Student working on a research project.

Ultrasonic Irradiation For Pollution Control

Students will use 20 kHz sound waves to produce hydroxyl radicals and treat pollutants in water. Students will explore basic aspects of experimental design and will examine the effects of initial pollutant concentration and ultrasonic irradiation intensity.

Research Project Information

Disciplines: Environmental Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering
Student Skill-Set Needed: Basic wet-chemical skills similar to those in freshman chemistry labs, desire to do environmentally-oriented research
Compensation: Academic Credit, Volunteer
Available: Fall, Spring, Summer


For further information on this opportunity, or to apply, contact:

Faculty Member: James N. Jensen
Department: Civil, Structural And Environmental Engineering
Office: 212 Ketter Hall
Phone: 645-4007