Groundwater Protection and Restoration Group
The Groundwater Protection and Restoration Group (GPRG) at the University of Sheffield is an international centre of excellence for applied research on groundwater.
Alex McFarlane wins prize for best poster at prestigious U.S. conference
Alex McFarlane, whose research is focused on biofilm development in aircraft fuel distribution systems, has won a prize for best poster at the IASH 2015 14th International Symposium on Stability, Handling and Use of Liquid Fuels in Charleston.
New Visiting Professor of Environmental Science appointed to GPRG
Dr Owen Fenton, a hydrogeologist and soil scientist within the renowned Agriculture and Food Development Authority in Ireland (Teagasc), was appointed Visiting Professor of Environmental Science in the GPRG from September 2016.
Steve Thornton appointed to international research peer review panel
The Danish Council for Independent Research, Technology and Production has appointed Steve Thornton to its international peer review panel on environment and resources from February 2017.
The GPRG seeks to make a practical contribution to the protection, restoration and sustainable management of groundwater through international quality scientific research, supported by engineering applications and wide dissemination.