Current Lab Members


Menachem Elimelech's picture Menachem Elimelech
Sterling Professor of Chemical and Environmental Engineering and Professor of Forestry and Environmental Studies

Ph.D. Candidate

Yuhao Du's picture Yuhao Du
Ph.D. Candidate

Membrane Processes for High Concentration Brine Management

Ryan DuChanois's picture Ryan DuChanois
Ph.D. Candidate

AWWA Abel Wolman Fellow

Selective Transport in Polymeric Membranes Using Host-Guest Chemistry

Tayler Hedtke's picture Tayler Hedtke
Ph.D. Student (co-advised by Jaehong Kim)

Catalytic Membranes for Water Treatment

Sohum Patel's picture Sohum Patel
Ph.D. Candidate

Ion Selectivity using Electrochemical Processes

Cody Ritt's picture Cody Ritt
Ph.D. Candidate

NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Applied Nanofluidics and Fundamental Membrane Transport

Julianne Rolf's picture Julianne Rolf
Ph.D. Candidate

NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Scaling Mitigation via Antiscalant and Membrane Surface Modification

Camille Violet's picture Camille Violet
Ph.D. Candidate

NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Ion Transport through Membrane Nanochannels

Ph.D. Student

Brielle Januszewski's picture Brielle Januszewski
PhD Student

NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Selectivity of Ions through Polymeric Membranes under Hydraulic Pressure

Masashi Kaneda's picture Masashi Kaneda
PhD Student

FOS2020 Fellow

Rotary Global Grant Fellow

Functional Polymers with Intrinsic Microporosity for Precision Separation

Lauren Mazurowski's picture Lauren Mazurowski
Ph.D. Student

NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Ion-selective membrane processes

Kevin Pataroque's picture Kevin Pataroque
Ph.D. Student

Transport Phenomena in RO Processes

Postdocs and Fellows

Tianchi Cao's picture Tianchi Cao
Postdoctoral Fellow

Mineral Scaling in the Membrane Desalination

Nathanial Cooper's picture Nathanial Cooper
Postdoctoral Associate

Techno-economic analysis of water-energy systems

Mohammad Heiranian's picture Mohammad Heiranian
Postdoctoral Associate--Environmental Engineering

Molecule and Nanofluidic Transport in Nanoporous Membranes

Boreum Lee's picture Boreum Lee
Postdoc Associate in Chem and Env Engineering

Techno-economic and environmental assessment

Yonguk Shin's picture Yonguk Shin
Postdoctoral Associate

Electrochemical oxidation process and Electrosorption technology

Luis Francisco Villalobos's picture Luis Francisco Villalobos
Postdoctoral Fellow

Swiss National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow

Development of ion selective membranes

Li Wang's picture Li Wang
Postdoctoral Associate

Transport Phenomenon in Electrochemical- and Pressure-driven Processes

Lea Winter's picture Lea Winter
Postdoctoral Associate

NEWT Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow

Sustainable reactive electrochemical membranes 

Visiting Ph.D. Student

Abdessamad Belgada's picture Abdessamad Belgada
Ph.D. Candidate, Visiting Assistant in Research

Fulbright Joint-Supervision Grant

Valorisation of ceramic materials in membrane science and SWRO desalination