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NSF NANOYSTEMS ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER FOR OFF-GRID NANOTECHNOLOGY ENABLED WATER TREATMENT SYSTEMS

NSF NANOYSTEMS ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER FOR OFF-GRID NANOTECHNOLOGY ENABLED WATER TREATMENT SYSTEMS
PI: Jorge Gardea-Torresdey
Co-PI: Juan Noveron, Dino Villagran
Sponsor: NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION THROUGH RICE UNIVERSITY
Chemistry
Amount awarded: $1,597,176

This Nanosystems Engineering Research Center for Nanotechnology Enabled Water Treatment (NEWT) will facilitate access to clean water and enable wastewater reuse almost anywhere in the world. NEWT will develop efficient, easy-to-deploy compact and modular water treatment systems that minimize energy requirements and chemical consumption, and decrease waste residuals and environmental impact.

Posting date: Tue, 11/01/2016

Award start date: Thu, 01/01/2015
Award end date: Tue, 12/31/2019