Publications

  • Epsztein, R., DuChanois, R.M., Ritt, C.L., Noy A., & Elimelech M. Towards single-species selectivity of membranes with subnanometre pores. Nature Nanotechnology (2020) https://doi.org/10.1038/s41565-020-0713-6 PDF
  • Patel S. K., Ritt C. L., Deshmukh A., Wang Z., Qin M., Epsztein R., & Elimelech M. The relative insignificance of advanced materials in enhancing the energy efficiency of desalination technologies. Energy & Environmental Science (2020) DOI: 10.1039/D0EE00341G PDF
  • Malmir H., Epsztein R., Elimelech M., & Haji-Akbari A. Induced charge anisotropy: A hidden variable affecting ion transport through membranes. Matter 2, 735-750 (2020) PDF
  • Sigurdardottir S., Duchanois R. M., Epsztein R., Pinelo M., & Elimelech M. Energy barriers to anion transport in polyelectrolyte multilayer nanofiltration: Role of intra-pore diffusion. Journal of Membrane Science 603, 117921 (2020) PDF
  • Aydin F., Zhan C., Ritt., Epsztein R., Elimelech M., Schwegler E., & Pham T. A. Similarities and differences between potassium and ammonium ions in liquid water: A first-principles study. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 22, 2540-2548 (2020) PDF
  • Lester Y., Shaulsky E., Epsztein R., & Zucker I. Capacitive deionization for simultaneous removal of salt and uncharged organic contaminants from water. Separation and Purification Technology 237, 116388 (2020) PDF
  • Epsztein R., Shaulsky S., Qin M., & Elimelech M. Corrigendum to Activation behavior for ion permeation in ion-exchange membranes: Role of ion dehydration in selective transport. Journal of Membrane Science 580, 316-326 (2019) PDF
  • Epsztein R., Shaulsky S., Qin M., & Elimelech M. Activation behavior for ion permeation in ion-exchange membranes: Role of ion dehydration in selective transport. Journal of Membrane Science 580, 316-326 (2019) PDF
  • Faucher S., Narayana A., Bazant M. Z., Elimelech M., Epsztein R., & Strano M. S. et al. Critical knowledge gaps in mass transport through single-digit nanopores: a review and perspective. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 123, 21309-21326 (2019) PDF
  • DuChanois R. M., Epsztein R., Trivedi J. A., & Elimelech M. Controlling pore structure of polyelectrolyte multilayer nanofiltration membranes by tuning polyelectrolyte-salt interactions. Journal of Membrane Science 581, 413-420 (2019) PDF
  • Qin M., Deshmukh A., Epsztein R., Patel S. K., Owoseni O. M., Walker W. S., & Elimelech M. Response to comments on “comparison of energy consumption in desalination by capacitive deionization and reverse osmosis”. Desalination 462, 48-55 (2019) PDF
  • Qin M., Deshmukh A., Epsztein R., Patel S. K., Owoseni O. M., Walker W. S., & Elimelech M. Corrigendum to Comparison of energy consumption in desalination by capacitive deionization and reverse osmosis. Desalination 455, 100-114 (2019) PDF
  • Qin M., Deshmukh A., Epsztein R., Patel S. K., Owoseni O. M., Walker W. S., & Elimelech M. Comparison of energy consumption in desalination by capacitive deionization and reverse osmosis. Desalination 455, 100-114 (2019) PDF
  • Epsztein R., Shaulsky E., Dizge N., Warsinger D. M., & Elimelech M. Role of ionic charge density in Donnan exclusion of monovalent anions by nanofiltration. Environmental Science & Technology 52, 4108-4116 (2018) PDF
  • Dizge N., Epsztein R., Cheng W., Porter C. J., & Elimelech M. Biocatalytic and salt selective multilayer polyelectrolyte nanofiltration membrane. Journal of Membrane Science 549, 357-365 (2018) PDF
  • Epsztein R., Cheng W., Shaulsky E., Dizge N., & Elimelech M. Elucidating the mechanisms underlying the difference between chloride and nitrate rejection in nanofiltration. Journal of Membrane Science 548, 694-701 (2018) PDF
  • Cheng W., Liu C., Tong T., Epsztein R., Sun M., Verduzco R., Ma J., & Elimelech M. Selective removal of divalent cations by polyelectrolyte multilayer nanofiltration membrane: role of polyelectrolyte charge, ion size, and ionic strength. Journal of Membrane Science 559, 98-106 (2018) PDF
  • Epsztein R., Beliavski M., Tarre S., & Green M. Pressurized hydrogenotrophic denitrification reactor for small water systems. Journal of Environmental Management 216, 315-319 (2018) PDF
  • Epsztein R., Desitti C., Beliavski M., Tarre S., & Green M. Co-reduction of nitrate and perchlorate in a pressurized hydrogenotrophic reactor with complete H2 utilization. Chemical Engineering Journal 328, 133-140 (2017) PDF
  • Epsztein R., Beliavski M., Tarre S., & Green M. Simplified model for hydrogenotrophic denitrification in a novel unsaturated-flow pressurized reactor. Chemical Engineering Journal 306, 233-241 (2016) PDF
  • Epsztein R., Beliavski M., Tarre S,. & Green M. Submerged bed versus unsaturated flow reactor: a pressurized hydrogenotrpohic denitrification reactor as a case study. Chemosphere 161, 151-156 (2016) PDF
  • Epsztein R., Beliavski M., Tarre S., & Green M. High-rate hydrogenotrophic denitrification in a pressurized reactor. Chemical Engineering Journal 286, 578-584 (2016) PDF
  • Epsztein R., Nir O., Lahav O., & Green M. Selective nitrate removal from groundwater using a hybrid nanofiltration-reverse osmosis filtration scheme. Chemical Engineering Journal 279, 372-378 (2015) PDF
  • Naim R., Epsztein R., Felder A., Heyer M., Heijnen M., & Gitis V. Rethinking the role of in-line coagulation in tertiary membrane filtration of municipal effluents. Separation and Purification Technology 125, 11-20 (2014) PDF
  • Felder A., Epsztein R., Villensky N., and Gitis V. Optimization of coagulation pretreatment in desalination of municipal wastewater effluents. Desalination and Water Treatment 35, 62-67 (2011) PDF