KU Water Research Workshop

KU has many resources for water research. We are home to a number of centers, departments and museums that do an amazing amount of research involving biodiversity and the quality, availability and use of water. Some of the best water-related researchers in the world are faculty and staff at KU. The grand challenge with water research goes well beyond science and engineering, however. To understand how everything relates you also need to engage the humanities, the arts, the social sciences and education. KU has research strengths in all these areas and is bringing them together to think about water in new and challenging ways.


Current and Upcoming Events

Big 12 Universities Water Workshop

The Oread
Monday, November 17th,
5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

The Kansas Union
Tuesday, November 18th,
7 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Past Events

Characterizing the subglacial hydrology of Thwaites Glacier, West Antarctica Using Airborne Radar Sounding

Lindley 103
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
4 p.m.

Geologic CO2 Sequestration in Low-Volume Basalt Reservoirs

Lindley 103
Thursday, April 10, 2014
4 p.m.

Sedimentation Research Workshop

Capitol Plaza Hotel in Topeka ($25 fee)
Monday, April 14th, 2014
9:00 am to 4:10 pm

Advances in Solute Transport from Electrical Geophysics

103 Lindley
Monday, April 14th, 2014
4:00 pm

The 64th Annual KU Environmental Engineering Conference

The Kansas Union ($30)
April 16, 2014
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Chi Zhang from Rutgers University​ seminar​

103 Lindley Hall
Friday, April 18th, 2014
11:00 am

Future of Water in Kansas

Kansas Room at the KU Union
Thursday, April 24, 2014
4-6 p.m.

6th Annual Joint Conference of the Kansas Water Environment Federation (KWEA) 

Capitol Plaza Hotel in Topeka
August 26th, 27th and 28th, 2014
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59th Annual Midwest Groundwater Conference

Lawrence, KS Holiday Inn
October 1 and 2, 2014 
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