Oil and Gas Wastewater is a Proving Ground for Nanotechnology Enabled Water Treatment


A recent NEWT review highlights opportunities for modular, off-grid technologies Hydraulic fracturing (or fracking) is the cornerstone of domestic oil and gas production – spurring on the so-called “shale gas … Continue reading Oil and Gas Wastewater is a Proving Ground for Nanotechnology Enabled Water Treatment

NSF renews Rice-based NEWT Center for water treatment


Partnership primed to introduce game-changing technologies to address global needs HOUSTON – (Oct. 15, 2020) – The Nanotechnology Enabled Water Treatment Center (NEWT), a National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center (ERC) with its … Continue reading NSF renews Rice-based NEWT Center for water treatment

Naushita Sharma receives 2020 Holly A. Cornell Scholarship by Jacobs and American Water Works Association (AWWA)


  Naushita Sharma (SEBE PhD student) will receive the 2020 Holly A Cornell Scholarship by Jacobs and American Water Works Association (AWWA). The scholarship is accompanied with $10,000 monetary compensation … Continue reading Naushita Sharma receives 2020 Holly A. Cornell Scholarship by Jacobs and American Water Works Association (AWWA)