3rd International Conference on Desalination using Membrane Technology


Conference Deadlines

Final deadline for completion of abstract submission -31 October 2016

Author  registration deadline - 20  January 2017

Early bird registration deadline - 27  January 2017


Conference Chairs

  • Nidal Hilal, CWATER, Swansea University, UK (Editor-in-Chief of Desalination)
  • Antonio Casañas, Dow Chemical Ibérica, S.L. - Dow Water & Process Solutions, Madrid, Spain


  • M. Al Abri, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman
  • A. Barron, Swansea University, UK
  • J.I. Calvo, Universidad de Valladolid, Spain
  • Y. Cohen, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
  • M. Duke, Victoria University, Australia
  • E. Drioli, University of Calabria, Italy
  • M. Elimelech, Yale University, USA
  • A.G. Fane, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • S. Gray, Victoria University, Australia
  • N. Hankins, University of Oxford, UK
  • R. Hashaikeh, MASDAR Institute of  Science and Technology, UAE
  • D. Hasson, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
  • S.K. Hong, Korea University, South Korea
  • X. Huang, Tsinghua University, China
  • A.F Ismail, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia
  • N. Kabay, Ege University, Turkey
  • A.J. Karabelas, Centre for Research and Technology Hellas  (CERTH), Greece
  • M. Khayet, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
  • J. Kilduff, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA
  • M. Kurihara, Toray Industries, Inc., Japan
  • T. Matsuura, University of Ottawa, Canada
  • H. Matuyama, Kobe University, Japan
  • J. McCutcheon, University of Connecticut, USA
  • A.W. Mohammad, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia
  • I. Mujtaba, University of Bradford, UK
  • T. Pankratz, Desalination, Houston, Texas, USA
  • S. Sarp, Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (QEERI), Qatar
  • R. Semiat, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
  • V.M. Starov, Loughborough University, UK
  • R. Wang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • M.R. Wiesner, Duke University, USA
  • K. Yoshizuka, University of Kitakyushu, Japan

Conference Awards

Desalination will present awards during the 3rd International Conference on Desalination using Membrane Technology (MEMDES 2017) to student presenters  contributing to the meeting. Selected by the Conference Chairs, the awards will  recognise the most promising oral and poster presentations by a student  presenter.