IWA Specialist Conference on Advances in Particle Science and Separation: from mm to nm scale and beyond

15-18 June 2014
Sapporo, Japan

Website: http://www.knt.co.jp/ec/2014/IWA-PS/
Important dates:
Deadline for paper submission: 15 December 2013 10 January 2014
Notification of acceptance: 15 February 2014
Submission of full papers: 31 March 2014


  • Advances in particle science and characterization and in basic mechanisms of particle separation processes
  • Occurrence of natural and synthetic nano- and microparticles in surface waters and wastewaters
  • Progress in particle removal technologies, such as coagulation, flocculation, sedimentation, flotation, filtration,
  • low pressure membranes (ultra- and microfiltration)
  • Practical use, full scale experiences and optimisation for these removal technologies, including automatic control
  • Emerging technologies for particle removal
  • New treatment chemicals for particle separation
  • Fate, stability and transformation of engineered nanomaterials in urban wastewater system
  • Handling of sludge containing nanoparticles
  • Advances of nanotechnology-based applications in the water sector (including polyfunctional membranes,
  • nanocatalysts, and reactive nanomaterials)

Conference Secretariat
c/o Kinki Nippon Tourist Hokkaido Co., Ltd.
Sapporo Corporate Travel Branch
N-3, W-2, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, 060-0003 JAPAN

Phone: +81-11-280-8855
Fax: +81-11-280-2732
E-mail: iwa-ps@or.knt-h.co.jp