Patent Number: 8,721,766

Title: Ceramic membrane having a catalytic membrane-material coating

Abstract: A porously coated, densely sintered ceramic membrane, which can be produced from a green membrane and subsequent sintering. The membrane is coated with ceramic material, which contains noble metals, which can be produced by application and subsequent thermal treatment. The noble metals are contained at a concentration of 2.5 to 5 mass percent.

Inventors: Schirrmeister; Steffen (Muelheim an der Ruhr, DE), Langanke; Bernd (Holzwickede, DE), Hoting; Bjoern (Berlin, DE)

Assignee: Thyssenkrupp UHDE GmbH

International Classification: B01D 53/22 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/13/12018