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Posted on 30 August 2013
Research to improve Australia’s desalination technology and help drought-proof the nation’s water supplies has received a $2.5 million boost. Four new projects by leading universities have today been selected for funding over the next two years by the National Centre of Excellence in Desalination Australia.
Posted on 19 August 2013
Desalination as a method of ensuring a rainfall independent source of potable water has become…
Posted on 26 June 2013
NCEDA-funded PhD research at the University of South Australia has developed hydrophobic adsorbents which remove crude oil from fresh and seawater. Behnam Akhavan, a PhD scholar at UniSA’s School of Engineering and Mawson Institute, completed the groundbreaking research supported by a supplementary Centre scholarship of $30,000 over three years.