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Section Board for 'Membrane Applications' (107)

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Prof. Dr. Benjamin S. Hsiao
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Chemistry, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, NY 11794-3400, USA
Interests: polymers; polymer crystallization; nanocomposites; synchrotron x-ray scattering; nanofiber; nanocellulose; membrane; water purification
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Dr. Annarosa Gugliuzza
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Institute on Membrane Technology - Research National Council, CNR-ITM Via P. Bucci, 17C, Rende, Italy
Interests: advanced membranes manufacturing; nanomaterials; smart surfaces and coatings; green membrane technologies; sustainable solutions for water and environmental remediation; intelligent membranes for applications in textiles and cultural heritage assets
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Dr. Liang Ge
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CAS Key Laboratory of Soft Matter Chemistry, Collaborative Innovation Center of Chemistry for Energy Materials, School of Chemistry and Material Science, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230026, China
Interests: ion-selective separation membrane; ion exchange membrane; MOF membrane; COF membrane; electrodialysis; selective electrodialysis; bipolar membrane electrodialysis; diffusion dialysis; electro-nanofilitration
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Dr. Geoffrey M. Geise
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Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
Interests: polymer membranes; electromembrane processes; batteries; desalination; separations; transport processes
Dr. Guillermo Zaragoza
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CIEMAT-Plataforma Solar de Almería, Ctra. Senés s/n, Tabernas, 04200 Almería, Spain
Interests: membrane distillation technologies
Prof. Dr. Anja Drews
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HTW Berlin, Department of Engineering II, School of Life Science Engineering, Wilhelminenhofstr. 75A, 12459 Berlin, Germany
Interests: membrane bioreactors; fouling; emulsion separation; organic solvent nanofiltration; enzyme processes; bioprocesses; wastewater treatment
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Prof. Dr. Marina Prisciandaro
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Department of Industrial and Information Engineering and Economics, University of L’Aquila, 67100 L’Aquila, Italy
Interests: environmental chemical engineering; advanced oxidation processes; membrane processes; wastewater treatment; water reuse
Prof. Dr. Kew-Ho Lee

Korea Research Institute Chemical Technology, Advanced Materials Division, Yusong, Korea
Interests: nanofiltration; pervaporation; membrane contactor; membrane reactor; hydrogen separation
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Prof. Dr. Scott M. Husson
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Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634-0909, USA
Interests: adsorptive membranes; bioseparations; confocal microscopy; electrospinning; membrane chromatography; polymer thin films; surface modification; thin-film composite membranes; water purification
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Dr. Daniel Gorri
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Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Cantabria, Av. de Los Castros s/n, 39005 Santander, Spain
Interests: pervaporation; gas separation; facilitated transport; polymer inclusion membranes; nanofiltration; membrane contactors
Prof. Dr. Juan L. Acero
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Universidad de Extremadura, Av. de Elvas s/n, 06006 Badajoz, Spain
Interests: membrane separation processes; integration of membrane processes; membrane applications in food, biotech and chemical industry; water and wastewater treatment; process intensification
Dr. Vitor D. Alves
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LEAF—Linking Landscape, Environment, Agriculture and Food, Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Universidade de Lisboa, Tapada da Ajuda, 1349-017 Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: biodegradable films for food packaging; edible coatings; microencapsulation of bioactive ingredients; rheological characterization of microbial biopolymers; valorization of agro-industrial residues
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Prof. Dr. Maria Cristina Annesini
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Dipartimento di Ingegneria Chimica Materiali Ambiente, Sapienza Università di Roma, Via Eudossiana 18, 00184 Roma, Italy
Interests: membrane process modeling; chemical reactors; membrane reactors; bioreactors; hydrogen production processes; transport phenomena; separation processes
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Prof. Dr. Hassan A. Arafat
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Center for Membrane and Advanced Water Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering, Khalifa University of Science and Technology, P.O. Box 54224 Abu Dhabi, UAE
Interests: membrane distillation; fouling; feed spacers; sustainable desalination
Dr. Roger Ben Aïm

Institute of Filtration and Techniques of Separation, IFTS, Rue Marcel Pagnol, 47510 Foulayronnes, France
