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).


Liu, J., Cheng, S., Cao, N., Geng, C., He, C., Shi, Q, Xu, C., Ni, J., DuChanois, R.M., Elimelech, M., & Zhao, H.
Actinia-like multifunctional nanocoagulant for single-step removal of water contaminants
Yousefi, N., Lu, X., Elimelech, M., & Tufenkji, N.
Environmental performance of graphene-based 3D macrostructures


Zhou, X., Zhao, Y.-Y., Kim, S.-R., Elimelech, M., Hu, S., & Kim, J.-H.
Controlled TiO2 Growth on Reverse Osmosis and Nanofiltration Membranes by Atomic Layer Deposition: Mechanisms and Potential Applications
Zhang, W., Cheng, W., Ziemann, E., Be'er, A., Lu, X., Elimelech, M., & Bernstein, R.
Functionalization of ultrafiltration membrane with polyampholyte hydrogel and graphene oxide to achieve dual antifouling and antibacterial properties
Karanikola, V., Boo, C., Rolf, J. & Elimelech, M.
Engineered Slippery Surface to Mitigate Gypsum Scaling in Membrane Distillation for Treatment of Hypersaline Industrial Wastewaters
Boo, C., Hong, S., & Elimelech, M.
Relating Organic Fouling in Membrane Distillation to Intermolecular Adhesion Forces and Interfacial Surface Energies
Shi, W., Zhou, X., Li, J., Meshot, E.R., Taylor, A.D., Hu, S., Kim, J.-H., Elimelech, M., & Plata, D.L.
High-Performance Capacitive Deionization via Manganese Oxide-Coated, Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes
Weng, G.-M., Li, M., Alhabeb, M., Karpovich, C., Wang, H., Lipton, J., Maleski, K., Kong, J., Shaulsky, E., Elimelech, M., Gogotsi, Y., & Taylor, A.D.
Layer‐by‐Layer Assembly of Cross‐Functional Semi‐transparent MXene‐Carbon Nanotubes Composite Films for Next‐Generation Electromagnetic Interference Shielding
Cheng, W., Liu, C., Tong, T., Epsztein, R., Sun, M., Verduzco, R., Ma, J., & Elimelech, M.
Selective removal of divalent cations by polyelectrolyte multilayer nanofiltration membrane: Role of polyelectrolyte charge, ion size, and ionic strength
Alvarez, P.J.J., Chan, C.K., Elimelech, M., Halas, N.J., & Villagrán, D.
Emerging opportunities for nanotechnology to enhance water security
Lu, X., Feng, X., Zhang, X., Chukwu, M.N., Osuji, C.O., & Elimelech, M.
Fabrication of a Desalination Membrane with Enhanced Microbial Resistance through Vertical Alignment of Graphene Oxide
Werber, J.R., Porter, C.J., & Elimelech, M.
A Path to Ultra-Selectivity: Support Layer Properties to Maximize Performance of Biomimetic Desalination Membranes
Sun, M., Zucker, I., Davenport, D.M., Zhou, X., Qu, J., & Elimelech, M.
Reactive, Self-cleaning Ultrafiltration Membrane Functionalized with Iron Oxychloride (FeOCl) Nanocatalysts
Ren, S., Boo, C., Guo, N., Wang, S.-G., Elimelech, M., & Wang, Y.
Photocatalytic Reactive Ultrafiltration Membrane for Removal of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria and Antibiotic Resistance Genes from Wastewater Effluent
Quay, A., Tong, T., Hashmi, S.M., Zhou, Y., Zhao, S., & Elimelech, M.
Combined Organic Fouling and Inorganic Scaling in Reverse Osmosis: Role of Protein-Silica Interactions
Lee, J., Straub, A.P., & Elimelech, M.
Vapor-gap membranes for highly selective osmotically driven desalination
Werber, J.R. & Elimelech, M.
Permselectivity limits of biomimetic desalination membranes
Davenport, D.M., Deshmukh, A., Werber, J.R., & Elimelech, M.
High Pressure Reverse Osmosis for Energy-Efficient Hypersaline Brine Desalination: Current Status, Design Considerations, and Research Needs
Boo, C., Wang, Y., Zucker, I., Choo, Y., Osuji, C.O., & Elimelech, M.
High Performance Nanofiltration Membrane for Effective Removal of Perfluoroalkyl Substances at High Water Recovery
Mauter, M.S., Zucker, I., Perreault, F., Werber, J.R., Kim, J.-H., & Elimelech, M.
The role of nanotechnology in tackling global water challenges