Microbial Fuel Cell Treatment of Wastewater

Friday, January 17, 2014
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
MS or PhD Graduate Fellowship
Job Institution: 
University of New Mexico
Job Description: 

A research assistant position for an MS or PhD degree is available at the University of New Mexico in Environmental Engineering, with a focus on development of microbial fuel cell technologies as means of harvesting energy from wastewater. The research project will include elements of electrochemistry, process control, modeling, microbiology, and molecular analyses to develop MFC electrodes for improved energy production during biological treatment of wastewater.

Interested individuals should contact Dr. Andrew Schuler (schuler@unm.edu, 505.277.4556), Department of Civil Engineering, for more details.