Interests: water and wastewater treatment; membrane bioreactor; tertiary treatment of wastewater; drinking water production; pretreatment for reverse osmosis desalination; membrane characterization (porometry); sensors for membrane fouling
Prof. Dr. Benoit Barbeau
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Polytechnique Montréal, Department of Civil, Geological and Mining Engineering, Montreal, QC H3T 1J4, Canada
Interests: NOM removal; hollow fiber NF; hybrid membrane process; drinking water
Prof. Dr. Laurent Bazinet
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Department of Food Sciences, Institute of Nutrition and Functional Foods (INAF), Dairy Research Center (STELA) & Laboratory of Food Processing and ElectroMembrane Processes (LTAPEM), Université Laval, Québec, QC G1V 0A6, Canada
Interests: membrane processes; electrodialytic phenomena; membrane characterization and predictive model; separation; bio-food compounds; plant proteins; bioactive peptides; dairy products; health benefits; eco-efficiency; food production lines; valorization of co-products; circular economy
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Dr. Cristiana Boi
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Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental and Materials Engineering, Alma Mater Studiorum-Università di Bologna, via Terracini 34, 40128 Bologna, Italy
Interests: membrane separation processes; membrane chromatography; mixed matrix membranes; protein purification; bioseparations; ultrafiltration; membrane bioreactors
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Dr. Clara Casado-Coterillo
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Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Cantabria, Av. Los Castros s/n, 39005 Santander, Spain
Interests: synthesis; characterization; CO2 capture and utilization; mixed matrix membranes; pervaporation; sustainable process intensification using membranes
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Dr. Alfredo Cassano
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Institute on Membrane Technology, ITM-CNR, Via P. Bucci, 17/C, I-87036 Rende, Italy
Interests: membranes and integrated membrane operations in agro-food production; pressure-driven membrane operations; membrane distillation and osmotic distillation; membrane fouling; food processing; food science and technology; bioactive compounds; phenolic compounds; proteins; peptides; agri-food by-products valorization; circular economy
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Prof. Dr. Robert Cattrall
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1. Department of Chemistry and Physics, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria 3086, Australia
2. School of Chemistry, The University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
Interests: solvent extraction chemistry; membrane extraction; polymer inclusion membranes; chemical sensors; ion-selective electrodes; optodes
Prof. Dr. Yung Chang
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R&D Center for Membrane Technology and Department of Chemical Engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University, Jhong-Li, Taoyuan 320, Taiwan
Interests: membrane science; intelligent biomedical bembrane; bioinspired biomaterials; separation and purification process
Prof. Dr. Huaqiang Chu
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College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai 200092, China
Interests: municipal wastewater treatment; industrial wastewater treatment; membrane fouling; zero liquid discharge; membrane bioreactor (MBR)
Prof. Dr. Joaquim Comas
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Catalan Institute for Water Research (ICRA), C. Emili Grahit 101, 17003 Girona, Spain; Institute of the Environment (LEQUiA), University of Girona, Campus Montilivi, 17071 Girona, Catalonia, Spain
Interests: Membrane bioreactors (MBR and osmotic MBR), integrated membrane systems (MBR followed by RO or NF units) and forward osmosis for wastewater treatment and water reuse. Membrane recycling. Advanced modelling, control and sustainable assessment. Removal of micropollutants
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Dr. Antonio Comite
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Department of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry, University of Genoa, Via Dodecaneso 31, 16146 Genoa, Italy
Interests: membranes; heterogeneous catalysis; catalysis; material chemistry; wastewater treatment; chemical engineering; thin Films and nanotechnology; sol-gel synthesis; biomass conversion
Dr. Alessandra Criscuoli
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Institute on Membrane Technology (CNR-ITM), via P. Bucci 17/C, 87036 Rende (CS), Italy
Interests: membrane contactors; membrane distillation; integrated membrane systems; water and wastewater treatment; desalination; energy and exergy analyses; process intensification
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Prof. Dr. Liyuan Deng
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway
Interests: facilitated transport membranes; nanocomposite membranes; membrane contactor; natural gas treatment; biogas upgrading; CO2 capture
Prof. Dr. Dionysios (Dion) Demetriou Dionysiou
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Environmental Engineering and Science Program, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering (ChEE), University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0012, USA
Interests: advanced oxidation; advanced reduction; nanotechnology; water treatment; water reuse; water quality; (photo)catalysis; environmental catalysis; environmental sensors; emerging contaminants; cyanotoxins
