A team of researchers including Professor Dirk Aarts from Oxford University’s Department of Chemistry has been investigating this peculiar phenomenon – one that’s ‘surprisingly difficult’ to explain from a scientific point of view.
Oxford University’s Smart Handpump research has seen the development of technology and techniques to improve water security for the poor. Recently, collaborators from Geography and Engineering hosted a seminar showcasing their innovative work.
Oxford University’s Dr Katrina Charles explores the challenge of realising the Sustainable Development Goals for WASH in a blog for the Conversation.
Earlier this year, Oxford DPhil student Homero Paltan travelled to California to spend a summer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Here he recounts his experience.