Prof. Martin Alberto Masuelli

National University of San Luis (UNSL), Argentina

JTP Professor for Physical Chemistry II-UNSL, Research Assistant-CONICET


Research fields:

Biomaterials and Biotechnology, Polymers and Biopolymers Processing, Separation Science and Technology

Membrane Technology (Microfiltration, Ultrafiltration, Nanofiltration)

Purification of polysaccharides, chemistry modification, food packaging, films


2007 Ph.D., Membrane Technology, National University of San Luis, Argentine

2003 M.S., Surface Science and Porous Media, National University of San Luis, Argentine

1999 B.S., Chemistry, National University of San Luis, Argentine


  1. “Effect of hydrophilicity on fouling of an emulsified oil wastewater with PVDF/PMMA membranes”, N. A. Ochoa, M. A. Masuelli, J. Marchese. Journal of Membrane Science 226 (2003) 203-211. ISSN: 0376-7388.
  2. “Development of Charged Ion Exchange Resin-Polymer Ultrafiltration Membranes to Reduce Organic Fouling”. N.A. Ochoa, M. Masuelli and J. Marchese. Journal of Membrane Science, 278, 1-2, 5 (2006) 457-463. ISSN: 0376-7388.
  3. “Intrinsic Viscosity of bovine serum albumin conformers”. Rolando Curvale, Martin Masuelli, Antonio Perez Padilla, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 42 (2008) 133-137. ISSN: 0141-8130.
  4. “SPC/PVDF Membranes for Emulsified Oily Wastewater Treatment”. Martin Masuelli, José Marchese, Nelio A. Ochoa, Journal of Membrane Science 326 (2009) 688–693. ISSN: 0376-7388.
  5. “Viscometric Study of Pectin. Effect of Temperature on the Hydrodynamic properties”. Martin Alberto Masuelli. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 48 (2011) 286–291. ISSN: 0141-8130.
  6. “Preparation, structural and functional characterization of modified porous PVDF membranes by γ-irradiation”. M.A. Masuelli, M. Grasselli, J. Marchese, N.A. Ochoa. Journal of Membrane Science 389 (2012) 91–98. ISSN: 0376-7388.
  7. “Study of Bovine Serum Albumin Solubility in Aqueous Solutions by Intrinsic Viscosity Measurements”. Martin Alberto Masuelli. Advances in Physical Chemistry. Volume 2013, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, ISSN: 1687-7993.
  8. “Synthesis Polysulfone-Acetylethanol Ultrafiltration Membranes. Application to Oily Wastewater Treatment”. Martin Alberto Masuelli, Journal of Materials Physics Chemistry, 2013, 1, 3, 37-44. Science and Education Publishing. DOI: 10.12691/jmpc-1-3-3. ISSN: 2333-4444.
  9. “Ultrafiltration of oil/water emulsions using PVDF/PC blend membranes”. Martin A. Masuelli, Desalination and Water Treatment, Taylor & Francis, 2013, 1-10 DOI: 10.1080/19443994.2013.846539, ISSN: 1944-3994/1944-3986.
  10. “Hydrodynamic properties of tragacanthin. Study of temperature influence”. Martin A. Masuelli, Andres Takara and Adolfo Acosta. The Journal of the Argentine Chemical Society 100 (2013) 25-34. ISSN: 0365-0375.
  11. “Hydrodynamic properties of whole arabic gum”. Martin A. Masuelli. American Journal of Food Science and Technology, 2013, Vol. 1, No. 3, 60-66. Science and Education Publishing. DOI: 10.12691/ajfst-1-3-9. ISSN: 2333-0678.
  12. “Dextrans in Aqueous Solution. Experimental Review on Intrinsic Viscosity Measurements and Temperature Effect”. Martin Alberto Masuelli. Journal of Polymer and Biopolymer Physics Chemistry 1, 1 (2013) 13-21. Science and Education Publishing. DOI: 10.12691/jpbpc-1-1-3. ISSN: 2373-3411.
  13. “Mark-Houwink Parameters for Aqueous-Soluble Polymers and Biopolymers at Various Temperatures.” Martin Alberto Masuelli. Journal of Polymer and Biopolymer Physics Chemistry 2, 2 (2014): 37-43. doi: 10.12691/jpbpc-2-2-2. ISSN: 2373-3411.

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Last Updated: September, 2014.