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Dr Chris Sweetapple

Research Fellow


Telephone: 01392 723600

Extension: (Streatham) 3600

Chris Sweetapple is a Research Fellow in the Centre for Water Systems, where he is working on the LOTUS, FIWARE4Water and Aqua3S projects. Prior to this, he graduated from the University of Exeter with a first class degree in Civil Engineering in 2011 and continued to complete a PhD, in which he investigated strategies for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from wastewater treatment. Chris then worked on the Safe & SuRe project, which aimed to develop a new paradigm for urban water management in response to emerging challenges and uncertainties.

In 2015, Chris was awarded the Scopus Young Researcher UK Award, in recognition of his work on greenhouse gas emissions from wastewater treatment.