James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy
Creating the Future of Water Treatment
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
to 4:00 PM
101 Brockman Hall for Physics
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas, USA
Following the Civic Scientist Lecture Series presentation by National Science Foundation director France A. Córdova, faculty and students from Rice University’s NSF Engineering Research Center for Nanotechnology-Enabled Water Treatment (NEWT) will showcase projects such as NEWT’s nano-enhanced solar membrane distillation technology and undergraduate collaborations to develop water treatment solutions for remote locations. The event will highlight the role of engineering research centers in driving innovation.
This event is co-sponsored by the Baker Institute Science and Technology Policy Program and Rice University’s NSF Engineering Research Center for Nanotechnology-Enabled Water Treatment (NEWT).
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Open to the Public