Dinesh Mahalingam, PhD

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 Membership

  • ​Tribology Society of India
  • European Membrane Society​


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

KAUST Affiliations

Biological andEnvironmental Science and Engineering Division (BESE)​

Research Interests Keywords

Nanofiltration Membranes Polymer Membranes Materials development Nanotechnology