Center of Membrane Sciences

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    773 F. Paul Anderson Tower

    40506 Lexington

    United States

Organization profile

Organization profile

The center fosters research on biological and synthetic membranes and their interface, provides scientific and technological leadership and facilities to develop basic research and to promote partnerships fundamental to knowledge and technology transfer. State-of-the-art equipment for membrane research includes hollow-fiber spinning and continuous sheet casting facilities, high-field NMR, ESR, and fluorescence spectrometers, gamma camera, neutron sources, ATR-FTIR, TRIM, micropipette aspiration, adhesion measurements, fluorescence microscopes, computer-controlled HPLCs, pore-volume analyzers, computer-controlled fermenter, polymer dielectric relaxation and dynamics equipment.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water


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