Wednesday, April 9, 2014
U-T San Diego -- In the aftermath of disaster, clean water is first on the list of necessities. So a group of University of San Diego engineering students are building a portable water purification system that can run on solar or human power.
The project will be on display at the university’s 24th annual Undergraduate Research Conference on Thursday, April 10.
The portable water purifier was proposed by five engineering students, who tailored it for use by relief agencies in events such as last year’s Philippine typhoon. (Full Story)