Tree-sewage symbiosis for healthy forests and people
Prof P Davies, Dr D Hunt
6 February 2019
The deterioration of surface and groundwater quality in peri-urban areas of many emerging economies such as India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan and Vietnam is a serious cause for concern.
Bioelectrochemical systems for remediation and resource recovery
Dr H. I. Gomes
Applications accepted all year round
Applications are invited for a three-year PhD studentship to develop bioelectrochemical systems (BES) for remediation and resource recovery, in the Food, Water, Waste Research Group (FWW), Faculty of Engineering, University of Nottingham (UoN).
(MERI) Removing organometallic compounds from wastewater
Molecular Environmental Sciences
Dr B Van Dongen, Dr S Boult, Prof R Wogelius, Prof D Polya
6 February 2019
CASE STUDENTSHIP WITH ARVIA TECHNOLOGY LTD, UK. Over the years, organometallic compounds such as organo tin and lead compounds, have been used in a wide number of commercial applications.
Biomediation and Resource Recovery from Effluents Using Algae
Dr M Stanley, Dr S Jubeau, Dr M Ross
31 January 2019
Background. Water is invaluable for life on Earth; however, as a resource it is under threat due to an increasing population and resultant growth in agriculture and industry, leading to excessive nutrient/contaminant enrichment of water bodies.
Modelling of biofilm inception
Dr M Mazza, Prof A Archer
15 February 2019
The vast majority of microorganisms do not live in isolation, but rather in consortia called biofilms. Biofilms are cities of microorganisms, which are organized to optimize their growth and function.