Professor Sandra Kentish
Professor Sandra Kentish FTSE Head, School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering

Fellow status Elected 2019 Division VIC
Fellowship Affiliations The University of Melbourne (UniMelb) Classification Academia Sector B - Water & Environment Expertise 351 - Chemical engineering

Professor Sandra Kentish is a distinguished and highly cited research leader undertaking needs-driven strategic research which has resulted in novel patented membrane technologies that assist Australian companies to improve their operational efficiency and reduce their environmental impact. Her teams have developed new membranes for water treatment and desalination, the recovery of protein from dairy waste, the capture of carbon dioxide from gas streams and the selection of sperm for artificial human reproduction. Professor Kentish is also a gifted teacher and an accomplished university leader.