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Congratulations to Ling Wang, for successfully defending her Ph.D. dissertation! We look forward to graduation day with Dr. Wang!

Congratulations to Jackie Yeh for successfully defending her MS thesis! See you at graduation!

Gates Foundation awards $1.2 M for research and development of pit emptying technology to Dr. de los Reyes and team

Dr. de los Reyes receives AEESP Steven K. Dentel Award for Global Outreach

FOG team receives Excellence in Environmental Engineering and Science Award from the Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists. See announcement 

Paper on “vomiting machine” designed by Dominic Libera, published in PLoS One has gone viral, with over 100 news features including, Science magazine online, NPR, NBCNews, Yahoo, Wired, etc.

Dr. de los Reyes was awarded the Outstanding Service and Extension Award, and inducted into the Academy of Outstanding Faculty in Extension and Service

Dr. de los Reyes’ article on

Ling Wang, Catherine MacMillan win Poster Competitions at 2014 NC AWWA-WEA Conference

Featured in Iowa State Alumni Newsletter – Nov. 11, 2014

Dr. de los Reyes’ TED talk is online!

Interview by Truthloader (Video)

Dr. de los Reyes was featured in the TED Blog – January 10, 2014

Discussion of the Modified Screw Auger in the SuSanA (Sustainable Sanitation Alliance) Forum 

Dr. de los Reyes selected as a University Faculty Scholar

Dr. de los Reyes gives talk at TED Fellows Retreat – August 2013

Short Interviews for TED ED:

What was your worst job?

Top job in the future?

If you gave a TED talk?

Advice for your 16-year old self?

Top skills in 10 years?

Articles in The Philippine Star – one of the leading dailies in the Philippines