Current Projects

Model development for design and real-time control of stormwater basins for watershed management during climate change adaptation

  • University: MU
  • Research Area: Innovative Water Treatment Systems
  • Investigators: Anthony J. Parolari, Walter McDonald

Ultra-low phosphorus regulations: Improving removal of non-reactive phosphorus and downstream dewaterability in bio-P biosolids

  • University: MU
  • Research Aear: Innovative Water Treatment Systems
  • Investigators: Patrick McNamara, Brooke Mayer

Enhancing Biosolids Energy Production with Chaff and Ash

  • University: MU
  • Research Area: Innovative Water Treatment Systems
  • Investigators: Zhongzhe Liu, Patrick McNamara

Investigating Water-Energy Nexus to Improve Energy Efficiency, Economic Profitability, and Infrastructure Resiliency of Wastewater Treatment Plants

  • University: UWM
  • Research Area: Innovative Water Treatment Systems
  • Investigators: Lingfeng Wang

Engineered Macroporous Material for the Removal of Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) from Water - Phase 2

  • University: UWM
  • Research Area: Novel Materials
  • Investigators: Marcia Silva, David Garman

Engineered Macroporous Material for the Removal of Lead and Mercury from Water

  • University: UWM
  • Research Area: Novel Materials
  • Investigators: Marcia Silva, David Garman

Advanced surface alloying of mild steel to stainless steel compositions during manufacture for improving the corrosion and wear resistance of water industry

  • University: UWM
  • Research Area: Novel Materials
  • Investigators: Pradeep Rohatgi

A Disposable Paper-based Calorimetric Microfluidics Platform for Real-time Lead Ions and Bio-chemical Sensing in Water

  • University: MU
  • Research Area: Sensors & Devices
  • Investigators: Chung Hoon Lee

A continuous and static water contaminant detection system

  • University: MU
  • Research Area: Sensors & Devices
  • Investigators: Chung Hoon Lee

Low Cost Pressure Sensing using Micromachined Membranes

  • University: MU
  • Research Area: Sensors & Devices
  • Investigators: Ronald Coutu

Performance Monitoring of Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration Systems

  • University: UWM
  • Research Area: Sensors & Devices
  • Investigators: Nathan Salowitz

Porous Graphene-based Capacitive Deionization Device for Selective Removal of Heavy Metals

  • University: UWM
  • Research Area: Sensors & Devices
  • Investigators: Xingkang Huang 

A New Multi-Functional Hydrogel Filter For Heavy Metal Removal

  • University: UWM
  • Research Area: Sensors & Devices
  • Investigators: Yongsuk Kim, Junjie Niu

Policy Workshop: Drivers For Technology Innovation At The Food-EnergyWater Nexus

  • University: MU
  • Research Area: Water Policy
  • Investigators: David A. Strifling

Designing Governance Mechanisms To Facilitate Technology Uptake and Effective Intergovernmental Cooperation On Watershed Issues

  • University: MU
  • Research Area: Water Policy
  • Investigators: David A. Strifling