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Molecular Detail of Turning Seawater Into Drinking Water Revealed

News   Mar 29, 2019 | Original story from Brookhaven National Laboratory.

 
Molecular Detail of Turning Seawater Into Drinking Water Revealed

Qinyi Fu, Francisco J. Medellin-Rodriguez, Nisha Verma, and Benjamin Ocko (from left to right) prepare to mount the membrane samples that mimic the membranes used in reverse osmosis for the measurements in the Complex Materials Scattering (CMS) beamline at the National Synchrotron Light Source II (NSLS-II). Credit: Brookhaven National Laboratory.

 
 
 

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