The Elimelech Group seeks to consistently publish high quality work in a well-organized and clear fashion. For Meny’s suggestions on writing effective papers, see his presentation given in a workshop at the AEESP Research & Education Conference at Yale University in June 2015 (updated April 2017).


Yong, J.S., Phillip, W.A., and Elimelech, M.
Coupled Reverse Draw Solute Permeation and Water Flux in Forward Osmosis with Neutral Draw Solutes
Rahaman, M.S., Vecitis, C.D., and Elimelech,M.
Electrochemical Carbon-Nanotube Filter Performance towards Virus Removal and Inactivation in the Presence of Natural Organic Matter
Boo, C., Lee, S., Elimelech, M., Meng, Z., and Hong, S.
Colloidal Fouling in Forward Osmosis: Role of Reverse Salt Diffusion
Tiraferri, A., and Elimelech, M.
Direct Quantification of Negatively-Charged Functional Groups on Membrane Surfaces


Hancock, N.T., Phillip, W.A., Elimelech, M., and Cath T.Y.
Bidirectional Permeation of Electrolytes in Osmotically Driven Membrane Processes
Yip, N.Y. and Elimelech, M.
Performance Limiting Effects in Power Generation from Salinity Gradients by Pressure Retarded Osmosis
Hoover, L.A., Phillip, W.A., Tiraferri, A., Yip, N.Y., and Elimelech, M.
Forward with Osmosis: Emerging Applications for Greater Sustainability
Schiffman, J.D., Wang, Y., Giannelis, E.P., and Elimelech, M.
Biocidal Activity of Plasma Modified Electrospun Polysulfone Mats Functionalized with Polyethyleneimine-Capped Silver Nanoparticles
Ang, W.S., Yip, N.Y., Tiraferri, A., and Elimelech, M.
Chemical Cleaning of RO Membranes Fouled by Wastewater Effluent: Achieving Higher Efficiency with Dual-step Cleaning
Elimelech, M. and Phillip, W.A.
The Future of Seawater Desalination: Energy, Technology, and the Environment
Tiraferri, A.,Vecitis, C.D., and Elimelech, M.
Covalent Binding of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes to Polyamide Membranes for Antimicrobial Surface Properties
Mauter, M.S, Wang, Y., Okemgbo, K.C., Osuji, C.O., Giannelis, E.P. and Elimelech, M.
Antifouling Ultrafiltration Membranes via Post-Fabrication Grafting of Biocidal Nanomaterials
Sima, L.C., Schaeffer, J., Le Saux, J.C., Parnaudeau, S., Elimelech, M., and Le Guyader, F.S.
Calicivirus Removal in a Membrane Bioreactor Wastewater Treatment Plant
Montgomery, M.A., Desai, M.M., Groce, N.E., and Elimelech, M.
Relationship between Distance to Social Gathering Facilities and Risk of Trachoma for Households in Rural Tanzanian Communities
Ang, W.S., Tiraferri, A., Chen, K.L., and Elimelech, M.
Fouling and cleaning of RO membranes Fouled by Mixtures of Organic Foulants Simulating Wastewater Effluent
Phillip, W.A., Dorin, R.M., Werner, J.G., Hoek, E.M.V., Wiesner, U., and Elimelech, M.
Tuning Structure and Properties of Graded Triblock Terpolymer-Based Mesoporous and Hybrid Films
Yip, N.Y., Tiraferri, A., Phillip, W.A., Schiffman, J.D., Hoover, L.A., Kim, Y.C., and Elimelech, M.
Thin-Film Composite Pressure Retarded Osmosis Membranes for Sustainable Power Generation from Salinity Gradients
Vecitis, C.D., Schnoor, M.H., Rahaman, M.S., Schiffman, J.D., Elimelech, M.
Electrochemical Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Filter for Viral and Bacterial Removal and Inactivation
Riley, M.R., Gerba, C.P., and Elimelech, M.
Biological Approaches for Addressing the Grand Challenge of Providing Access to Clean Drinking Water
Tiraferri, A., Yip, N.Y., Phillip, W.A., Schiffman, J.D., Elimelech, M.
Relating Performance of Thin-Film Composite Forward Osmosis Membranes to Support Layer Formation and Structure