GW4

  • Freshwater research challenges sought for the FRESH CDT

    In September 2017, the NERC Centre for Doctoral Training in Freshwater Biosciences and Sustainability (FRESH CDT) was awarded (£2M) to the GW4 Water Security Alliance, together with its partners BGS and CEH. The FRESH CDT is now starting up, with...

  • Sources, fluxes and biological effects of microplastics in freshwater ecosystems

    You are invited to attend a one-day workshop of lightning talks, breakout sessions and networking, hosted by the GW4 Water Security Alliance at Cardiff University. The aim of the day is to draw on evidence available from marine systems as...

  • Smart Water Workshop

    You are invited to join the GW4 Water Security Alliance for a half-day community-building workshop exploring smart water technology and how related engineering solutions can help make our water systems and cities smarter, for improved quality of life. Confirmed speakers...

  • WISE CDT overview in Water Active

    Dr Tom Arnot, a Co-Director, provides an overview of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Water Informatics: Science and Engineering (WISE) in the latest issue of Water Active. The Centre is a newly funded and innovative research venture...

  • Researchers to use algae to clean up mine water

    We can announce today that our researchers are part of a ground breaking GW4 research project that aims to clean up water from a Cornish tin mine, using algae to harvest the precious heavy metals and produce biofuel at the...