Centre for Environmental Studies - Anna University


The Centre has been involved in fundamental and applied research work. Assessment of chemical and biological characteristics of water bodies, Treatment and reuse of Sewage and Industrial Effluents, Bioremediation, Advanced Oxidation Process, Groundwater recharge, Degradation of toxic wastes, Air Pollution Modeling and Monitoring, Membrane Process, Carbon dioxide Sequestration, Hydrogen production from waste streams, Solid waste management and Hazardous waste management, Rehabilitation of composites are some of the research areas of investigation at the Centre.

Various National/International agencies like Department of Science and Technology, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Ministry of Urban Development, United Nations Development Programme, University Grants Commission, Tamil Nadu Water Supply and Drainage Board, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Central Pollution Control Board and Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board, Centre for International Migration, Germany, Swedish International Development Cooperation (SIDA) and Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) have funded sponsored research activities