Amir Taheri

Nanyang Technological University

Dr Taheri started to work on membrane in 2005 when he joined the Razi University to receive his MSc in chemical engineering. He obtained his Ph.D. at Nanyang Technological University, working in the highly respected Singapore Membrane Technology Centre (SMTC) under the supervision of Professor Anthony G. Fane. He has two patent applications, more than 25 publications/presentations with +750 citations in the field of membrane science and technology. His current interests are membranes applied to vegetable oil, the pharmaceutical and petrochemical industries, with a focus on the sustainability aspects of membrane technology as a CTO and co-founder of SEPPURE.