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Dr. Laura Donato
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Institute on Membrane Technology, National Research Council (ITM-CNR), Via P. Bucci, Cubo 17C, 87036 Rende (CS), Italy
Interests: membrane science; membrane preparation; membranes in separation processes; molecularly imprinted membranes; membrane systems in controlled drug delivery; membranes functionalization; water treatment; membrane bioreactors; membrane operations and integrated membrane processes in agro-food, pharmaceutical, and nutraceutical field
Dr. Steven J. Duranceau
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Civil, Environmental and Construction Engineering, University of Central Florida, P.O. Box 162450, Orlando, FL 32816-2450, USA
Interests: water quality chemistry; physico-chemical and microbiological processes (aeration and oxidation, membranes, activated carbon, ion-exchange, disinfection, stabilization, corrosion control, distribution system biofilms); desalination process operation troubleshooting and analysis; water distribution system infrastructure; blending of alternative water supplies
Prof. Dr. Mathias Ernst
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Institute for Water Resources and Water Supply, Technische Universität Hamburg (TUHH), Am Schwarzenberg-Campus 3 E, D-21073 Hamburg, Germany
Interests: membrane filtration in water treatment, hybrid - porous membrane processes, low pressure RO, functionalized membranes; fouling and scaling phenomena; DOC - membrane interaction; pre- and post-treatment of membrane processes; membrane surface characterization
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Prof. Dr. Linhua Fan
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Chemical and Environmental Engineering Department, School of Engineering, RMIT University, GPO Box 2476, Melbourne, VIC 3001, Australia
Interests: membrane technology and applications; membrane fouling; wastewater treatment and recycling; resource recovery
Prof. Dr. John F Fraser
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Faculty of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane 4006, Australia
Interests: burn prevention; pathophysiology and treatment; smoke inhalation; optimisation of respiratory support; cardiothoracic organ failure; blood and the critically ill; ECMO
Dr. Jack Gilron
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Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research, The Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Sede Boqer Campus, Midreshet Ben-Gurion 84990, Israel
Interests: membrane-based watertreatment; hybrid processes; desalination; scaling; fouling prevention; brine
Prof. Dr. Stephen Gray
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Institute for Sustainable Industries and Liveable Cities, Victoria University, Footscray Park, Ballarat Road, Footscray, PO Box 14428, Melbourne, VIC 8001, Australia
Interests: desalination; water recycling; membrane integrity monitoring; microfiltration/ultrafiltration
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Prof. Dr. Marek Gryta
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Faculty of Chemical Technology and Engineering, West Pomeranian University of Technology in Szczecin, ul. Pułaskiego 10, 70-322 Szczecin, Poland
Interests: membrane distillation; microfiltration; ultrafiltration; nanofiltration; reverse osmosis, polymeric membranes; surface modification; water and wastewater treatment; separation applying membranes; membrane bioreactors; membrane crystallization; fouling and scaling
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Prof. Dr. Hyung Chul Ham
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Inha University, 100 Inha-ro, Michuhol-gu, Incheon 22212, Korea
Interests: Density functional theory (DFT); fuel cell; hydrogen; water electrolysis; catalyst; machine learning
Prof. Dr. Raed Hashaikeh
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NYUAD Water Research Center, Engineering Division, New York University Abu Dhabi, P.O. Box 129188, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Interests: advanced materials; nanofibers; membranes; desalination
Prof. Dr. Dirk Henkensmeier
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Fuel Cell Research Center, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Hwarangro 14-gil5, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul 02792, Korea
Interests: ion conducting polymers and membranes; energy conversion and storage; redox flow batteries; water electrolysis; fuel cells; anion exchange membranes (AEM); polymer electrolyte membranes (PEM); polybenzimidazole
Prof. Dr. Slav W. Hermanowicz
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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Interests: membranes in water and wastewater; membrane bioreactors; fouling; engineering and physical sustainability
Dr. Bruce J. Hinds
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Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 40506, USA
Interests: nanofluidics; 2-D materials for membranes; carbon nanotubes; electrochemical membranes; bioseparations; drug delivery
Prof. Dr. Patrick Honore
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Departments of Intensive Care, Brugmann University Hospital, 1020 Brussels, Belgium
Interests: membranes; continuous venovenous hemofiltration (CVVH); continuous venovenous hemodiafiltration (CVVHDF); filter adsorption; extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO); extracorporeal CO2 removal (ECCO2R); acid base; sepsis shock; blood purification in sepsis and inflammation; sorbents; PMxB
