Environmental Impact: Rendering Toxic Explosives HarmlessJune 4, 2019
A UA-led team of engineers and scientists are researching new methods, including "magic" microbes and chemical processes, to remove insensitive high explosives from soil and water.
UA Engineers Use $1.2M Grant to Make Drinking Water SaferMarch 19, 2019
U.S. Department of Defense funding will allow a team of researchers led by chemical and environmental engineering professor Reyes Sierra to advance groundwater purification methods.
Shanghai Rankings: UA Water Resources Program No. 1 GloballyFebruary 27, 2019
The Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities also ranked the UA in the top 50 for library sciences, communication, earth sciences, ecology and public administration.
Sustainability Happens All Over Campus – Here's a Map to Prove ItFebruary 18, 2019
The recently updated UA Sustainability Map, which plots sustainability-related work on campus, has three new layers with information about the people, events, and news related to each project. The map's creators hope it becomes a go-to resource for data on campus sustainability.
Seeing the Forest Through the Lidar LensFebruary 12, 2019
A team of ecologists used lidar technology to scan the leaf canopy of an Amazon forest and found that trees responded to drought in some surprising ways.