Study level

PhD

Master of Philosophy

Honours

Vacation research experience scheme

Faculty/School

Topic status

We're looking for students to study this topic.

Supervisors

Professor Graeme Millar
Position
Professor
Division / Faculty
Science and Engineering Faculty

Overview

This project relates to the development of suitable technologies to provide clean drinking water to remote communities.

Strategies may include using renewable energy to power the various techniques used.

Research activities

As part of this research project, you'll be involved in:

  • process engineering
  • water treatment
  • solar energy
  • modelling
  • bench top testing

Outcomes

As a result of this project, we expect to develop strategies for treating a range of water qualities.

Skills and experience

To be considered for this project, you should have knowledge in one or more of the following fields:

  • chemistry
  • process enginering
  • chemical engineering
  • environmental engineering.

Scholarships

You may be able to apply for a research scholarship in our annual scholarship round.

Annual scholarship round

Keywords

Contact

Contact the supervisor for more information.