Tom Darrah, CERTAIN Associate Director, named 2018 National Ground Water Association's John Hem Award recipient

Tom Darrah, Professor in the School of Earth Sciences and Associate Director of CERTAIN, was recently named the recipient of the 2018 NGWA John Hem Award. The National Ground Water Association is a not-for-profit professional society and trade association for the global groundwater industry. The John Hem Award for Excellence in Science & Engineering is presented by the Scientists and Engineers Section of NGWA in recognition of a significant, recent scientific or engineering contribution to the understanding of groundwater.

Discoveries on water desalination by CERTAIN team members makes Analyst journal cover.

A recent research article published by a team from the Microsystems and Nanosystems Laboratory directed by Associate Professor Shaurya Prakash graces the cover of the new issue of the Analyst (a biweekly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering all aspects of analytical chemistry, bioanalysis, and detection science). Prof. Prakash currently serves as the chair of the CERTAIN faculty advisory committee. The paper, entitled Surface dependent enhancements in water vapor permeation through nanochannels, was authored by Ph.D. students Kaushik K.