Purdue Water Institute receives US Patent

George Nnanna

The Purdue Calumet Water Institute and Department of Mechanical Engineering, Directed by Professor George Nnanna, has received a U.S. patent for the development of an oxazine-based Optical Sensor for online continuous detection of ammonia contaminants in water delivery systems. Nnanna and engineering alumnus Hasnain Jalal developed the sensor.

Purdue Water Institute Internship

Purdue Water Institute Engineering Student Internship Position We are looking for an engineering student that will assist our Research Associate with the following tasks: 1. Designing, Conducting, and Setting up Experiments in the area of membranes 2. Data Acquisition and Data Analysis 3. Water Sample Collection and Characterization of Water samples 4. Writing Report 5….
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Media and Press Releases

1. May 23rd, 2014, Lakeshore Report, http://lakeshorepublicmedia.org/lake-co-surveyor-meets-with-bp-about-oil-spill/ 2. April 6, 2013 – 2 Purdue Calumet students receive top ranking pump system – http://www.nwitimes.com/business/local/purdue-calumet-students-receive-top-ranking-pump-system/article_66cab546-ee75-5141-88fb-528e1532181a.html 3. December 18, 2012 – http://posttrib.suntimes.com/news/lake/17075828-418/water-research-facility-officially-opens-at-puc.html 4. December 18, 2012 – PUC Water and Energy Center – NWI.com 5. December 18, 2012 – New PUC labs to benefit NWI, economic development –…
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Optoelectric Micro/Nano Particle and Droplet Manipulation

Professor Steve Wereley, Purdue University West Lafayette, presents his lecture on Advances in Microfluidics

The Water Institute Series: Discussions on the Frontier of Water Technology and Research Innovations Presented by The Water Institute and The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University Calumet Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 “Optoelectric Micro/Nano Particle and Droplet Manipulation” 1:00pm-2:00pm at The Purdue University Calumet Campus Steve Wereley, Professor of Mechanical Engineering Birck Nanotechnology Center,…
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Chemicals of Emerging Concern (CECs)

The Water Institute Series: Discussions on the Frontier of Water Technology and Research Innovations Presented by The Water Institute and The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University Calumet Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 “Chemicals of Emerging Concern (CECs): A discussion of the technologies used for the removal of CECs and monitoring strategies to assess treatment…
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The development of sustainable catalytic processes for removing oxyanions from drinking water.

The Water Institute Series: Discussions on the Frontier of Water Technology and Research Innovations Presented by The Water Institute and The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University Calumet Friday, November 11th, 2011 “The development of sustainable catalytic processes for removing oxyanions from drinking water. Presentation of data that shows the potential for this technology…
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Membrane Technology

The Water Institute Series: Discussions on the Frontier of Water Technology and Research Innovations Presented by The Water Institute and The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University Calumet Thursday, December 1st, 2011 “Membrane Technology: Bacteria and virus removal, and the development of new membrane materials.” 11:00am-12:00pm at The Purdue University Calumet Campus Kai Loon…
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