Navigation Links
New planning grants to fund research on freshwater issues
Date:8/18/2008

ions (jointly funded by the Woods Institute and the Stanford School of Medicine): Researchers will organize workshops in two regions of the world most affected by a lack of safe drinking water: Sub-Saharan Africa and South/Southeast Asia. The workshops will be designed to foster dialogue and debate among academics, business leaders and regulators, with the goal of identifying promising solutions to freshwater challenges now being implemented at the local level.

Principal investigators: Jenna Davis (Civil and Environmental Engineering/Woods Institute) and Len Ortolano (Civil and Environmental Engineering)

An Integrated Model of the California Water System: This project will bring together scholars, industry participants and policymakers for a series of meetings that lead to the design of an integrated model of the California water system, incorporating agricultural, residential, industrial, commercial, environmental and recreational uses of fresh water throughout the state.

Principal investigator: Frank Wolak (Economics)

Comprehensive Studies of Aquifer Depletion and Salinization: This proposal is to develop a large-scale research project focusing on the depletion and salinization of aquifers, which are significant problems in the arid West and other parts of the world that rely heavily on groundwater.

Principal investigators: Peter Kitanidis and Martin Reinhard (Civil and Environmental Engineering); Rosemary Knight (Geophysics); Frank Wolak (Economics)

Water in the West: A Regional Approach (jointly funded by the Woods Institute, the School of Medicine and the Bill Lane Center for the Study of the North American West at Stanford): Researchers will develop a series of workshops endeavoring to lead to regional solutions to major water challenges in the western United States. Participants will include regional utilities, government organizations, non-governmental organizations and experts from
'/>"/>

Contact: Mark Shwartz
mshwartz@stanford.edu
650-723-9296
Stanford University
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Biomass production -- careful planning can bring many benefits
2. Homeland Security awards 2 grants to Rutgers for nuclear threat detection
3. Flu vaccine in painless skin patches under development at Emory, Georgia Tech with NIH grants
4. AACR, BCRF award inaugural grants in translational breast cancer research
5. Einstein researchers receive grants totaling $700,000 for innovative breast cancer research
6. NIH grants $33 M in institutional development awards to 3 states
7. Biometrics Help Identify, Apprehend and Deter Illegal Migrants
8. NIH grants enable energy studies
9. EMBO Installation Grants help 9 scientists set up in Europe
10. Five young Hebrew University scientists win first competitive EU grants
11. 2 federal public health grants awarded to Weill Cornell Medical College
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/17/2014)...  HITLAB SM announced today its completion ... confirm its adherence to current U.S. Food and ... to conduct regulated smart device and smart phone ... safety and research quality. "HITLAB is ... delivery with innovative technology," said Laura Pugliese ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... --Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9zq33j/global_chemical ) ... Chemical Sensor Market 2015-2019" report to their ... One major trend upcoming in this ... in biomedical applications. Chemical sensors help in recording ... during surgical procedures. The Global Chemical Sensor market ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... , Dec. 12, 2014 Research and Markets ... addition of the "Global Facial Recognition Market ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Facial ... of individuals. Facial recognition system measures the overall ... jaw edges, mouth, and the distance between eyes. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):HITLAB Completes GCP Audit for FDA Smart Device & App Compliance 2Global Chemical Sensor Market 2015-2019: Key Vendors are Abbott Laboratories, Bayer, Hoffmann La-Roche, Johnson & Johnson, NGK Spark Plugs and Robert Bosch 2Global Facial Recognition Market 2015-2019: Key Vendors are 3M Cogent, Cognitec Systems, NEC and Safran Group 2Global Facial Recognition Market 2015-2019: Key Vendors are 3M Cogent, Cognitec Systems, NEC and Safran Group 3
... total stock of fish on the planet had been reckoned ... of them were thought to be mesopelagic fish, in other ... metres in ocean areas. However, an international team*, in ... by the doctor in oceanography Xabier Irigoien, has discovered that ...
... sites that generates the most scientific debate is the dating ... at the Spanish National Research Centre for Human Evolution, among ... the , Journal of Archaeological Science , has clarified that ... Homo antecessor were discovered in 1994, is 900,000 ...
... honey producer and fifth largest honey exporter in the ... in Mexico to quantify the genetically modified organism (GMO) ... Germany. Their results will appear Feb. 7 in the ... staff scientist at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, and ...
Cached Biology News:Dating is refined for the Atapuerca site where Homo antecessor appeared 2Smithsonian reports GMO soybean pollen threatens Mexican honey sales 2
(Date:12/19/2014)... -- Relmada Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: RLMD), a clinical-stage company ... announced the results of its annual general meeting of ... year in Relmada,s history and it set the stage ... Sergio Traversa , chief executive officer of Relmada. "Over ... human resource and clinical development objectives that position Relmada ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... (PRWEB) December 17, 2014 Based ... the overall surgical imaging market is dominated by ... the surgical imaging market. These players include GE ... Ziehm Imaging (Germany). , Full Report Copy ... of GE Healthcare can be attributed to its ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... 17, 2014 Achim Noack has been ... Stoller Group. In this position, Noack will assist Jerry ... matters, develop marketing strategy and supervise global marketing management ... “Achim has tremendous knowledge and experience in the crop ... “His experience and innovative thinking will be a great ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... CA (PRWEB) December 17, 2014 Once ... to provide a larger packaged waste water treatment plant ... King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC). Two years ago Bioshaft ... Jeddah Gate Development, serving two residential towers with an ... is over a quarter million gallons per day and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Relmada Therapeutics Announces Results of Annual Shareholders Meeting 2Global Refurbished Surgical Imaging Market by Product & Application is Estimated to Reach $1.25 Billion by 2019 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Global Refurbished Surgical Imaging Market by Product & Application is Estimated to Reach $1.25 Billion by 2019 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Global Refurbished Surgical Imaging Market by Product & Application is Estimated to Reach $1.25 Billion by 2019 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Achim Noack Joins Stoller Group as Global Vice President of Marketing and Administration 2
... - Leslie Hearn's first rule for the execution of ... techno jargon is unavoidable, the value of plain-spoken communication is ... Telecom . , , Leslie Hearn "Great ... said. "There has to be a lot of plain talk ...
... Wis. - aOva Technologies , a developer of ... nest egg. , ,aOva recently announced the closing of ... closed one week ahead of schedule. The funding, collected from ... further its line of antibody egg products that improve feed ...
... Darwin Smith may or may not have brought down a ... 1983, and Wisconsin had just elected liberal Democrat Tony Earl ... an income tax increase, and Smith issued a dire warning ... climate. , ,Two years later, Smith moved Kimberly-Clark's corporate headquarters ...
Cached Biology Technology:CIO Leadership Series: Leslie Hearn, TDS Telecom 2CIO Leadership Series: Leslie Hearn, TDS Telecom 3CIO Leadership Series: Leslie Hearn, TDS Telecom 4aOva Technologies raises $3 million 2RedPrairie: Will they stay, or will they go? 2RedPrairie: Will they stay, or will they go? 3RedPrairie: Will they stay, or will they go? 4
...
p230 trans Golgi Purified Anti-Human clone 15, Isotype Mouse IgG 1 , 50 µg Consult technical datasheet for details....
Goat polyclonal to Duffy / FY / DARC...
Guanylate Kinase Purified Anti-Mouse, Anti-Rat clone 28, Isotype Mouse IgG 1 , 50 µg Consult technical datasheet for details....
Biology Products: