The relative insignificance of advanced materials in enhancing the energy efficiency of desalination technologies

Sohum K Patel, Cody Ritt, Akshay Deshmukh, Zhangxin Wang, Mohan Qin, Razi Epsztein, Menachem Elimelech
2020 Energy & Environmental Science  
As the threat of global water scarcity continues to grow, a myriad of scientific effort is directed towards advancing water desalination technologies. Reverse osmosis (RO), solar thermal desalination (STD), and...
doi:10.1039/d0ee00341g fatcat:m7fppzbddvauja7ytxut5inlau