Dr. Pei Xu (Associate Professor, Environmental Engineering) was recognized for her USGS 104b project on treating produced water while generating electricity. This project was selected by the National Institute for Water Resources (NIWR) to be included in their Annual Report and also reported to Congress. Dr. Xu’s project was one of only two projects selected out of 214 sponsored research projects and was highlighted in the 2017 NIWR Fact Sheet. Dr. Zachary Stoll was the previous PhD student that worked on the project under the supervision of Dr. Xu.
View the 2017 NIWR Executive Summary