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) unites people from a variety of disciplines under the umbrella of water research.
Water Innovation and Research Centre (WIRC@Bath) offers a variety of options for study and research.
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WIRC co-director Tom Arnot reports on the recent Institute of Water webinar he chaired on river water quality.
WIRC co-director Tom Arnot introduces Spring, a new innovation incubator from Ofwat and the UK water utility sector.
WIRC Co-Director Jan Hofman will guest edit a forthcoming special issue of Sustainability.
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.
Academics are exploring how better understanding the make-up of natural composite beaches and new dynamic protection techniques could keep coastal areas safe.
Scientists at the University of Bath are developing new ways of monitoring public health at home and in low-income countries by analysing wastewater.
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.
You can watch the recording of the River Water Quality Challenge webinar from the Institute of Water, hosted by WIRC co-director Tom Arnot.
Dr Mirella Di Lorenzo, presents: "Sustainable and low-cost solutions for water quality monitoring in Vulnerable Communities".
Prof Maria Kennedy presents, "Assessing biofouling in seawater reverse osmosis systems".
WISE CDT student James Rand presents, 'How weather conditions bias water quality data from lake monitoring programmes – a case study.'