Current Lab Members

Faculty

Menachem Elimelech
Roberto C. Goizueta Professor of Chemical and Environmental Engineering and Professor of Forestry and Environmental Studies

Graduate Students

Chanhee Boo
Graduate School Student

Development of Novel Desalination Membranes

Douglas Davenport
Ph.D. Student

Advanced Membrane Processes for Water Purification

Akshay Deshmukh
Ph.D. Candidate

Modeling and Simulation of Desalination-based Processes

Camrynn Fausey
Ph.D. Student (co-advised by Julie Zimmerman)

NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Nanotechnology-Based Processes for Water Purification in the Developing World

Humberto Jaramillo
Ph.D. Candidate

NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Water Purification Engineering through Membrane Processes

Cassandra Porter
Ph.D. Student

NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Anthony Straub
Graduate School Student

NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Membrane-Based Processes for Energy Production

Jay Werber
Ph.D. Candidate

NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Biomimetic Membranes for Water Desalination

Xuechen Zhou
Ph.D Student (co-advised by Jaehong Kim)

Postdocs and Fellows

Razi Epsztein
Postdoctoral Fellow

BARD-Vaadia Postdoctoral Fellowship

Selective nanofiltration membranes for nitrate removal from groundwater

Jongho Lee
Postdoctoral Associate

Transport Phenomena in Membrane Processes

Xinglin Lu
Postdoctoral Associate

Transport Phenomena and Advanced Materials in Membrane Processes

Meng Sun
Postdoctoral Associate

Electrochemical membrane for water purification

Tiezheng Tong
Postdoctoral Associate

Fundamentals of scaling and design of scaling-resistant membranes

Ines Zucker
Postdoctoral Fellow

YIBS Gaylord Donnelley  Post-doctoral Fellowship
Presidential Scholarship from Tel Aviv University

Nanotechnology-enabled Environmental Sensors

Visiting Ph.D. Student

Wei Cheng
Visiting Ph.D. Student
Shu Wang
Graduate School Student

Fouling Mechanisms in RO Treatment of Industrial Wastewater

Visiting Scholar

Nadir Dizge
Visiting Fellow

Development of selective and biocatalytic membranes for water purification

Zhi Geng
Visiting Scholar

Advanced separation membrane materials for water purification

Yunkun Wang
Visiting Scholar

Development of selective membranes for water purification and desalination