Breaking boundaries in water research

Ranked among the top 10 water research institutions in the world, the Water Institute is a leader in water research and education.

Distinguished by its commitment to 1) facilitating interdisciplinary collaboration, 2) inspiring innovation and 3) building international partnerships, the Water Institute is tackling some of the most complex water challenges of our time.

  1. June 10, 2019Ocean and coastal sustainability
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    by Water Institute Member Derek Armitage.

  2. June 5, 2019Fast, affordable water testing for the developing world
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    Engineering researchers combine biochemistry and smartphone AI software in new system 

    Sushanta Mitra was doing field trials in remote areas of India when he was struck by how many people with no reliable access to clean water were connected to the internet via smartphones. 

    The contrast amazed him. It also gave him a good idea. 

  3. May 31, 2019Water Institute hosts inaugural interdisciplinary PhD summer school on climate change and water security in urbanized watersheds
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  1. June 14 to 19, 2019The 8th International Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research
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    The 8th International Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research (ICWRER 2019) will take place at Hohai University in Nanjing, China, from June 14th to 18th, 2019. Hohai University, one of China’s leading universities in water and the environment, is located in beautiful Nanjing, one of China’s ancient walled capital cities, situated along the mighty Yangtze River.

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