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.
An international collaboration between the University of Bath and Universidad de los Andes has developed an integrated device for testing a water source.
Members of the ReNEW project which is aiming to develop a ‘water fingerprinting’ technology to help mitigate infectious diseases, recently met in South Africa.
A University of Bath scientist has for the first time developed a way of monitoring alterations in the aquatic system by listening to microalgae communicating.
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.
We aim to create a low-cost, embedded sensor to monitor quality and rate of flow in water & sewage networks to facilitate maintenance and minimise disruptions.
The project will look at demonstrating technologies with a potential to contribute to reuse and recovery of resources within a perspective of circular economy.
Dr Patricia Gorgojo from the University of Manchester will present examples of performance improvement due to graphene oxide in various mixed matrix membranes.
Mark van Loosdrecht, winner of the world's most prestigious water award The Stockholm Water Prize, gives a talk on wastewater treatment and resource recovery.
Jan Peter van der Hoek from Delft University of Technology and Waternet, the Amsterdam water company, discusses cooperation between utilities and universities.