School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering

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Water Quality, Security and Environmental Engineering

We undertake research with partners in the U.K. and internationally on a variety of water treatment technologies, as well as energy recovery from waste. We have a particular focus on developing nations. Recent research projects include:

  • Royal Academy of Engineering, Engineering for Development Fellowship to develop improved waste management processes in developing countries. Sola will be investigating agri-food waste and the development of clean biofuels;
  • British Council Newton Fund research on community scale, decentralised anaerobic digestion for energy and resource recovery;
  • The British Council supported collaboration between Loughborough and the University of Bahrain: Technical Integration of Sustainable Energy and Water (TISEW). 

Academic staff with research interest in this area are

Tanja Radu Sola Afolabi M. Sohail 

 Selected Recent Publications:

Athena Swan Bronze award

Contact us

+44 (0)1509 222637

School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering
Loughborough University
Leicestershire
LE11 3TU