Imperial College London

DrSantanuKaran

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Chemical Engineering

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+44 (0)20 7594 1210s.karan

 
 
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128ACE ExtensionSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

June 2015

Sub-10 nm Polyamide Nanofilms with Ultrafast Transport for Molecular Separation, Santanu Karan, Zhiwei Jiang, Andrew Livingston, Science 3481347-1351, 2015.

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Highlight in Science Magazine

Outperforming nature’s membranes – Ultrathin synthetic membranes that reach a record permeability can clean up organic solutions, Science, 348, 1317, 2015, by Prof. Viatcheslav Freger, Technion–Israel Institute of Technology, Israel. http://www.sciencemag.org.

News and Media Coverage

Imperial College Press Release ('Crumpled' Filter Has Potential to Slash Energy Consumption in Industry) http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/

RSC Chemistryworld (Ultra-Thin Membranes for Solute Separation) http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/

AphaGalileo (‘Crumpled’ Filter Has Potential to Slash Energy Consumption in Industry) http://www.alphagalileo.org/

Phys.ORG (New Development Technique Requires Less Energy to Create Nanofilms) http://phys.org/

Scicasts (Ultra-Thin Filter Has Potential to Cut Energy Consumption in Industry) http://scicasts.com/

Energy & Environment Management (Science breakthrough: The power of wrinkles) http://www.eaem.co.uk/

ScienceDaily ('Crumpled' Filter Has Potential to Slash Energy Consumption in Industry) http://www.sciencedaily.com/

 

January 2012

Ultrafast Viscous Permeation of Organic Solvents through Diamond-Like Carbon Nanosheet, Santanu Karan et al.Science, 335, 444 – 447, 2012.

Highlight in Science Magazine

Creating New Types of Carbon-Based Membranes,Science, 335, 413, 2012, by Prof. Donald R. Paul, The University of Texas at Austin. http://www.sciencemag.org. 

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Karan S, Jiang Z, Livingston AG, 2015, Sub-10 nm polyamide nanofilms with ultrafast solvent transport for molecular separation, Science, Vol:348, ISSN:0036-8075, Pages:1347-1351

Karan S, Samitsu S, Peng X, et al., 2012, Ultrafast Viscous Permeation of Organic Solvents Through Diamond-Like Carbon Nanosheets, Science, Vol:335, ISSN:0036-8075, Pages:444-447

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