Welcome to the Membrane Science & Technology Group

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All membrane research performed at the University of Twente is clustered in the Membrane Alliance Twente. Continue directly to the Membrane Science & Technology Group or explore the other groups below:

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The Membrane Technology Group of the University of Twente focuses on the multi-disciplinary topic of membrane science and technology to control mass transfer through interfaces. All membrane research performed at the University of Twente is clustered in the Membrane Alliance Twente, which consists of 4 different entities:

  1. Membrane Science & Technology, which focuses on the design, development and application of polymer membranes for Energy, Water and Sustainable Processes (Prof. Dr. Kitty Nijmeijer).
  2. Inorganic Membranes, which has a focus on the design and preparation of inorganic membranes (Prof. Arian Nijmeijer).
  3. European Membrane Institute Twente, which performs confidential contract research directly with the industry. It acts as the interface between the academic research and the industrial needs (Dr. Zandrie Borneman).

Latest news

English subtitles for membrane lectures

Finally available! We added English subtitles to the five 15 minutes lectures Prof. Kitty Nijmeijer gave at the ‘University of the Netherlands’ (Universiteit van Nederland) in December 2014. ... read more

Blue Energy in Dutch Newspaper NRC

On Saturday March 28th, Dutch newspaper NRC Handelsblad published an article on the Blue Energy pilot plant at the Afsluitdijk in The Netherlands. ... read more

Prof. Kitty Nijmeijer on national television in ‘De Wereld Draait Door’

On March 18, 2015, Prof. Kitty Nijmeijer was on the Dutch national television in the program ‘De Wereld Draait Door’. The program ‘De Wereld Draait Door’ is a daily program on the Dutch television, broadcast at prime time. ... read more

Mini-lecture Membranes for a Sustainable Future

What does our sustainable energy future look like? On behalf of the Green Energy Initiative, four University of Twente researchers follow up on this question in a series of short, interactive mini lectures. ... read more