Seeking and Securing Clean Water
Finding clean and abundant drinking water is a challenge around the world.
Sarah Dickson, an associate civil engineering professor, is working to turn the tide on this through the use of emerging technologies. By using a global database and smartphones, Sarah intends to help smaller, marginalized regions around the globe pinpoint the location of and secure access to water supplies. The program director for Water Without Borders, Dickson’s research focuses on the input, transport and fate of contaminants in groundwater systems.Learn how Sarah's making a difference Water Without Borders