ALD Stories Ep. 11

Using Vapor Phase Infiltration for Fabricating Membranes with David Bergsman

50 min 37 sec

From the corner of one continent to another, Professor David Bergsman joins Tyler from the University of Washington in Seattle. David discusses his use of vapor phase infiltration as a method of fabricating new membrane structures inspired by his work in Stacey Bent’s lab at Stanford and how he started an ALD lab during a pandemic.

In this video:

00:00 – Introduction

02:01 – David’s Background & MLD

08:02 – Membrane Fabrication and Property Challenges

17:19 – Vapor Phase Infiltration

37:36 – Starting an ALD lab

48:30 – Ending & Outro

Follow Professor David Bergsman on Twitter @DavidBergsman and learn about his research group in Seattle at

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