Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association - Event Information

Event Name:Annual RMSAWWA/RMWEA Student Research Conference
Event Type(s):Conference
Description:The Annual RMSAWWA/RMWEA Student Research Conference is a forum for graduate students to present water-related research and design projects to their peers and to science and engineering professionals. Undergraduate students involved in advanced research are also encouraged to submit abstracts. The conference fosters networking among students, engineering and consulting firms, local utilities, and university faculty within the Rocky Mountain region. We are welcoming and encouraging presentations on a broad range of research topics in the areas of science and engineering of water and wastewater treatment and reuse.
Event Date:5/17/2021
Event Time:All day
Location:Online TBD
, CO
Contact Person:Kara Mihalik
(phone: N/A)
Details:Due to COVID-19, this year’s conference will be held virtually. This is an opportunity for students that would have been unable to travel to present their research to a wide audience of fellow students and water/environment professionals in the Rocky Mountain region.
Presentation Categories:
  • Oral Presentation
  • Poster Presentation
  • Flash Presentation
Topics of interest include, but not limited to:
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Water Resources and Hydrology
  • Water Reuse
  • Climate Change Issues/Impacts
  • Water-Energy Nexus
  • Novel Lab Methods and Analysis
  • Disinfection and Disinfection Byproducts
  • Oil and Gas Wastewater Treatment Processes
  • Membrane Processes
  • Microbial Ecology
  • Biosolid Management
  • Others
  • Scholarships ranging from $100 to >1,000 (depending on industry contribution and AWWA/WEA cost sharing). First place winners will also receive a travel award for the ACE2022 conference.
Abstracts will be reviewed by an independent panel of judges from the Rocky Mountain Region. Submit your abstract to by March 19th for consideration.
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