We are excited to announce that the Superfund Collaboratory facilities are now reopen (as of June 15th) following the emergency COVID shutdown in March.
Kelly Pennell, former Brown SRP post-doctoral research associate and state agencies liaison, has been named director of the University of Kentucky Superfund Research Center.
The full story is available...
New SRP Publication: Vapor Pressure of Nine Perfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) Determined Using the Knudsen Effusion Method2020-05-01 17:24
In understanding how contaminants move around in the environment and for predicting where they will ultimately settle, it is important to have a clear understanding of their chemical and physical properties. The measurement of such...
Brown SRP researchers acquire funding for development of new spin-off PPE technology for infectious disease prevention through mosquito bite inhibition2020-04-27 10:26
SRP researcher Robert Hurt received external funding to further develop personal protective equipment (PPE) for protection against mosquito-borne infectious diseases....
In 2019, the Brown SRP worked with the Rhode Island Department of Health to test wells throughout the state for PFAS. The results are now available, including in the form of a detailed interactive map.
Please see this...
The 2019 PNAS article Mosquito bite prevention through graphene barrier layers (authors include Center...
Brown SRP Trainee Vidushi Shukla was the winner of Student Nano Pitch Contest at the 8th Sustainable Nanotechnology Organization Conference 2019.
Dr. Robert Hurt (Director, Project 4 PI, Administrative Core Leader) was interviewed on WPRI news. Dr. Hurt discussed Brown researchers' recent work on the potential use of the nanomaterial graphene for mosquito bite prevention....
Joseph M. Braun will be presenting in an upcoming US Congress Briefing examining “A Healthy Start for Every Child: How the Environment Influences Health and Development.” The briefing will take place on Tuesday, September 24, 2019...
A new paper by Brown SRP researchers highlights the potential use of the nanomaterial graphene for mosquito bite prevention.
The article is available here...