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M.T. Webb, W.J. Box, L.C. Condes, H.G. Ly, S. Razavi, M. Galizia*, Revisiting experimental techniques and theoretical models for estimating the solubility parameter of polymer membranes, Journal of Membrane Science Letters 2023, 2, 100060 (invited contribution).

M.T. Webb, L.C. Condes, H.G. Ly, M. Galizia*, S. Razavi, Rational Design, Synthesis, and Characterization of Facilitated Transport Membranes Exhibiting Enhanced Permeability, Selectivity, and Stability, Journal of Membrane Science, 2023, 685, 121910

L. Matesanz-Niño, N. Esteban, M.T. Webb, A. Martinez-Gomez, F. Suarez Garcia, A. Gonzalez-Ortega, J.A. Miguel, L. Palacio, M. Galizia*, C. Alvarez, A.E. Lozano, Polymer materials derived from the SEAr reaction for gas separation applications, Polymer, 2023, 267, 125647


J. Deng, W.J. Box, L.C. Condes, Y. Okamoto, M. Galizia*, Effect of halogen substituents on polymer membrane hydrophobicity, swelling and transport mechanism: chlorine versus fluorine, Journal of Membrane Science, 2022, 662, 120964

W.J. Box, M.T. Webb, M. Galizia*, Evaluating the experimental uncertainty in gas and vapor sorption/adsorption measurements: fundamental considerations and experimental design implications, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2022, 61, 9856-9868

W.J. Box, Z. Huang, R. Guo, M. Galizia*, The mechanism of light gas transport through configurational free volume in glassy polymers Journal of Membrane Science, 2022, 656, 120608 (selected as the Editor’s choice)

J. Deng, S. Razavi, M. Galizia*, Janus Membranes for water purification and gas separations, in Sustainable Separation Engineering: Materials, Techniques and Process Development, Ed. Gyorgy Szekely and Dan Zhao, Wiley, 2022 (Print ISBN:9781119740087, Online ISBN:9781119740117, DOI:10.1002/9781119740117)

L. Matesanz Niño, C. Aguilar-Lugo, P. Prádanos, A. Hernandez, C. Bartolome, J.G. de la Campa, L. Palacio, A. González-Ortega*, M. Galizia*, C. Álvarez*, Á.E. Lozano, Gas separation membranes obtained by partial pyrolisis of polyimides exhibiting polyethylene oxide moieties, Polymer, 2022, 247, 124789

N. Yan, R. Sujanani, J. Kamcev, M. Galizia, E.S. Jang, D.R. Paul, B.D. Freeman, Influence of fixed charge concentration and water uptake on ion sorption in AMPS/PEGDA membranes, Journal of Membrane Science, 2022, 644, 120171


W.J. Box, Z. Huang, R. Guo, M. Galizia*, Evidence for size-sieving driven vapor sorption in polymers exhibiting configurational free volume, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2021, in press (2021 I&ECR Class of Influential Researchers)

J. Deng, Z. Huang, B.J. Sundell, D.J. Harrigan, S.A. Sharber, K. Zhang, R. Guo, M. Galizia*, State of the art and prospects of chemically and thermally aggressive membrane gas separations: insights from polymer science, Polymer, 2021, 229, 123988 (invited review)

A. Manoj Tandel, W. Guo, K.P. Bye, L. Huang, M. Galizia, H. Lin, Designing organic solvent separation membranes: Polymers, porous structures, 2D materials, and their combinations, Materials Advances, 2021, 2, 4574-4603


Y. Okamoto, H.C. Chiang, M. Fang, M. Galizia, T.C. Merkel, M. Yavari, H. Nguyen, H. Lin, Perfluoropolymers for Gas Separation Membrane Applications, Membranes, 2020, 10, 394-408

K.P. Bye, M. Galizia*, Fundamental origin of flux non-linearity in Organic Solvent Nanofiltration: Formulation of a thermodynamic/transport framework, Journal of Membrane Science, 603, 2020, 118020

R.D. Crist, Z. Huang, R. Guo, M. Galizia*, Effect of thermal treatment on the structure and transport properties of a triptycene-based polybenzoxazole exhibiting configurational free volume, Journal of Membrane Science, 597, 2020, 117759​

V. Loianno, K.P. Bye, M. Galizia*, P. Musto, Plasticization mechanism in polybenzimidazole membranes for organic solvent nanofiltration: insights from FTIR spectroscopy, Journal of Polymer Science, 2020, accepted (invited contribution).


