University of California, Riverside, CA
PI: Sundararajan Venkatadriagaram.
Environmental engineering undergrads: Hero Alexander, Laura Grigoryan, Valerie Ocampo, Philip Montoya, Jonathan Parker.
Mechanical engineering undergrads: Yazan Salameh, Ryan Deuling.
EPA P3 Video Presentation
Explains project designed to provide potable water to citizens in areas where clean water is limited or non-existent. Shows progress for development and implementation of prototype flash distillation units capable of minimizing purifying sea-water and minimizing utility cost. Plans to create a standalone water purification system for single family use that is powered completely with solar energy and delivers 1000 L/d potable water.