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).


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
Schiffman, J.D. and Elimelech, M.
Antibacterial Activity of Electrospun Polymer Mats with Incorporated Narrow Diameter Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes
da Silva, A.K., Kavanagh, O.V., Estes, M.K., and Elimelech, M.
Adsorption and Aggregation Properties of Norovirus GI and GII Virus-Like Particles Demonstrate Differing Responses to Solution Chemistry
Lee, S., Lee, E. Elimelech, M., and Hong S.
Membrane Characterization by Dynamic Hysteresis: Measurements, Mechanisms, and Implications for Membrane Fouling


Brady-Estevez, A.S., Schnoor, M.H., Kang, S., and Elimelech, M.
SWNT-MWNT Hybrid Filter Attains High Viral Removal and Bacterial Inactivation
Lee, S., Boo, C., Elimelech, M., Hong, S.
Comparison of Fouling Behavior in Forward Osmosis (FO) and Reverse Osmosis (RO)
Mauter, M.S., Elimelech, M., and Osuji, C.O.
Nanocomposites of Vertically Aligned SWNTs by Magnetic Alignment and Polymerization of a Lyotropic Precursor
Vecitis, C.D., Zodrow, K.R., Kang, S., Elimelech, M.
Electronic Structure Dependent Bacterial Cytotoxicity of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes
Brady-Estévez, A.S., Schnoor, M.H., Vecitis, C.D., Saleh, N.B., and Elimelech, M.
Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Filter: Improving Viral Removal at Low Pressure