Dr. Zhigang Hu
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Brunel University London, Uxbridge UB8 3PN, UK
Interests: materials chemistry; separation engineering; reaction engineering; process engineering; porous materials; membrane technology
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Dr. Yuxi Huang
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School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou 510275, China
Interests: membrane separation; membrane materials; membrane distillation; nanofiltration; wastewater treatment; desalination technology; electrochemistry
Prof. Dr. Veeriah Jegatheesan
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School of Engineering and Water: Effective Technologies and Tools (WETT) Research Centre, RMIT University, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
Interests: water (treatment, distribution, modeling); wastewater (MBR, membranes in agriculture, aquaculture); saltwater intrusion; resource recovery (mine tailing ponds, dye and salt from textile effluent); novel technologies (forward osmosis, membrane distillation)
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Prof. Dr. Sanghyun Jeong
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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Pusan National University, Busan 46241, Korea
Interests: water treatment; water reuse; membrane; fouling; filtration
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Prof. Dr. Simon Judd
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Cranfield Water Science Institute, Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedfordshire MK43 0AL, UK
Interests: membrane filtration; membrane bioreactors; potable water; wastewater; cost analysis
Prof. Dr. Moon-Sung Kang
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Department of Green Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering, Sangmyung University, Cheonan 31066, Korea
Interests: development and applications of ion-exchange membranes
Prof. Dr. Sangil Kim
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Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
Interests: nanocomposite membranes; ion exchange membranes; water purification; carbon capture; reverse electrodialysis; redox flow batteries; bioseparations
Dr. Seungju Kim
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The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
Interests: desalination; gas separation; membrane materials; composite membranes
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Prof. Dr. Stanisław Koter

Faculty of Chemistry, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, 7, Gagarina Street, 87-100 Torun, Poland
Interests: membrane transport; ion-exchange membranes; electrodialysis; liquid membranes; nanofiltration; gas separation
Dr. Cher Hon (Sam) Lau
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Institute of Materials and Processes, School of Engineering, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH9 3FB, UK
Interests: mixed matrix membranes; microporous polymers; gas separation; nanofiltration; desalination; additive manufacturing; green chemistry
Dr. Judy Lee
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Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
Interests: acoustic cavitation; sonoluminescence; ultrasound processing; sonocrystallisation; membrane filtrations
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Prof. Dr. Sangho Lee

School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Kookmin University, 77 Jeongneung-ro, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul 02707, Korea
Interests: membrane-based desalination; MF, UF, NF, RO, forward osmosis (FO), pressure retarded osmosis (PRO); membrane distillation (MD); fouling control
Prof. Dr. Andrzej Lewenstam
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1. Faculty of Materials Science and Ceramics, AGH University of Science and Technology, al. Mickiewicza 30, 30-059 Kraków, Poland
2. Johan Gadolin Process Chemistry Centre, c/o Centre for Process Analytical Chemistry and Sensor Technology (ProSens), Åbo Akademi University, Biskopsgatan 8, 20500 Åbo-Turku, Finland
Interests: sensor technology; electroanalysis; analytical/clinical chemistry; ion-selective electrodes; ion-sensor architectures; membranes and electroactive materials for ion-sensors
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Prof. Dr. Simona Liguori
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 100 Institute Rd, Worcester, MA 01609, USA
Interests: hydrogen production; hydrogen separation; membrane; chemical engineering; environmental science and sustainability
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Dr. Tuti Mariana Lim
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School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore 639798, Singapore
Interests: energy storage technologies; materials recovery; advanced oxidation technologies (AOTs); hybrid membrane-AOTs
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Prof. Dr. Hongjun Lin
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College of Geography and Environmental Sciences, Zhejiang Normal University, Jinhua 321004, China
Interests: membrane fouling; membrane fabrication; ultrafiltration; nanofiltration; forward osmosis; membrane bioreactor; electro-membranes; membrane distillation; hybrid membranes; reverse osmosis
