Research visit to the UK Center for Ecology and Hydrology (UK-CEH)

15 January 2020

Andy Barnes, a WISE CDT student, spent three months at UK-CEH using machine learning techniques to study atmospheric conditions behind extreme rainfall events. Read more about this story.

A-Level placement student wins Best Presentation at YMB Summit for research into microplastics

14 January 2020

Alex Gibb, an A-Level work experience placement student, won the prize at Young Marine Biologists’ Summit after completing her placement within WEIR. Read more about this story.

A Further Laboratory Experiment into Dynamic Coastal Protection (DYNAREV2)

14 January 2020

Following the success of the DYNAREV experiment in summer 2017, a second Bath-led laboratory experiment on the low-cost coastal defence has been carried out. Read more about this story.

WISE CDT internship with DEFRA

28 November 2019

James Rand, WISE CDT student within Cohort 5, has been accepted on a three-month internship with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. Read more about this story.

WIRC@Bath - 5th Anniversary research poster event 2019

6 November 2019

The Water Innovation & Research Centre (WIRC@Bath) celebrated its 5th anniversary with a poster session and reception on 10th September 2019. Read more about this story.

Prof. Jan Hofman has accepted a part-time position in KWR Water Research Institute

29 October 2019

The Director of WIRC has accepted a part-time (20%) position at KWR Water Research Institute as Principal Scientist in the Industry, Wastewater and Reuse team. Read more about this story.

Nine Bath academics join IMI to work on interdisciplinary research

27 September 2019

A WIRC academic will be researching wave energy converters. Read more about this story.

University of Bath awarded fourth KTP with Seiche

10 September 2019

WIRC academics are involved in the University of Bath's fourth Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) with Seiche Water Technology Group Ltd. Read more about this story.

Changing climate linked to major changes in flooding

29 August 2019

Bath researchers contribute to Europe’s largest flooding survey. Read more about this story.

Antimicrobial Resistance Partnership Hub launched in China

31 May 2019

The University of Bath along with a consortium of partners has launched a partnership programme to reduce antibiotic resistance in China. Read more about this story.

Marcelle McManus awarded Most Inspirational Woman in STEM

17 May 2019

Professor Marcelle McManus has been named the Most Inspirational Woman in STEM in the West. Read more about this story.

Fluoride-free water to East African communities

7 November 2018

A University of Bath researcher is developing a safe & affordable way of removing harmful excessive fluoride in water used by communities in East Africa. Read more about this story.

New device will help protect vulnerable communities in Colombia from unsafe water

14 June 2018

An international collaboration between the University of Bath and Universidad de los Andes has developed an integrated device for testing a water source. Read more about this story.

ReNEW project meets for the first time in South Africa

31 May 2018

Members of the ReNEW project which is aiming to develop a ‘water fingerprinting’ technology to help mitigate infectious diseases, recently met in South Africa. Read more about this story.

Forum to address future world water challenges

22 March 2018

UK’s largest consortium of water researchers will welcome business, NGO and government leaders to discuss water security. Read more about this story.