AFS invites abstracts for 2018 Fall Conference

The American Filtration and Separations Society (AFS) 2018 Fall Conference - Filtration on the Move; Protection for the Automotive and Aerospace Industry - takes place on 11-12 September in Charleston, South Carolina, USA, and abstract submission is now open.  

Visit the abstract submission section of the 2018 Fall Conference website to create or input your login and submit your abstract. The deadline for abstract submission is 22 June.

Abstracts are invited on the following topics::

Chemical and Additive Filtration

  • Chemical Assisted Separations
  • Adsorption/Absorption 

Theoretical and Basic Science

  • Fundamentals 
  • Modeling & Simulation 

New Developments

  • New and Alternative Filtration and Separation Technologies
  • Filtration for Fuel Cells
  • Filtration for Electric Vehicles
  • Nanotechnology for Filtration and Separation 

HiTech and IoT for Filtration

  • Digitalization
  • Smart Filters
  • Sensors and Measurements

Air Filtration

  • Cabin Air Quality & Filtration
  • Intake Air Filtration
  • Gas/Liquid Separations
  • Automotive Natural Gas Filtration 
  • Air Intake Filtration System
  • Exhaust Gas Filtration

Liquid Filtration

  • Oil Filtration
  • Fuel Filtration
  • Hydraulic Filtration
  • Liquid/Liquid Separations
  • Coalescing Filtration
  • Centrifugation

Allied Technologies

  • Gasket and Sealing for Filtration
  • Acoustics (belongs to intake air filtration)
  • Centrifugation


  • Membranes
  • New Media Technology
  • Coalescence Media Technology
  • Adsorptive Media
  • Multilayer Media

Testing and Metrology

  • Testing and Test Standards - Air / Gas
  • Testing and Test Standards - Liquid
  • Characterization of Filter Media

Life Cycle and Safety

  • Fouling/Cleaning in Filtration
  • Service Life, Maintenance and Failure Analysis