27th Annual Meeting
June 9 - 13, 2018, Lexington, KY USA

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Sponsors and Exhibitors

   NAMS 2018 Technical Program Topics and Sessions:

(1) Keynote Session Celebrating Over 30 Years of NAMS
(2) Membranes for Gas Separations
(3) RO/NF Membrane Advances and Novel Applications
(4) UF/MF Membrane Advances and Novel Applications
(5) Inorganic and Hybrid Membranes
(6) Membranes for Water Treatment and Desalination
(7) Novel Membranes and Materials
(8) Bioinspired and Biomimetic Membranes
(9) Stimuli Responsive and Adsorptive Membranes
(10) Reactive and Catalytic Membranes
(11) Membranes for Energy Applications (Storage Battery to Fuel Cells)
(12) Health Care to Food Related Applications
(13) Membrane Transport and Molecular Modeling
(14) Large- scale Membrane Applications (User and Manufacturer Interactions)
(15) Osmotic Processes
(16) Joint Session with EMS, AMS and Latin American Membrane Societies
(17) Electromembrane Processes
(18) Membrane Center Research Activities: Showcase Advances
(19) NAMS Award Session
(20) Poster Presentations

   Membrane Workshops

   Saturday, June 9, 8:00 AM

Workshop 1: Measurement Methods for Membranes

    Uwe Beuscher, W.L. Gore
    Ryan Lively, Georgia Tech
    John Pellegrino, University of Colorado at Boulder
Workshop 2: Emerging Membrane Materials and Manufacturing Methods

    Bruce Hinds, University of Washington
    Suzana Nunes, KAUST
    Klaus-Viktor Peinemann, KAUST

   Sunday, June 10, 8:00 A.M.

Workshop 3: Membranes for Gas Separations

    Benny Freeman, University of Texas, Austin
    Glenn Lipscomb, University of Toledo
    Tim Merkel, MTR, Inc.

Workshop 4: Polymeric and Inorganic Membrane Materials and Membrane Formation

    Maria Coleman, University of Toledo
    Henk Verweij, Ohio State University

Meeting Co-Chairs
Dibakar Bhattacharyya (DB)
University of Kentucky
Isabel C. Escobar
University of Kentucky
Ingo Pinnau
King Abdullah University of Science & Technology