Winner of the EFCE Excellence Award in Membrane Engineering 2015
David Vermaas obtained his BSc and MSc from the Wageningen University, the Netherlands, and his PhD in Membrane Technology from the University of Twente, the Netherlands, Currently he holds a post-doctoral position at the Materials for Energy Conversion and Storage group, at Delft University of Technology
The Award was presented in Aachen, Germany, on 10 September 2015 during the Euromembrane 2015 Conference.
Winner of the EFCE Excellence Award in Membrane Engineering 2012
Dr. Steffen BUEtehorn
is the winner of the
EFCE Excellence Award in Membrane Engineering 2012
His PhD Thesis on
"Experimental and Numerical Investigation of the Hydrodynamics of Microfiltration Processes Using a Multi-Scale Approach"
was completed at RWTH Aachen under the supervision of Professor Thomas Melin.
The Federation commended Steffen Buetehorn's thesis for achieving the best evaluation by the jury in terms of breadth and depth of the study, scientific relevance, innovation and industrial impact and the number and quality of his publications
Steffen Buetehorn obtained his Dipl.-Ing. degree in Mechanical Engineering, specialisation Energy Technology and Chemical Engineering, from Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany, and his PhD in Chemical Process Engineering from RWTH Aachen, Germany. Currently, he holds the position of Distillation Research Engineer in Process Research and Chemical Engineering at BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany.
The Award was presented in London, UK, on 27 September 2012 during the Euromembrane 2012 Conference.
Winner of the EFCE Excellence Award in Membrane Engineering 2010
Dr.Eng. Adele Brunetti
is the winner of the
EFCE Excellence Award in
Membrane Engineering 2010
Her PhD Thesis on
"Integrated membrane plant for pure hydrogen production for PEMFC"
completed at the University of Calabria, Rende, Italy under the supervision of Dr.-Ing. Guiseppe Barbieri and Professor Enrico Drioli, was selected by an international jury as the best thesis in terms of innovation, breadth and depth of the study, quality of publications, and epecially the know-how transfer to industrial applications.
The award was presented on the occasion of ECCE-7/CHISA 2010 held in Prague, Czech Republic from 28 August to 01 September 2010.
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