Let's talk about water
Whetting appetites for Bath's water research
The a-maze-ing Leidenfrost Maze
While this isn’t strictly a blog about our water research, it does (loosely) involve water so we couldn’t resist sharing it with you! Our colleagues in the Department of Physics here at Bath have been making international headlines with their...
Electric bugs used to detect water pollution
In a new report out today, a team of researchers from our Department of Chemical Engineering have developed a low-cost device that could be used in developing countries to monitor the quality of drinking water in real time without costly...
An interview with Colin Skellett
Colin Skellett is Chief Executive of Wessex Water and Chairman of the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). Today our Research and Innovation Services team talk to Colin about enterprise in the South West. Read the full interview here: http://www.bath.ac.uk/ris/news/newsarchive/2013/colin-skellett.html
Making waves in water research
The University of Bath has published a new summary of its water research today, demonstrating how its researchers are working extensively with the water industry to address the major challenges faced by the sector. We know that water is the...
Water shortages still likely to affect UK food security
A new piece of research from the University has found that despite us experiencing the wettest winter for 250 years, water shortages are still likely to be a problem in Britain. The paper, published today in Climate Research journal by...
Waste seashells can solve waste water problem
Today the University has announced the results of a new research paper by Dr Darrell Patterson that find you can use waste seashells to clean waste water. The thousands of tonnes of waste seashells created by the edible seafood sector...
Wessex Water to invest in University research
We’re thrilled to announce a new partnership between our water researchers here at Bath and Wessex Water. The partnership will allow five streams of research into areas such as sustainable water and sewage treatment, keeping bills affordable and reducing carbon...