Civil and Environmental Engineering
- Robustness of water supply systems, with a focus on treatment
- Facilitating application of newer treatment technologies (e.g. UV disinfection and membranes), including integration into existing facilities
- Identification and removal of trace chemical contaminants (pharmaceuticals & endocrine disrupters)
- Known and emerging pathogens, and their removal/inactivation by treatment processes
NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Water Treatment [NSERC Profile]
[Waterloo Stories] March 14, 2013 "Protecting our drinking water for 20 years"
Application Areas→Environmental Biotechnology, Pathogen Detection; Technology Areas→Biomaterials, Computational Modeling; Discipline Areas→Biotechnology, Environmental Biotechnology; Faculty→Engineering; NSERC Industrial Research Chairs