V. Loianno, Q. Zhang, S. Luo, R. Guo, M. Galizia*, Modeling gas and vapor sorption and swelling in a triptycene-based polybenzoxazole: evidence for entropy-driven sorption, Macromolecules, 2019, accepted

K.P. Bye, V. Loianno, T.N. Pham, R. Liu, J.S. Riffle, M. Galizia*, Pure and mixed fluid sorption and transport in Celazole® polybenzimidazole: effects of plasticization, Journal of Membrane Science, 2019, 580, 235-247

M. Galizia, G.S. Manning, D.R. Paul, B.D. Freeman, Ion partitioning between brines and ion exchange polymers, Polymer, 2019, 165, 91-100

V. Loianno, S. Luo, Q. Zhang, R. Guo, M. Galizia*, Gas and water vapor sorption and diffusion in a triptycene-based polybenzoxazole: effect of temperature and pressure and predicting of mixed gas sorption, Journal of Membrane Science, 2019, 574, 100-111


M. Galizia*, K.P. Bye, Advances in organic solvent nanofiltration rely on physical chemistry and polymer chemistry, Frontiers in Chemistry, 2018, 6, 511 (invited contribution)

J.D. Moon, M. Galizia, H. Borjigin, R. Liu, J. Riffle, B.D. Freeman, D.R. Paul, Water vapor sorption, diffusion and dilation in polybenzimidazoles, Macromolecules, 2018, 51, 7197-7208

P. Musto, P. La Manna, J.D. Moon, M. Galizia, B.D. Freeman, Infrared Spectroscopy of Polybenzimidazole in the Dry and Hydrate Forms: A Combined Experimental and Computational Study, ACS Omega, 2018, 3, 11592-11607

2017 and prior

M. Galizia, W.S. Chi, Z.P. Smith, T.C. Merkel, R. Baker, B.D. Freeman, Polymers and mixed matrix membranes for gas and vapor separation: a review and prospective opportunities, Macromolecules, 2017, 50, 7809-7843.

M. Galizia, K.A. Stevens, D.R. Paul, B.D. Freeman, Modeling gas permeability and diffusivity in thermally rearranged polymers, Journal of Membrane Science, 2017, 537, 83-92.

M. Galizia, F.M. Benedetti, D.R. Paul, B.D. Freeman, Monovalent and divalent ion sorption in a cation exchange membrane based on cross-linked poly(p-styrene sulfonate-co-divinylbenzene), Journal of Membrane Science, 2017, 535, 132-142.

K.A. Stevens, Z.P. Smith, K.L. Gleason, M. Galizia, D.R. Paul, B.D. Freeman, Influence of temperature on gas sorption in thermally rearranged polymers, Journal of Membrane Science 2017, 533, 75-83.

M. Galizia, K.A. Stevens, Z.P. Smith, D.R. Paul, B.D. Freeman, Non-equilibrium lattice fluid modeling of gas solubility in HAB-6FDA polyimide and its thermally rearranged analogs, Macromolecules 2016, 49, 8768-8779.

M. Galizia, D.R. Paul, B.D. Freeman, Liquid methanol sorption, diffusion and permeation in charged and uncharged polymers, Polymer, 2016, 102, 281-291.

Q. Liu, M. Galizia, K.L. Gleason, C.A. Scholes, D.R. Paul, B.D. Freeman, Influence of toluene on pure- and mixed-gas transport properties of thermally rearranged (TR) polymers based on 3,3'-dihydroxy-4,4'-diamino-biphenyl (HAB) and 2,2'-bis-(3,4-dicarboxyphenyl) hexafluoropropane dianhydride (6FDA), Journal of Membrane Science, 2016, 514, 282-293.

J. Kamcev, M. Galizia, F.M. Benedetti, E.S. Jang, D.R. Paul, B.D. Freeman, G.S. Manning, Partitioning of Mobile Ions Between Ion Exchange Polymers and Aqueous Salt Solutions: Importance of Counter-ion Condensation, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2016, 18, 6021-6031.

M. Galizia, Z.P. Smith, G.C. Sarti, B.D. Freeman, D.R. Paul, Predictive calculation of hydrogen and helium solubility in glassy and rubbery polymers, Journal of Membrane Science, 2015, 475, 110-121.

V. Guarino, M. Galizia, M. Alvarez Perez, G. Mensitieri, L. Ambrosio, Improved surface and transport properties of macroporous hydrogels for bone regeneration, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research A, 2015, 103, 1095-1105.

G. Scherillo, M. Petretta, M. Galizia, P. La Manna, P. Musto, G. Mensitieri, Thermodynamics of water sorption in high performance glassy thermoplastic polymers, Frontiers in Polymer Chemistry, 2014, 2, 1-16.

P. Musto, M. Galizia, M. Pannico, G. Scherillo, G. Mensitieri, Time resolved FTIR spectroscopy, gravimetry and thermodynamic modeling for a molecular level description of water diffusion in poly-caprolactone, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 2014, 118, 7414-7429.

