A variety of problems face our environment. These global challanges need to be examined from a variety of different ways.
Environmental Problems at Rensselaer
Many departments at Rensselaer perform research on environmental issues, including the Mathematical Sciences department.
- Radar imaging, which is very useful in discovering environmental problems and in monitoring the earth.
- Multiphase flows, which are flows in which more than one material moves. Applications include sedimentation, boiling filtration and separation.