Polymeric membranes for liquid separation

Polymeric membranes for liquid separation

Internship Description

Development of polymeric membranes for different separations, aiming at applications in the chemical industry or water treatment.  The project will involve polymer modification or crosslinking, morphology control and characterization, and filtration performance evaluation.  

Deliverables/Expectations

Membranes with controlled porosity and different chemical functionalizations
Morphology imaging (electron microscopy)

Faculty Name

Suzana Pereira Nunes

Field of Study