UNESCO Chair in applied membrane sciences for environment (660), established in 2004 at Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Montpellier, Institut Européen des Membranes, Montpellier (France).


Membrane sciences, environment.


  • The purpose of the Chair shall be to promote an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation in the fields of applied membrane sciences for environment.
  • It will serve as a means of facilitating collaboration between high-level, internationally recognized researchers and teaching staff of the Establishment and other institutions in France and elsewhere in Europe, and in other regions of the world.

Host Institution

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Sciences.


Progress report 2009-2010 (short version)

Progress report 2006 (short version)


Prof. Louis Cot, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie , I.E.M./UM II
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address - Louis.Cot(at)
Work Phone - (33) (0)4 67 14 91 01
Fax - (33) (0)4 67 14 91 19
Street - C.C 047, Place Eugène Bataillon
City - Montpellier Cedex 5
Postal Code - 34095
Country - France