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 July 2019).


Wang, C., Sun, M., Zhao, Y., Huo, M., Wang, X. & Elimelech, M.
Photo-electrochemical Osmotic System Enables Simultaneous Metal Recovery and Electricity Generation from Wastewater
Jaramillo, H., Boo, C., Hashmi, S.M. and Elimelech, M.
Zwitterionic coating on thin-film composite membranes to delay gypsum scaling in reverse osmosis
Shaulsky, E., Wang, Z., Deshmukh, A., Karanikola, V. & Elimelech, M.
Membrane distillation assisted by heat pump for improved desalination energy efficiency
Wang, Y., Zucker, I., Boo, C. & Elimelech, M.
Removal of Emerging Wastewater Organic Contaminants by Polyelectrolyte Multilayer Nanofiltration Membranes with Tailored Selectivity
Ritt, C.L., Werber, J.R., Wang, M., Yang, Z., Zhao, Y., Kulik, H.J. & Elimelech, M.
Ionization behavior of nanoporous polyamide membranes
Zhou, X., Wang, Z., Epsztein, R., Zhan, C., Li, W., Fortner, J.D., Pham, T.A., Kim, J.H. & Elimelech, M.
Intrapore energy barriers govern ion transport and selectivity of desalination membranes
Wang, L., Violet, C., DuChanois, R.M. & Elimelech, M.
Derivation of the Theoretical Minimum Energy of Separation of Desalination Processes
Chu, C., Yang, J., Zhou, X., Huang, D., Qi, H., Weon, S., Li, J., Elimelech, M., Wang, A. & Kim, J.H.
Cobalt Single Atoms on Tetrapyridomacrocyclic Support for Efficient Peroxymonosulfate Activation
Guan, Y.F., Boo, C., Lu, X., Zhou, X., Yu, H.Q. & Elimelech, M.
Surface functionalization of reverse osmosis membranes with sulfonic groups for simultaneous mitigation of silica scaling and organic fouling
Tianchi Cao, Menachem Elimelech
Colloidal stability of cellulose nanocrystals in aqueous solutions containing monovalent, divalent, and trivalent inorganic salts
Yujian Yao, Pingxia Zhang, Chao Jiang, Ryan M DuChanois, Xuan Zhang & Menachem Elimelech
High performance polyester reverse osmosis desalination membrane with chlorine resistance
Zuo, K., Wang, W., Deshmukh, A., Jia, S., Guo, H., Xin, R., Elimelech, M., Ajayan, P.M., Lou, J. & Li, Q.
Multifunctional nanocoated membranes for high-rate electrothermal desalination of hypersaline waters
Cassandra J Porter, Jay R Werber, Mingjiang Zhong, Corey J Wilson & Menachem Elimelech
Pathways and Challenges for Biomimetic Desalination Membranes with Sub-Nanometer Channels
Bogler, A., Packman, A., Furman, A., Gross, A., Kushmaro, A., Ronen, A., Dagot, C., Hill, C., Vaizel-Ohayon, D., Morgenroth, E. and Bertuzzo, E. & Elimelech, M.
Rethinking wastewater risks and monitoring in light of the COVID-19 pandemic
Lu, X., Gabinet, U.R., Ritt, C., Feng, X., Deshmukh, A., Kawabata, K., Kaneda, M., Hashmi, S.M., Osuji, C.O. & Elimelech, M.
Relating Selectivity and Separation Performance of Lamellar Two-Dimensional Molybdenum Disulfide (MoS2) Membranes to Nanosheet Stacking Behavior
Guan, Y.F., Boo, C., Lu, X., Zhou, X., Yu, H.Q. & Elimelech, M.
Surface Functionalization of Reverse Osmosis Membranes with Sulfonic Groups for Simultaneous Mitigation of Silica Scaling and Organic Fouling
Zhang, S., Sun, M., Hedtke, T., Deshmukh, A., Zhou, X., Weon, S., Elimelech, M. & Kim, J.H.
Mechanism of Heterogeneous Fenton Reaction Kinetics Enhancement under Nanoscale Spatial Confinement
Verbeke, R., Seynaeve, M., Bastin, M., Davenport, D.M., Eyley, S., Thielemans, W., Koeckelberghs, G., Elimelech, M. & Vankelecom, I.
The significant role of support layer solvent annealing in interfacial polymerization: The case of epoxide-based membranes
Wang, S., Huang, X. & Elimelech, M.
Complexation between dissolved silica and alginate molecules: Implications for reverse osmosis membrane fouling
Epsztein, R., DuChanois, R.M., Ritt, C.L., Noy, A. & Elimelech, M.
Towards single-species selectivity of membranes with subnanometre pores