Akram Alshawabkeh, EREM2013 Chair

Dear Colleagues,

It was my great pleasure host EREM2013 at Northeastern University.  My sincere thanks to all those who participated from around the world (22 countries in all).  A special thanks to our keynote speaker Dr. Ronald Probstein and our invited speaker Dr. Martin Bazant.  I also want to congratulate once more our poster prize winners:

  • First Prize: Ji-Min Jung, Chonbuk National University, South Korea – “Solar Cell-Based Electrokinetic Remediation of Heavy Metal Contaminated Soil”
  • Second Prize: Juan Manuel Paz Garcia, University of Malaga, Spain – “Modeling of Transport Processes Through Ion Exchange Membranes”
  • Third Prize: Yasuhiro Akemoto, Hokkaido University, Japan – “Electrokinetic Remediation for Alkali Metal Ions from Contaminated Soil by Tsunami”

Photos from the conference have now been posted online.

I look forward to seeing you next year in Spain.

Warm wishes,

Akram Alshawabkeh
Organizing Committee Chair