Flinders University ground water researchers are using World Water Day 2015 to promote the importance of Australia’s vast groundwater reserves.
The partnership approach to groundwater research has been strengthened, with the Murray–Darling Basin Authority announcing $1 million for the Flinders based National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training.
Two Flinders University affiliates have been inducted as Fellows of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE).
A groundwater interpretative trail has been developed by the National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training to highlight the importance of groundwater in regional communities.
The global groundwater community – including experts from the National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training – will unite to discuss, debate and explore solutions to the groundwater challenges of the 21st century at the 2013 International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH) Congress.
World-leading groundwater scientist, Flinders University professor Craig Simmons, has been named a finalist in the prestigious Australian Museum Eureka Prizes.
A novel technique to prevent seawater intrusion into coastal freshwater stores has earned Chunhui Lu a Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Early Career Researchers.
Professor Craig Simmons has been appointed to the University’s inaugural Schultz Chair in the Environment.
Visiting water scientists from Laos have added to their expertise by undertaking an Australian Groundwater School short course.