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Prof. Dr. Haiqing Lin
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Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
Interests: membranes; polymers; CO2 capture; water purification
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Prof. Dr. Frank Lipnizki
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Lund University, Box 124, 221 00 Lund, Sweden
Interests: membrane separation processes; integration of membrane processes; fouling and cleaning; membrane applications in food, biotech and chemical industry; water and wastewater treatment
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Dr. Francesco Lufrano
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CNR-ITAE Institute for Advanced Energy Technologies “N. Giordano” Via Salita S. Lucia sopra Contesse 5, 98126 Messina, Italy
Interests: polymers; polymer nanocomposites; polymeric membranes; nano carbon materials; metal oxides and hybrid materials; polymer electrolytes; batteries; fuel cells; supercapacitors
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Prof. Dr. Francesca Macedonio
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Institute on Membrane Technology (ITM-CNR), 87036 Rende, Italy
Interests: membrane processes for desalination and wastewater treatment; membrane contactors; membrane distillation; membrane crystallization; membrane condenser; membrane transport phenomena
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Prof. Dr. Bhekie Mamba
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College of Science, Engineering and Technology, University of South Africa, Johannesburg, South Africa
Interests: nanotechnology for water treatment; membrane technology; water treatment technologies
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Prof. Dr. Masahiko Matsukata
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Department of Applied Chemistry, Waseda University, 513 Wasedatsurumaki-cho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-0041, Japan
Interests: zeolites; microporous materials; membrane reactors; CCUS
Prof. Dr. Michiaki Matsumoto
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Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Doshisha University, Kyotanabe, Kyoto 610-0321, Japan
Interests: ionic liquid-based extraction; deep eutectic solvent-based extraction
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Prof. Dr. James L. McGrath
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Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
Interests: nanofabrication; microsystems; membrane-based separations; molecular sensing; barrier tissue models
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Dr. Dinis Reis Miranda

1. Dep of Intensive Care Adults, Erasmus University Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40 Ne-415, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2. Trauma Center Zuid-West Nederlands, Erasmus University Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40 Ba-089, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Interests: ExtraCorporeal CardioPulmonary Resuscitation (ECPR); ExtraCorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO); Ischemia-Reperfusion injury after Cardiac Arrest
Dr. Sabrina Morelli
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Institute on Membrane Technology, National Research Council of Italy, ITM-CNR c/o University of Calabria, Via P.Bucci, cubo 17/C, I-87036 Rende (CS), Italy
Interests: polymeric membrane systems for tissue engineering; regenerative medicine and bioartificial organs; 3D membrane-based tissue models for tissue repair; pharmacological screening; and disease modeling; membrane bioreactors
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Dr. Dinh Duc Nguyen
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Department of Environmental Energy Engineering, Kyonggi University, Suwon, Korea
Interests: green synthesis; nanomaterials; environmental treatment; photocatalysis
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Prof. Dr. Kitty Nijmeijer
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Membrane Materials and Processes, Department of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, Eindhoven University of technology, P.O. Box 513, 5600 MB Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Interests: water purification; membrane bioreactors; waste water treatment; salinity gradient power; fuel cells; energy storage systems; biorefinery; CO2 capture; Olefin/Paraffin separation; dehydration of streams; organic solvent separation; hydrogen production
Prof. Dr. Gideon Oron
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The Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research, The Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Sde Boker 8499000, Israel
Interests: membrane for low quality water/wastewater treatment and reuse; operation and economic management of membrane systems
Dr. Sherub Phuntsho
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Centre for Technology in Water and Wastewater, University of Technology Sydney, 15 Broadway, Ultimo, New South Wales 2007, Australia
Interests: forward osmosis membrane process for water purification, including desalination, wastewater treatment, and other applications; osmotic energy using membrane process; humidification–dehumidification desalination; moisture caputure from greenhouse farms; development of novel memrbanes including bioinspired characteristics through nanotechnology; efficient and affordable onsite wastewater treatment for developing countries
