Institute on Membrane Technology of the Italian National Research Council



Angelo Basile (AB), degree cum laude in Chemical Engineering and a Ph.D. in Technical Physics, is a Senior Researcher at the Institute Membrane Technology (ITM) of the Italian National Research Council (CNR). At ITM-CNR he is responsible of the researches related to both the ultra-pure hydrogen production and CO2 capture using Pd-based Membrane Reactors.

Angelo Basile’s h-index is 42, with 256 document results, cited by 2227 documents and 4405 total citations in the subject area: Energy, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Chemistry,  Environmental Science, Engineering (  –  Nov. 30, 2017).

AB published many scientific books (30, other 12 are in preparation in 2017-2018) and book-chapters (95) on membrane science and technology, and more than 230 referred papers in proceedings in International Conferences; with 6 Italian patents, 2 European patents and 5 worldwide patents. He serves as reviewer for 115 Int. scientific journals and is a member of the Editorial Board of 20 of them; Associate Editor of the Int. J. Hydrogen Energy (Jan. 2013); Associate editor of the Asia-Pacific J. of Chemical Engineering; Editor-in-Chief of the Int. J. of Membrane Sci. & Technology (Jan. 2015); Editor-in-chief of Membrane Processes (Applications), a section of the international journal Membranes (Jan. 2014); guest editor of 30 Special Issues (other 10 are in preparation in 2017) on Membrane Reactors and Membrane Science and Technology for the most important int. Journals (Catalysis Today, Chem. Eng. J., Int. J. Hydrogen energy, etc.).

AB was an invited speaker, keynote lecture, plenary lecture, chairman in more than 70 international conferences.

Since 2001, AB is serving as expert referee for the MIUR (Italian Ministry of Research), he is also in the list of the European experts in the field “Nanotechnologies and Nanosciences” of the VI Research Framework Programme (Brussels). Moreover, he participated to and was/is responsible of many national/international projects/contracts on membrane reactors and membrane science. AB was the Director of the ITM-CNR during the period Dec. 2008 – May 2009. In the last 20 years, Basile was tutor of more than 30 Thesis for both Master and Ph.D. students at the Chemical Engineering Department of the University of Calabria. Since 2014 Basile is Full Professor of Chemical Engineering Processes. Form Oct. 2014 he is full Professor of Chemical Engineering Principles at University