Urban Water Center

The Urban Water Center fosters sustainable design of urban water systems through water efficiency and resource recovery to assure a healthy and secure water future for communities globally.

The Center, works with a network of research institutions organized through the NSF-funded Urban Water Innovation Network (UWIN) which provides research, engagement and educational programs to address challenges that threaten urban water systems. The mission of UWIN is to create technological, institutional, and management solutions to help communities increase the resilience of their water systems and enhance preparedness for responding to water crises.


  • Resource Recovery and Water Recycling
  • Innovative Water Treatment Technology
  • Fit-for-Purpose Water
  • Urban Water Infrastructure




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