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Dr. Marina Pinheiro
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1. LAQV, REQUIMTE, Departamento de Ciências Químicas, Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade do Porto, 4050-313 Porto, Portugal
2. CHUP, Centro Hospitalar Universitário do Porto, 4050-313 Porto, Portugal
Interests: medicinal and pharmaceutical sciences; infectious and cancer diseases; nanomedicine and nanotechnology; drug development and drug delivery; drug-membrane interaction studies
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Dr. Teresa Poerio
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Institute on Membrane Technology (CNR-ITM), University of Calabria, Arcavacata di Rende, 87036 Cosenza, Italy
Interests: membrane preparation and functionalization; catalytic membrane; catalytic membrane reactor development
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Dr. Alfieri Pollice
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Water Research Institute (IRSA), National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Viale F. De Blasio 5, 70132 Bari, Italy
Interests: water-related environmental technologies; (bio)processes for water and wastewater treatment and reuse; including related issues (policies and regulations, process optimization and sustainability, by-products management, biomass characterization, etc.); integrated water resources management; non-conventional water resources; water and agriculture; water/energy/food nexus
Prof. Dr. Maxime Pontié
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Department of Chemistry, Angers University, Faculty of sciences, 2 Bd Lavoisier, Manager of the Group Analysis and Processes, F-49045 Angers CEDEX 01, France
Interests: water and wastewater treatment; chemical engineering; water treatment; wastewater treatment; wastewater engineering; water purification technologies; environmental engineering; adsorption; environmental impact assessment; fungal microbial fuel cell
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Dr. Sandrine Ricote
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 1500 Illinois Street, Golden, CO 80401, USA
Interests: high-temperature proton conductors; hydrogen separation; hydrogen production; catalytic membrane reactors; hydrogen compressors; fuel cells
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Prof. Dr. Felicity Roddick
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School of Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne, VIC 3001, Australia
Interests: organic fouling; microfiltration; ultrafiltration; pretreatment; advanced oxidation processes; biological activated carbon treatment; water and wastewater treatment; algal wastewater treatment
Dr. Mohtada Sadrzadeh
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2R3, Canada
Interests: membrane; water and gas treatment
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Prof. Dr. Petros Samaras
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Laboratory of Technologies of Environmental Protection and Utilization of Food By-Products, Department of Food Science and Technology, International Hellenic University, GR-57400 Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: membrane bioreactors; membrane fouling control; anaerobic digestion; microalgae; energy exploitation in WWTPs; biocorrosion
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Dr. Colin Scholes
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Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia
Interests: gas separation; polymeric; contactors; carbon dioxide; helium
Prof. Dr. Karin Schroën
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Laboratory of Food Process Engineering, Wageningen University & Research, Bornse Weilanden 9, 6708 WG Wageningen, The Netherlands
Interests: food technology; fractionation of raw materials; microtechnology and idealised membranes; microfiltration; ultrafiltration; membrane separation related to foods and food ingredients; (membrane) emulsification; encapsulation; enzyme reactions
Prof. Dr. Hokyong Shon
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Centre for Technology in Water and Wastewater, University of Technology Sydney, 15 Broadway, Ultimo, New South Wales 2007, Australia
Interests: forward osmosis; membrane distillation; water treatment; desalination; wastewater reuse
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Prof. Dr. Dimitrios Stamatialis
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Department of Biomaterials Science & Technology (BST), Faculty of Science and Technology, MIRA Institute for Biomedical Technology and Technical Medicine, University of Twente, Zuidhorst, ZH-254, P.O. Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
Interests: (bio) artificial organs; tissue regeneration; biomedical membrane applications; biomaterials; (bio) separations
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Prof. Dr. David C. Stuckey
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Biochemical Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, UK
Interests: bioreactor design; surfactant enhanced solvent extraction and protein precipitation; downstream separation techniques
Prof. Dr. Shing-Yi Suen
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Department of Chemical Engineering, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung 402, Taiwan
Interests: mixed matrix membrane; pervaporation; gas separation; membrane distillation; adsorptive membrane; protein separation; water treatment
