April 22, 2019, Dr. Zhiwei Jiang from Imperial College London visited SMMP for academic exchange visit and made an academic report entitled “Water Transport through Ultrathin Polyamide Nanofilms Used for Reverse Osmosis”.
Congratulations to our group members Wang Qun, Zhou Zongyao, Li Jinqiang, and Tang Qingchen for their recently accepted paper entitled “Investigation of the reduced specific energy consumption of the RO-PRO hybrid system based on temperature-enhanced pressure retarded osmosis” by Journal of Membrane Science.
Congratulations to our group members Wang Jing, Zhang Si, Wu Pengfei, and Shi Wenxiong for their recently accepted paper entitled “In situ surface modification of thin-film composite polyamide membrane with zwitterions for the enhanced chlorine-resistance and transport properties” by ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces.
On February 21, 2019, the award ceremony was held at Research Center at TJPU to congratulate Liu Yapin for winning the Best Presentation Award, Liu Tao for winning the best PPT maker award, Shan Xinyao for winning the Best English Speaker Award, and Nazish Mushtaq for winning the International Friendship Award.
On January 24, 2019, the 2018 Annual Summary Report of TJPU Desalination Membrane Group was successfully held in the conference room on the second floor of the Scientific Research Center.
On January 3, 2019, Prof. Ranil Wickramasinghe and Prof. Xianghong Qian from University of Arkansas were invited to visit TJPU.
Prof. Hu was invited to deliver a talk “Make Thin-film Composite Membrane Great Again” in the International Workshop on Membrane in Kobe (iWMK) at Kobe University (Japan) during November 26-27, 2018.
On October 3, 2018, Prof. Andrew Livingston from Imperial College London visited TJPU and delivered a talk "Thin film membranes for molecular sieving separation". Prof. Hu hosted this seminar.
Prof. Hu was invited to deliver a talk “Polysulfone-based Block Copolymer Membrane Materials” in the Joint Symposium of TJPU-UNISA Bilateral Collaboration during September 18-20, 2018.
Prof. Hu was invited to talk in the 11th Conference of the Aseanian Membrane Society at Brisbane, Australia, during July 3-6, 2018.