Dinesh Mahalingam

PhD Student

Research Interests

Polymeric Membranes, Mixed Matrix Membranes, Nano materials for separation, filtration and purification processe​s.


  • B.Sc. (2007): Chemistry, Bharathiar University, India
  • M.Sc. (2009): Chemistry, Bharathiar University, India
  • M.Tech. (2014): NanoScience & Technology, Pondicherry University, India​

Professional Profile

  • 2009-2010: Project Graduate Trainee, National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore, India
  • 2010-2011: Project Assistant, National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore, India
  • 2014-2015: Faculty Associate, Amrita University, Coimbatore, India​

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • Tribology Society of India
  • European Membrane Society​


  • 2009: First place in Paper Presentation organized by Science Association, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, India  

KAUST Affiliations

Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering Division (BESE)​