Our interconnected research themes are aligned to the key challenges faced by the water sector.
Water Innovation and Research Centre (WIRC@Bath)
WIRC provides a unique environment to engage globally in research and policy on water technologies and resource management.
Water Innovation and Research Centre (WIRC@Bath) offers a variety of options for study and research.
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Water Innovation and Research Centre (WIRC@Bath) unites people from a variety of disciplines under the umbrella of water research.
The Water Innovation & Research Centre (WIRC@Bath) celebrated its 5th anniversary with a poster session and reception on 10th September 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.
The NextGen Project Steering Board Meeting in Basel, Switzerland, was attended by Professor Jan Hofman, Dr Jungeun Kim and Jessica Lloyd-Evans from Bath.
Olivia Bailey has recently attended conferences in Denmark and Venice to present her paper and work resulting from collaboration with colleagues at TU Delft.
This year's secondment research projects span the mapping of brain networks to developing machine learning controls for wave energy converters.
In June, Viviane Runa and her supervisor Dr Ana Lanham participated in the MiDAS (Microbial Database for Activated Sludge) Global Database Workshop in Denmark.
REDAWN aims to improve the energy efficiency of water networks through the installation of innovative micro-hydropower technology.
ReNEW proposes an innovative solution to public health problems and environmental conditions in fast-developing urban environments in LMIC countries.
Researchers aim to construct a prototype-scale beach and investigate the response of the beach to a rising sea level and storms.
We aim to develop porous metal oxide foams for use in the photocatalytic removal of water pollutants & establish photocatalysis as a water treatment technology.
This project seeks to develop and test an affordable, portable and user-friendly integrated multisensor system for water quality monitoring in Colombia.
The project will look at demonstrating technologies with a potential to contribute to reuse and recovery of resources within a perspective of circular economy.
Learn more about the Water Innovation and Research Centre in our brochure, covering our research by theme as well as details on how to work and study with us.
Filton Airfield near Bristol is set for redevelopment into a housing and business hub for the development of sustainable circular economy concepts.
Read our report for the academic year 2018-19, detailing our activities, current projects and more.