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Hybrid Media Technologies in Filtration

Sun-ChristineCourse:  0.4 CEU
Christine Sun, Instructor

Course Description:
What is hybrid media technology in filtration? Why has it been so rapidly and widely adopted in recent air and liquid filter products? How is it used in the fast growing filtration market? What are the unmet needs and trends for future development? This course will help you develop an overall understanding of hybrid technologies and answer these questions.

Course Outline

  1. Introduction to Hybrid Media Technology
  2. Market and Product Review
  3. Necessity to Use Hybrid Media Technology
  4. How Is Hybrid Technology Used in Air/Liquid Filtration?
  5. Unmet Needs and Future Development Trends
  6. Discussion and Award of Course Certificate

Instructor Bio:

Dr. Christine Sun, President of Filtration Technology International, Inc., is a globally recognized technical and market expert in nonwovens and filtration industry.  With over 26 years of extensive experiences in both academic and industrial services, she has not only broad and in-depth knowledge, but also commercial scale hands-on experience on product development.  She has over 100 technical publications and patents in the related area.

Dr. Sun was the technology director of liquid filtration at Donaldson from 2011 – 2013, and R & D Manager at Freudenberg Filtration Technologies from 2004 – 2011.  Before that she was a research professor at the University of Tennessee’s Textiles and Nonwovens Development Center (TANDEC).

Dr. Sun earned her BS, MS and PhD in Chemical Engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, and Executive Certificate from Kellogg School of Management. She received the Sr. Scientist Award in 2012 from AFS and the Best Paper Award in filtration from INDA in 2008. Dr. Sun developed INDA’s filter media training course, known as “a brilliantly articulate and lively instructor who is skilled in guiding filter media professionals through the complexities of the air, liquid, and nanotechnology markets.

Dr. Sun is the upcoming Chair of AFS, past chair of ASHRAE MTG-EEC, board member of Textile Research Journal and Journal of Industrial Textiles.