His Nanofiltration research also works with subjects such as

  • Nanomaterials which intersects with area such as Nanofiber,
  • Solvent that intertwine with fields like Crystallization.

His research in Interfacial polymerization intersects with topics in Ultrafiltration, Polysulfone and Polyamide. His studies in Aqueous solution integrate themes in fields like Adsorption and Nuclear chemistry. His Fouling research incorporates elements of Membrane technology and Biofouling.

Between 2019 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • How to coordinate the trade-off between water permeability and salt rejection in nanofiltration? (27 citations)
  • High-performance thin film nanocomposite membranes enabled by nanomaterials with different dimensions for nanofiltration (21 citations)
  • High-performance thin film nanocomposite membranes enabled by nanomaterials with different dimensions for nanofiltration (21 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Catalysis
  • Polymer

Bart Van der Bruggen focuses on Chemical engineering, Nanofiltration, Desalination, Interfacial polymerization and Electrodialysis. His Chemical engineering study incorporates themes from Membrane technology, Fouling and Aqueous solution. He combines subjects such as Reverse osmosis, Polymeric membrane and Sewage treatment with his study of Membrane technology.

His Nanofiltration research incorporates elements of Biochemical engineering, Polysulfone, Composite membrane, Nanomaterials and Permeance. He has included themes like Mechanical strength and Pervaporation in his Desalination study. His Electrodialysis research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Ion exchange, Nuclear chemistry, Inorganic chemistry, Copper and Chromium.

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Best Publications

A review of pressure‐driven membrane processes in wastewater treatment and drinking water production

Bart Van Der Bruggen;Carlo Vandecasteele;Tim Van Gestel;Tim Van Gestel;Wim Doyen.
Environmental Progress (2003)

893 Citations

The use of nanoparticles in polymeric and ceramic membrane structures: review of manufacturing procedures and performance improvement for water treatment.

Jeonghwan Kim;Bart Van der Bruggen.
Environmental Pollution (2010)

848 Citations

Removal of pollutants from surface water and groundwater by nanofiltration: overview of possible applications in the drinking water industry.

Bart Van der Bruggen;Carlo Vandecasteele.
Environmental Pollution (2003)

714 Citations

Influence of ion size and charge in nanofiltration

Johan Schaep;Bart Van der Bruggen;Carlo Vandecasteele;Dirk Wilms.
Separation and Purification Technology (1998)

611 Citations

Distillation vs. membrane filtration: overview of process evolutions in seawater desalination

Bart Van der Bruggen;Carlo Vandecasteele.
Desalination (2002)

441 Citations

RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN MEMBRANE-BASED TECHNOLOGIES FOR CO2 CAPTURE

Patricia Luis;Tom Van Gerven;Bart Van der Bruggen.
Progress in Energy and Combustion Science (2012)

437 Citations

Global Phosphorus Scarcity and Full-Scale P-Recovery Techniques: A Review

Evelyn Desmidt;Karel Ghyselbrecht;Yang Zhang;Luc Pinoy.
Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology (2015)

418 Citations

Reuse, treatment, and discharge of the concentrate of pressure-driven membrane processes.

Bart Van der Bruggen;Liesbeth Lejon;Carlo Vandecasteele.
Environmental Science & Technology (2003)

368 Citations

Influence of low temperature thermal pre-treatment on sludge solubilisation, heavy metal release and anaerobic digestion.

Lise Appels;Jan Degrève;Bart Van der Bruggen;Jan Van Impe.
Bioresource Technology (2010)

367 Citations

A new outlook on membrane enhancement with nanoparticles: The alternative of ZnO

Stefan Balta;Stefan Balta;Arcadio Sotto;Arcadio Sotto;Patricia Luis;Lidia Benea.
Journal of Membrane Science (2012)

350 Citations

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