Selected publications


S. Gul, M. Harasek: "Energy Savings in Sugar Manufacturing with the Implementation of a new Membrane Process"; PRES 2011, 14th Conference on Process Integration, Modelling and Optimisation for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction, Florence, Italy; 08.05.2011 - 11.05.2011; in: "Chemical Engineering Transactions", 25 (2011), ISSN: 1974-9791; p. 1085 - 1090.

abstract and pdf @ AIDIC


A. Makaruk, M. Miltner, M. Harasek: "Membrane biogas upgrading processes for the production of natural gas substitute"; Separation and Purification Technology, 74 (2010), p. 83 - 92.

abstract and pdf @ ScienceDirect

J. Ecker, M. Harasek: "Membrane based production of lactic acid and amino acids - Green Biorefinery Upper Austria"; in: "CHISA 2010 - Summaries 2", Process Engineering, Prague, Czech Republic; 2010, ISBN: 978-80-02-02247-3, p. 420 - 421.

J. Ecker, S. Schaffenberger, M. Harasek: "Grüne Bioraffinerie in Oberösterreich - Membran-basierte Produktion von Aminosäuren und Milchsäure"; ProcessNet Annual Meeting 2010, Aachen, Germany; 21.09.2010 - 23.09.2010; in: "Chemie Ingenieur Technik", Wiley-VCH, 82/9 (2010), ISSN: 0009-286x; p. 1565 - 1566.


A. Makaruk, M. Harasek: "Numerical algorithm for modelling multicomponent multipermeator systems"; Journal of Membrane Science, 344 (2009), p. 258 - 265.

abstract and pdf @ sciverse


M. Miltner, A. Makaruk, H. Bala, M. Harasek: "Biogas Upgrading for Transportation Purposes - Operational Experiences with Austria's first Bio-CNG Fuelling Station"; Chemical Engineering Transactions, 18 (2009), p. 617 - 622.


A. Makaruk, M. Harasek, M. Miltner: "Biogas upgrading and public grid supply - dynamic modelling with process realisation" ; "PRES 2008 and System Engineering"

M. Miltner, A. Makaruk, M. Harasek: " Application of Gas Permeation for Biogas Upgrad - Operational Experiences of Feeding Biomethane into the Austrian Gas Grid"; " 16th European Biomass Conference", (2008), 978-88-89407-58-1; p. 1905-1911


M. Harasek, A. Makaruk, M. Miltner, R. Schlager: "Process Dynamics of a Biogas Upgrading System - Simulation and Experimental Practice"; AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City,Utah; 04.11.2007 - 09.11.2007; in: "Proc.of AIChE Annual Meeting", (2007), 9 pages

M. Harasek, M. Miltner, A. Makaruk, R. Schlager: "Gaspermeation für die Biogasaufbereitung - das Netzeinspeisungs-Projekt Bruck/Leitha, die größte Biomethanproduktion Österreichs"; Process Net, Jahrestagung 2007, Aachen, Deutschland; 16.10.2007 - 18.10.2007; in: "Chemie Ingenieur Technik", (2007), ISSN: 0009-286x; p. 1334 - 1335


Friedl A., Harasek M., Cotet L.I.; Siminiceanu I.: Electrodialysis of ammonium sulfate solutions (II).Conductivity measurement and correlation; 5th European Meeting on Chemical Industry and Environment, Vol. 1, 412-417, (ISBN 3 900 554 57 9), 3-5 May 2006, Vienna, Austria

Fuqaha A., Harasek M., Friedl A.: Review of membrane biological reactor for drinking water production; 5th European Meeting on Chemical Industry and Environment, Vol. 1, 117-125, (ISBN 3 900 554 57 9), 3-5 May 2006, Vienna, Austria

Schlesinger R., Götzinger G., Sixta H., Friedl A., Harasek M.: Evaluation of alkali resistant nanofiltration membranes for the separation of hemicellulose from concentrated alkaline process liquors; Desalination, 192 (2006) 303-314

pdf @ Sciencedirect


Schlesinger R., Röder T., Götzinger G., Sixta H., Harasek M., Friedl A.: Influence of hemicellulose aggregate and gel layer formation on flux and retention during nanofiltration of alkaline solutions; Desalination 175 (2005) 121-134

pdf @ Desalination


Net M., Harasek M., Friedl A.: Development of a gas permeation model for biogas upgrading; Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 4 (2005), 3, 393-404

abstract @ Environmental Engineering and Management Journal


Harasek M., Bernis A., Schlesinger R., Götzinger G., Sixta H., Friedl A.: Is Xanthan a Suitable Model Polymer for the Investigation of Hemicellulose Fouling Behaviour During Nanofiltration?; Euromembrane 2004 (ISBN 3-930400-65-0), S18-P-13, S. 616, 28 September-01 October 2004, Hamburg, Germany

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Schlesinger R., Röder T., Götzinger G., Harasek M., Friedl A., Sixta H., Weber H.: Hemicellulose fouling behaviour during nanofiltration of press liquor, Lenzinger Berichte, 83 (2004) 46-54; AU-ISSN 0024-0907


Harasek M., Kallinger H., A. Friedl A.: Effect of Water on the Vapour Phase Adsorption of Organic Solvents; Proceedings 4th European Congress of Chemical Engineering, P-7.3-007, 21-25 September 2003, Granada, Spain

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Schlesinger R., Milacher W., Götzinger G., Sixta H., Net M., Friedl A., Harasek M.: Determination of Molecular Mass Dependent Retention of Caustic Hemicellulose Solution by Nanofiltration"; Proceedings 4th European Congress of Chemical Engineering, P-7,2-061,121-25 September 2003, Granada, Spain

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Friedl A, Harasek M., Klamt A., Diedenhofen M., Frahn J., Malsch G.: Property predictions of polymeric membranes using COSMO-RS; ICOM 2002, Supplementary book of abstracts, 7-12 July 2002, Toulouse, France, 263-264


Harasek M., Bachinger-Fuchs E.-M., Friedl A.: Electrodialysis of Salt Solutions: Effect of Salt on the Electrical Resistance of ED Membranes; Chemie Ing. Technik ECCE 6/2001, 758 (Nr. 545)

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