2. Emerging Membrane Nanomaterials - Towards Natural Selection of Functions

  1. D. Bhattacharyya Editor2,
  2. Thomas Schäfer Editor3,
  3. S. R. Wickramasinghe Co-Editor4 and
  4. Sylvia Daunert Co-Editor5
  1. Mihail Barboiu

Published Online: 22 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118389553.ch2

Responsive Membranes and Materials

Responsive Membranes and Materials

How to Cite

Barboiu, M. (2012) Emerging Membrane Nanomaterials - Towards Natural Selection of Functions, in Responsive Membranes and Materials (eds D. Bhattacharyya, T. Schäfer, S. R. Wickramasinghe and S. Daunert), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom. doi: 10.1002/9781118389553.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Kentucky, USA

  2. 3

    POLYMAT, University of the Basque Country, Spain

  3. 4

    Ralph E. Martin Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Arkansas, USA

  4. 5

    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Miami, USA

Author Information

  1. Adaptive Supramolecular Nanosystems Group, Institut Européen des Membranes - UMR CNRS 5635, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2012
  2. Published Print: 27 NOV 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470974308

Online ISBN: 9781118389553



  • membrane nanomaterials;
  • ion-pair conduction;
  • hybrid membranes;
  • constitutional exchange;
  • membrane functions


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Ion-Pair Conduction Pathways in Liquid and Hybrid Membranes

  • Dynamic Insidepore Resolution Towards Emergent Membrane Functions

  • Dynameric Membranes and Materials

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements