NEWT faculty actively incorporate knowledge and experiences generated by NEWT to their courses in order to educate both undergraduate and graduate students in the design and application of sustainable solutions to provide safe drinking water, especially through novel nanotechnology-related technologies.

Learn more about the different courses by looking up the course code in the corresponding school’s catalog:


SchoolCourse codeCourse nameLevelCourse instructor
All 4VariesNEWT core courseGJorge Loyo
ASUCEE 462Unit Operations in Environmental EngineeringUGFrançois Perreault
ASUCEE 598Environmental NanotechnologyGFrançois Perreault
ASUCHE 492/598Innovation in EngineeringG/UGMary Laura Lind
ASUEVE 302Environmental Engineering Fundamentals: Physical and Chemical ProcessesUGPaul Westerhoff
ASUEVE 394Materials in the EnvironmentUGFrançois Perreault
ASUMSE 250Structure and Properties of MaterialsUGCandace Chan
ASUMSE 598Electrochemical Energy Conversion and StorageG/UGCandace Chan
RiceCEVE 314Sustainable Water Purification for the Developing WorldUGJorge Loyo
RiceCEVE 536Environmental BiotechnologyGPedro Alvarez
RiceCHBE 402Transport Phenomena IIUGRafael Verduzco
RiceELEC 603Topics in PlasmonicsGNaomi Halas
RiceELEC 677Multiphysics ModelingGAlessandro Alabastri
RiceENGI 120Introduction to Engineering DesignUGJorge Loyo
RiceMSNE 650Advanced Topics on Nanomaterials and NanomechanicsGJun Lou
UTEPCE 3342Water and Wastewater EngineeringUGShane Walker
UTEPCE 5345Advanced Physical Chemical Water Treatment ProcessesG/UGShane Walker
UTEPCE 5349Design of Filtration and Membrane Desalination SystemsG/UGShane Walker
UTEPCE 5390Environmental Engineering ChemistryG/UGShane Walker
UTEPCHEM 1105General Chemistry Laboratory 1UGDino Villagran
UTEPCHEM 1106General Chemistry Laboratory 2UGDino Villagran
UTEPCHEM 2261Periodic Table LabUGJuan Noveron
UTEPCHEM 4165Inorganic Chemistry LaboratoryUGJuan Noveron
UTEPCHEM 5319Analysis and Characterization of NanomaterialsGJorge Gardea
YaleENVE 377Water Quality ControlUGJaehong Kim
YaleENAS 448Environmental Transport ProcessesUGMeny Elimelech
YaleENAS 642Environmental Physicochemical ProcessesGMeny Elimelech
YaleENVE 360 / FES 885Green Engineering and Sustainable DesignG/UGJulie Zimmerman
YaleFES 610Science to Solutions: ToxicsGJulie Zimmerman
YaleFES 770Fundamentals of Green Chemistry and Green EngineeringGJulie Zimmerman

Questions? Corrections? Your course is not listed? Contact Jorge Loyo