Apparatus and method for improved desalination

Type
Patent

Patent Status
Granted Patent

Authors
Ng, Kim Choon
Thu, Kyaw
Hideharu, Yanagi
Saha, Bidyut Baran
Chakraborty, Anutosh
Al-Ghasham, Tawfiq

Assignee
National University Of Singapore
Kyushu University
King Abdullah University Of Science And Technology

KAUST Department
Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering (BESE) Division

Date
2009-12-30

Submitted Date
2008-06-23

Abstract
A water desalination system comprising an evaporator for evaporating saline water to produce water vapor; a condenser for condensing the water vapor; wherein the evaporator and the condenser are in heat transfer communication such that heat used by the evaporator is at least in part derived from the condenser.

Patent Number
SG 170810 B

Application Number
WO 2009157875 A1
SG 157984 A1
SG 170810 A1

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