Research For

Contact Info

Vicky Karanikola, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering
UA Haury Faculty Fellow
Provost Early Career Scholars Awardee
University of Arizona

Campus office: 
Civil Engineering, Room 306F
Telephone: 520-621-5881

Email: vkaranik@email.arizona.edu

The KORES lab focuses on advance water and wastewater treatment processes with particular interest on material and process optimization at the water-energy nexus interface. We use fundamentals to improve performance of processes while bridging the gap between the lab scale and real life application through vigorous cost and energy optimization techniques.

  • Making Water from the Sun -- Navajo Nation Pilot Scale Solar Nanofiltration system.
  • Making Water from the Sun -- Navajo Nation Solar Membrane Distillation system Pilot Scale.