The partnership will draw Rice researchers and city of Houston departments together for mutually beneficial research.
Rice University NEWT now have a water purification plant housed in a steel box that can treat 5,000 liters of water per hour. It's called NEWDL and ATOM.
The Texas House of Representatives has passed a resolution honoring Nick Fang, a Rice University alumnus and assistant professor of civil engineering at the University of Texas at Arlington, for his work in helping develop a real-time flood-alert system for Houston.
Reginald DesRoches, the William and Stephanie Sick Dean of the George R. Brown School of Engineering and professor of civil and environmental engineering at Rice University, has been named a member of the National Construction Safety Team (NCST) Advisory Committee, charged with evaluating major infrastructure failures and making safety recommendations. NCST is administered by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) within the U.S. Department of Commerce.
Rice University civil and environmental engineers to analyze storm’s long-term impact
Rice, China team uses phage-enhanced nanoparticles to kill bacteria that foul water treatment systems.