News archive - January 2015

Monday, January 19, 2015

Congratulations to ....

M.Sc. student KAI LIU who has been awarded a 2014/2015 AECOM Graduate Scholarship in Water valued at $5,000 by the Water Institute. He was selected among 28 outstanding submissions and will be recognized at the 2015 Water Institute Research Symposium on April 30th. His supervisor is Dr. Lingling Wu.  Congratulations Kai!!

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Novel sampling approach to determine extent of Alberta oil sands impact on the Athabasca River

An exposed bitumen layer along the Athabasca River (Photo credit: Mike Morin of Wood Buffalo Helicopter).

Normally, rivers are monitored for pollution upstream and downstream of a pollution source.