Rapid characterisation of water for enhanced drinking water quality
Dr P Jarvis, Prof B Jefferson
30 January 2019
This exciting PhD opportunity will explore new methods to characterise water for process selection, optimisation and treatment. The effective removal of complex organics is of critical global importance in providing safe drinking water.
Tap water treatment with a laser pulse
Dr K Volkov
Applications accepted all year round
The project focuses on design of a new technique for cleaning of tap water from the micro-inclusions such as small solid particles with a laser pulse.
Sustainable Water Desalination by Capacitive Deionization
Dr J Shen
30 April 2019
Project. The access to safe drinking water is a pre-requisite to human health and sustainable social and economic development. According to the World Health Organization, 800 million people across the world lack safe drinking water and 600 million of them are in sub-Saharan Africa.
(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.