Monthly Archives: July 2012

Sloan Valve to Lease Space in Water Accelerator Center

The Milwaukee Water Council today announced that Sloan will become another tenant of the Water Accelerator Center at 223 W. Pittsburgh. Sloan, headquartered in Franklin Park, Illinois, will open a new office in the Milwaukee Water Council’s Executive Suite Floor. In … Continue reading

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Water Research Wednesday: Dr. Peter Geissinger

Dr. Peter Geissinger is an Associate Professor at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Dr. Geissinger’s research interests are the investigation of internal electric fields in condensed systems using high- resolution laser spectroscopy as well as the application of fiber-optic sensor technologies for environmental monitoring. – … Continue reading

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Water Research Wednesday: Dr. Nancy Frank

Dr. Nancy Frank is an Associate Professor in the Urban Planning department at UW-Milwaukee. Dr. Frank’s areas of interest include policy issues related to water, land use, brownfield redevelopment, urban green space, and climate change. She also serves as editor of WAPA News, the … Continue reading

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Enriching the Economy Through Education

Ryan Matthews Our long term goal of creating a self-sustaining water related business market in Milwaukee depends on our ability to foster interest in the next generation. We strive to  facilitate and encourage programs that teach students about the Milwaukee water cluster. … Continue reading

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“Sparkles the Water Spaniel” Talks Water

Ryan Matthews If you’ve been watching television lately in the Milwaukee area, chances are you may have seen a few public service announcements about water quality coming from an unlikely source, a dog. Like you, I was confused at first. … Continue reading

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Water Research Wednesday: Dr. Thomas Consi

Dr. Thomas Consi is an Assistant Professor in the  School of Freshwater Science at UW-Milwaukee. Dr. Consi’s interests lie with developing robotics for field research applications. His work helps to develop tools to collect data in underwater environments. Student involvement helps in the … Continue reading

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