Archive for the In the Media Category

Sara in Allensworth

Sara Glade, a current PhD candidate is conducting her field trials in Allensworth, CA. She is running a large scale ECAR plant.

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Sara Glade, Gabriel Lobo, Bavisha Kalyan, Arkadeep Kumar, and Dana Hernandez at the 2019 Bay Area WASH Symposium

Water group researchers presented at the Bay Area Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) symposium held on May 3, 2019 at the University of California, Berkeley.

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Lab Water Technology Among Best in the World

Lab Water Technology Among Best in the World

Water-purifying technology developed at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab (Berkeley Lab) was named among only five in the world that meet current international standards in a […]

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Gadgil Group at ACS

Gadgil Group at ACS

Gabriel Lobo, Dana Hernandez, and Arkadeep Kumar attended the American Chemical Society’s (ACS) 2019 National Meeting & Expo in Orlando Florida. Gabriel Lobo presented his […]

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Sara Glade & Dana Hernandez at AWWA CA-NV Sp 2019

Sara Glade and Dana Hernandez attended the American Water Works Association, California-Nevada Section Spring 2019 Conference. Sara Glade presented her work on a scalable ECAR […]

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Combating arsenic-water crisis in rural India

Combating arsenic-water crisis in rural India

“The Better India” news outlet reported Gadgil’s lab technological innovation which has been providing drinking water to rural communities in West Bengal at just 60 […]

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Dirty cookstoves is “our” problem, not just a poor women’s problem

Dirty cookstoves is "our" problem, not just a poor women's problem

In May 2017, Dr. Ashok Gadgil spoke to a diverse audience at UC Berkeley about the life impairing challenges faced by over a billion women […]

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“A chat with Prof. Ashok Gadgil” at IIT-Bombay

"A chat with Prof. Ashok Gadgil" at IIT-Bombay

Dr. Ashok Gadgil sat down for an interview about sustainability and development engineering on January 24, 2017. In the video below, Dr. Gadgil answers thought-provoking questions from […]

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Factors Governing the Performance of Bauxite for Fluoride Remediation of Groundwater

Globally, 200 million people drink groundwater contaminated with fluoride concentrations exceeding the World Health Organization’s recommended level (WHO-MCL = 1.5 mg F–/L). This study investigates […]

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Tang Lecture for Art Rosenfeld

Ashok Gadgil was asked by his former doctoral advisor and friend and mentor, Arthur Rosenfeld, to deliver the highly prestigious Tang Lecture.    Rosenfeld is the […]

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Ashok Gadgil gave a talk at Subir & Malini Chowdhury Center for Bangladesh Studies

Ashok Gadgil was asked by the Subir and Malini Chowdhury Center for Bangladesh Studies, Institute for South Asia Studies(ISAS) at UC Berkeley to deliver a lecture on […]

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Gadgil on Berkeley’s VC Research website

UC Berkeley’s Vice Chancellor for Research has a site called “Excellence in Research“.  The site posted an article on April 25, 2016, summarizing some of Prof. Gadgil’s […]

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Engineering water research opportunity in India for Spring 2016

  Spend six months working towards arsenic-safe drinking water in rural India Over 100 million people in rural South Asia have only arsenic-contaminated  water to […]

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When an engineer explores behavior change: some thoughts and pictures from Caroline Delaire’s field work in India.

              Caroline Delaire, 3rd year PhD student in the Gadgil Lab, was given the opportunity to write about her […]

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Ashok Gadgil in IEEE Spectrum

Ashok Gadgil in IEEE Spectrum

Professor Gadgil is the featured profile under Geek Life in the IEEE Spectrum in the issue dated Feb. 28, 2015. The article, by Evan Ackerman, […]

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ECAR team at Indo-US Science and Technology Form (IUSSTF) Tech Expo meeting at Greater Noida in India

L-R: Professor Ashok Gadgil, Dr Susan Amrose, Professor Joyashree Roy, Mr Raja Mohanty ( 18th Nov 2014)    

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ECAR licensed by Luminous Water Technologies

ECAR has been licensed exclusively for India and Bangladesh by Luminuous Water Technologies. Please read more in the LBNL press release here.

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Reed Elsevier Environmental Challenge second place winner – Gadgil Lab, UC Berkeley

Reed Elsevier Environmental Challenge second place winner – Gadgil Lab, UC Berkeley

          The long-awaited list of winners of the prestigious Reed Elsevier Environmental Challenge has been announced September 3rd in Stockholm during […]

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Launch of the Development Impact Lab (DIL) at Berkeley

Launch of the Development Impact Lab (DIL) at Berkeley

We are pleased to report that the Development Impact Lab (“DIL”) was recently launched at UC Berkeley, led by Prof. Gadgil as its Principal Investigator.  […]

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ECAR team wins the Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water!

  We are happy to report that five members of the ECAR team – Ashok Gadgil, Susan Addy, Joyashree Roy, Robert Kostecki, and Case van […]

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