Water Research Articles

  • Micro Pulse LiDAR: A Critical Tool for Emissions Source Detection

    Micro Pulse LiDAR remote sensing data are used to calculate a highly accurate Planetary Boundary Layer (PBL) height to improve plume models that help assess emissions sources. ...

  • Parachute refurbishment facility - Case Study

    NASA Parachute Refurbishment Facility - Kennedy Space Center, Florida Part of the NASA Space Shuttle program included the retrieving and refurbishing of components for reuse, including the Solid Rocket Booster (SRB) parachutes. The parachutes deploy and slow the descent of the SRB’s and help the Boosters land softly in the ocean off the coast of Cape Canaveral, ...

  • GENAQ: An indispensable piece to fight the water challenge

    Our daily activities consume large amounts of water. For example, a 60W incandescent light bulb, lit for 12 hours a day, consumes 2,380 liters of water per year. For this reason, one of the main challenges when talking about water scarcity is focused on the environments in which we currently do not notice the lack of water but we will in the coming years. Robert Glennon, a professor at the ...


    By Genaq Technologies S.L.

  • UW Researchers Reveal Secrets of Subsurface Water Storage

    Overview In recent years, an intrepid team of University of Wyoming researchers conducted a multi-site project to explore subsurface hydrology in and around the Laramie Range and expand our understanding of this critical water source for the western U.S. Challenge In the semi-arid western United States, every drop of water counts, especially as ...


    By In-Situ, Inc.

  • Study of salt content in Harlingen canals - Case Study

    Antea Group uses AP-5000 for salinity measurements in Frisian surface water Commissioned by the municipality of Harlingen, Antea Group measured the salinity of the Harlingen canals in Friesland. A motorboat with an advanced mobile multiparameter probe was used to travel the ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

  • Researchers Study GHGs in Winery Wastewater Treatment with DX4015 Gas Analyzer

    A research conducted in Southern European wineries compared the conventional and natural wastewater treatment technologies via life cycle assessment and carbon footprint studies. The research group utilized Gasmet’s portable FTIR gas analyzer DX4015 for monitoring the GHGs. The present study can be seen as an important link in helping the wine sector contribute to the fight against the ...


    By Gasmet Technologies Oy

  • Testing the upper limits - Case Study

    PROJECT BACKGROUND For two days, hydrogeologist Lee Florea and his fellow explorers have been slowly plodding step by step to the top of Washington’s Mount Rainier. Laden with up to 80 pounds of supplies and scientific gear, they watch enviously as recreational climbers cruise past them carrying half that on their path to the summit. But there’s a big difference ...


    By In-Situ, Inc.

  • How to improve water quality in Europe

    Policy briefs provide decision-makers with recommendations for action Toxic substances from agriculture, industry and households endanger water quality in Europe -- and by extension, ecosystems and human health. As part of the SOLUTIONS project, over 100 international scientists have developed methods and practical solutions for identifying pollutants and assessing the ...

  • Anglian Ely - Adaptive Networks with Dynamic Topology Case Study

    Anglian Water (AW) were keen to understand and validate the network model and dynamic network behaviour of two adjacent DMA’s. This included simulating the installation and operation of a dynamic boundary valve. In order to implement and maintain the operation of the adjacent DMAs with dynamic ...


    By Inflowmatix

  • GC-MS and LC-MS-MS sample preparation - Case Study

    Customer: Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie (BSH) The Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie (BSH) is an authority that forms part of the German Federal Ministry of Transport, Building and Urban Development with offices in Hamburg and Rostock. It undertakes a complex range of tasks as an important maritime service provider in Germany. Application: ...


    By BÜCHI Labortechnik AG

  • Worms & water fleas: “innovative wastewater treatment” demonstrated in Scotland

    Why bugs may be the answer to sustainable sanitation Utility Scottish Water has started a demonstration project using water fleas, earthworms and microalgae as a carbon-neutral alternative method of treating wastewater. The 12-month pilot is part of the broader EU H2020 funded Innoqua development taking place in 11 countries designed to promote sustainable water sanitation ...


    By Aquatech Global Events

  • Innovation Forum: The results are in

    An antidote to conference fatigue A Roman Forum. Gladiatorial battles in a Colosseum. Augmented reality. Fireside chats. Full interactive voting. These were just some of the reasons the all-new Aquatech Innovation Forum launched with a difference. Setting out as the antidote to “conference fatigue” and “death by PowerPoint”, the Forum brought together ...


    By Aquatech Global Events

  • New Video – A Comparison of MRI Inclined Plate Settler Capabilities and Benefits at Startex-Jackson-Wellford-Duncan (SJWD) Water District

    Meurer Research, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of a new video that highlights the design and benefits of treating water with MRI Inclined Plate Settlers at a key water treatment facility in Lyman, SC. Utilizing comparative data, video and images, this video proves the benefits of MRI’s plate settlers over those of a competing technology operating in a separate basin at the same ...


    By Meurer Research, Inc. (MRI)

  • UW team sending autonomous surfboard to explore Antarctic waters

    This week, a surfboard arrived in Antarctica. Not only was it missing a surfer, but the unique board was covered in parts that let it move independently and measure the surrounding seawater. The University of Washington project will first use the Wave Glider to investigate the summer conditions near ...

  • Project Shanghai Sponge City Demonstration Park - Case Study

    The Shanghai Sponge City Demonstration Park is a collaboration between Shanghai Botanic Gardens Green Engineering Ltd (SHBGE), STAR Water Solutions and The Centre for Organic Research & Education (CORE). Located within Shanghai’s famous legendary Botanic Gardens, The Sponge City Demonstration Site not only features world’s best practice in urban water management but is also a ...


    By Star Water Solutions

  • Designing Cities for Water Efficiency

    Because factors such as lot size influence water use, city planners could encode sustainability into new developments ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • Is Watershed Restoration Working?

    Researchers call for standardizing methodology among smaller projects It’s well understood that damage to watersheds leads to freshwater access problems for the populations that depend upon them. That’s why we now spend much more money on ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • Study Finds Carcinogens in CA Drinking Water

    By studying water contaminants in groups, researchers assessed cancer risks over lifetimes A study of contaminant groups in 2,737 public water systems in California found that the Golden State’s drinking water may cause negative health outcomes. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) study, published in ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • Winner of 2 awards at the Resilience Business Cup

    Aquobex is officially the winner of 2 awards at the Resilience Business Cup at Vejle, Denmark. These awards were for the Impact and Water categories. ...


    By Aquobex Ltd.

  • Laboratory water supply - Netherlands, 4,0 m3/d - Case Study

    Project Description: Lenntech has engineered, manufactured and assembled a water supply system including reverse osmosis make up water station for a research and development branch of a research company. The water is used to research different oils and other fluids for the fluid medium viscosity The water water supply system is equipped with top brand instrumentation and equipment. The ...


    By Lenntech Water Treatment

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