Prof. Dr. Yu Tian
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State Key Lab of Urban Water Resource and Environment, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150090, China
Interests: environmental big data intelligent platform; advanced sewage treatment and recovery; water environment restoration; safe treatment and disposal of solid waste
Dr. Elena Tocci
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Institute on Membrane Technology, ITM-CNR, Via P. Bucci, Cubo 17/C, 87036 Rende, CS, Italy
Interests: molecular modeling of membranes and membrane operations; modeling of single gas and mixed gas separation; modeling of morphological properties of amorphous glassy membranes; membrane crystallization
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Dr. Liliana C. Tomé
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LAQV/REQUIMTE, Department of Chemistry, NOVA School of Science and Technology, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal
Interests: poly(ionic liquid)s; ionic liquids; gas separation; membranes; bio-based polymers; composites; ion gels; bioelectronic devices
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Prof. Dr. César Valderrama
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Chemical Engineering Department, Escola d’Enginyeria de Barcelona Est (EEBE), Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)-BarcelonaTECH, C/Eduard Maristany 10-14, Campus Diagonal-Besòs, 08930 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: integration of membrane processes; resource recovery from agro-food waste; processing of mining and metallurgical waste; electrodialysis (mono / bipolar); membrane contactors applied to the recovery of nutrients and CO2
Prof. Dr. Martin Van Sint Annaland
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Chemical Process Intensification, Department of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry, Eindhoven University of Technology, P.O. Box 513, 5600 MB Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Interests: membrane reactors; membrane processes; reactor modelling; metallic membranes; inorganic membranes; process intensification; hybrid processes
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Dr. Radisav D. Vidic
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Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Interests: physical/chemical unit processes for water, wastewater and air treatment
Prof. Dr. Haihui Wang
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Interests: membrane separation
Prof. Dr. Huanting Wang
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Monash University, Clayton VIC 3800, Australia
Interests: membrane technologies; functional materials; electrochemical energy
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Prof. Dr. Zhiwei Wang
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School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tongji University, 1239 Siping Road, Shanghai 200092, China
Interests: membrane bioreactor; membrane preparation; membrane applications; membrane-based process; wastewater reclamation
Prof. Dr. Xiaomao Wang
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School of Environment, Tsinghua University, Beijing 10084, China
Interests: nanofiltration; trace organic compounds; membrane fouling; drinking water; membrane fabrication; wastewater reclamation
Dr. Dominik Wiedemann
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Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, 1090 Vienna, Austria
Interests: extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO); mechanical circulatory support (MCS); ventricular assist devices (VAD); minimally invasive cardiac surgery; pediatric cardiac surgery
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Prof. Dr. Tongwen Xu
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CAS Key Laboratory of Soft Matter Chemistry, Lab of Functional Membranes, School of Chemistry and Material Science, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230026, China
Interests: ion exchange membrane; bipolar membrane; electrodialysis; fuel cells
Prof. Dr. Wenzheng Yu
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Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
Interests: drinking water; pre-treatment; UF/NF Membrane; membrane fouling; 2D membrane
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Dr. Zhien Zhang
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William G. Lowrie Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Interests: carbon capture utilization and storage (CCUS); gas separation; membrane; polymer; absorption; process modeling; mass transfer; heat transfer; fossil fuel; renewable energy; hydrate; wastewater treatment
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Prof. Dr. Yatao Zhang
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School of Chemical Engineering and Energy, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou 45001, China
Interests: mixed matrix membranes; nanofiltration membrane; gas separation membranes
Prof. Dr. Linda Zou
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Department of Civil Infrastructure and Environmental Engineering, Khalifa University of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, PO Box 127788, United Arab Emirates
Interests: nanomaterial-assisted membranes; fouling resistant membranes; ion exchange membranes; porous membranes for wastewater treatment and reuse; desalination and water purification
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