Dr. Tobiason will present a paper at the International Water Association Particle Separation Conference in Oslo Norway, June 22-24, 2016. Dr. Tobiason is a member of the Management Committee for the Particle Separation Specialist Group of IWA. Results from research on the use of a "green" oxidant, ferrate (Fe(VI)), for drinking water treatment will be summarized.
Professor Casey Brown, director of the Hydrosystems Research Group, presented an invited talk at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in Paris on June 15th. The occasion was the 12th Kovacs Colloquium on Water Related Sustainable Development Goals Implementation.
Professor Casey Brown and Research Professor Patrick Ray, along with PhD Candidate Umit Taner trained World Bank project managers in methods for assessing the risk of climate change to their investments. The one day training took place on June 8th at World Bank headquarters in Washington DC.