May 17-21, 2015
Members of the Stillwell Research Group attended and made presentations at the EWRI World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2015 in Austin, Texas. Zachary Barker’s presentation covered his research into the energy footprint of expanding reclaimed water networks. Lauren Logan presented a novel method for assessing risk posed to aquatic species by thermal power plant effluent. Tyler DeNooyer discussed the nexus between water resources and electricity supply in the state of Illinois. Beyond attending a plethora of fascinating talks and networking with others passionate about water, the group enjoyed the sites, smells, and tastes that only Austin, Texas provides.