Water and Resilience Research Group


Explore our current graduate research projects in fields of energy, water, sustainability and resilience.

Water treatment and adsorption

  • James Aremu – Arsenic removal from raw water sources
  • Daniel Bernstein – Biological activated carbon for organics removal
  • Steven Wu - Large scale continuous manufacture of molecularly imprinted polymers
  • Nilakshi Dissanayake - Measurement of UV penetration in floc and floc properties using fluorescence techniques

Effluent and solid waste treatment

Chemical production


  • Steven Raynor - Multi-hazard mapping and resilience assessment of Tauranga city
  • Resilience Hamilton