Tania Mubita

PhD Researcher


I am a PhD candidate affiliated with the Environmental Technology Department at Wageningen University. My research topic is focused on studying ion selectivity, both experimentally and theoretically, in electrochemical processes such as electrodialysis and capacitive deionization.


MSc, Water Technology , Wageningen University, 2015

Research interests

Ion selectivity, electrochemistry, numerical methods

Selected list of publications

(Full list: Google Scholar)

  • Sudmalis, D.; T.M. Mubita, M.C. Gagliano, E. Dinis, G. Zeeman, H.H.M. Rijnaarts, H. Temmink, “ Cation exchange membrane behaviour of extracellular polymeric substances (EPS) in salt adapted granular sludge”, Water Research 178 (2020), 115855
  • Mubita, T.M.; S. Porada, P. Aerts, A. van der Wal, “Heterogeneous anion exchange membranes with nitrate selectivity and low electrical resistance”, J. Mem. Sci. 607 (2020), 118000
  • Mubita, T.M.; J.E. Dykstra, P.M. Biesheuvel, A. Van Der Wal, S. Porada, “Selective adsorption of nitrate over chloride in microporous carbons”, Water Research 164 (2019), 114885