Applied Research

Working to Solve Real-World Problems

The goal of the USPCASW research program is the make the work of the academic community useful and relevant to solving the real problems facing local communities. Our approach is interdisciplinary, and bridges the divide between fields as diverse as economics and engineering, medicine and the law. Our program is working to incubate public-private partnerships that are capable of developing the next generation of technologies and innovations to help the world meet the water security challenges of the twenty-first century.