May 17

Helping a Thirsty World: BGU Water Innovations


Glencoe, Illinois

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Presentation
Helping a Thirsty World: BGU Water Innovations
Prof. Noam Weisbrod
Director, Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Date
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Tuesday, May 17, 2016
7:15 p.m.
Location
Hosted in a private home.
Event Host
Ellis and Gillian Goodman

Join us for conversation and refreshments.


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Prof. Noam Weisbrod is director of the Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.  Concurrently, Prof. Weisbrod serves as head of BGU’s Department of Environmental Hydrology and Microbiology.

Prof. Weisbrod’s research is related to hydrological problems in aquifers and unsaturated systems. He has been a member of several delegations focused on water problems in developing countries, including the Israeli delegation to the UNCCD convention in Namibia.

Prof. Weisbrod earned his undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He has been a member of the Ben-Gurion University faculty since 2002.