M. Galizia, P. La Manna, G. Mensitieri, M. Pannico, P. Musto, Diffusion in polymers as investigate by two dimensional correlation spectroscopy: the H2O/PCL system, Journal of Macromolecular Structure, 2014, 1069, 290-298.

M. Galizia, M.G. De Angelis, M. Messori, G.C. Sarti, Mass transport in hybrid PTMSP/silica membranes, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2014, 53, 9243-9255.

P. Musto, M. Galizia, P. La Manna, M. Pannico, G. Mensitieri, Diffusion and Molecular Interactions in a Methanol/Polyimide System Probed by Coupling time-resolved FTIR Spectroscopy with Gravimetric Measurements, Frontiers in Polymer Chemistry, 2014, 2, 1-9.

M. Salzano de Luna, M. Galizia, J. Wojnarowicz, R. Rosa, W. Lojkowski, C. Leonelli, D. Acierno, G. Filippone, A novel compounding method for the optimization of filler dispersion in HDPE-ZnO polymer nanocomposites, Express Polymer Letters, 2014, 8, 362-372.

M. Galizia, P. La Manna, M. Pannico, G. Mensitieri, P. Musto, Methanol diffusion in polyimides: a molecular description, Polymer, 2014, 55, 1028-1039.

C. Daniel, S. Longo, M. Galizia, Crystalline Nanoporous Materials based on Poly(2,6-dimethyl-1,4-phenylene)oxide, Macromolecular Symposia, 2014, 335, 70-77.

P. Musto, M. Galizia, G. Scherillo, G. Mensitieri, Water sorption thermodynamics and mass transport in Poly--caprolactone: interactional issues emerging from vibrational spectroscopy, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2013, 214, 1921-1930.

M. Galizia*, C. Daniel, G. Guerra, G. Mensitieri, Solubility and Diffusivity of Low Molecular Weight Penetrants in semi-crystalline poly-(2,6-dimethyl-1,4-phenylene)oxide: the role of the crystalline phase, Journal of Membrane Science, 2013, 443, 100-106.

G. Scherillo, M. Galizia, P. Musto, G. Mensitieri, Water sorption thermodynamics in glassy and rubbery polymers: modeling interactional issues emerging from FTIR spectroscopy, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2013, 52, 8674-8691.

G. Scherillo, L. Sanguigno, M. Galizia, M. Lavorgna, P. Musto, G. Mensitieri, Modelling water sorption thermodynamics in fluorinated polyimides by compressible non equilibrium lattice models accounting for hydrogen bond interactions, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 2012, 334, 166-188.

G. Scherillo, L. Sanguigno, L. Sansone, E. Di Maio, M. Galizia, G. Mensitieri, Thermodynamics of water sorption in PCL: a comparative analysis by lattice fluid models including hydrogen bond contributions, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 2012, 313, 127-139.

M. Galizia*, C. Daniel, G. Fasano, G. Guerra, G. Mensitieri, Gas Sorption and Diffusion in Amorphous and Semicrystalline Nanoporous Poly-(2,6-dimethyl-1,4-phenylene)oxide, Macromolecules, 2012, 45, 3604-3615.

M. Galizia, M.G. De Angelis, G.C. Sarti, Sorption of hydrocarbon and alcohols in addition type poly-trimethylsilyl-norbornene and other high free volume glassy polymers. II. NELF model predictions, Journal of Membrane Science, 2012, 405-406, 201-211.

M. Galizia, M.G. De Angelis, E. Finkelshtein, Y. Yampolskii, G.C. Sarti, Sorption and transport of hydrocarbon and alcohols in addition type poly-trimethylsilyl-norbornene. I. Experimental data, Journal of Membrane Science, 2011, 385-386, 141-153.

M.C. Ferrari, M. Galizia, M.G. De Angelis, G.C. Sarti, Gas and vapor transport in mixed matrix membranes based on amorphous Teflon® AF1600 and AF2400 and fumed silica, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2010, 49, 11920-11935.

Peer Reviewed Book Chapters

P. Musto, M. Galizia, G. Scherillo, G. Mensitieri, Water  sorption thermodynamics in polymer matrices, in Durability of Composites in a Marine Environment, ed. Springer, 2014, pp.15-45.

M.C. Ferrari, M. Galizia, M.G. De Angelis, G.C. Sarti, Vapor sorption and diffusion in Mixed Matrices based on Teflon® AF2400, in Membrane Gas Separation, ed. by B.D. Freeman e Y. Yampolskii, Wiley, New York, 2010, pp. 125-142.

M. Galizia, M.G. De Angelis, G.C. Sarti, Characterization and modeling of the organic vapor transport in addition type poly(trimethylsilyl norbornene), in Chemical Engineering Transactions, ed. AIDIC (Italian Association of Chemical Engineers), ISBN 978-88-95608-10-5, ISSN 2036-5969, 2010, pp. 139-148.