Water, water, everywhere, Nor any drop to drink?

Jason Reese

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Abstract

With the world’s population set to exceed nine billion by the end of the century, the demand for fresh water will become ever more acute. Applying nanotechnology to filter seawater in coastal areas could provide part of the answer, as Jason Reese explains
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)28-32
Number of pages5
JournalPhysics World
Volume24
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2011

Keywords

  • nanotechnology
  • water filtration
  • drinking water
  • carbon nanotubes
  • molecular flow

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