Welcome to the Westerhoff Lab


I want to thank all my former / current students, collaborators and ASU leadership for being able to make this possible. Thank you. ASU story available here Washington, D.C., February 07, 2023 — The National […]

Arizona invests $40M in ASU Global Water Technology Center

Read article about investment Westerhoff will help co-lead technology development and demonstration of desalination technologies tailored to help address Arizona water quality and quantity challenges over the next decade.

We’re going to Space !!

NSF and CASIS funded our new Germicidal Ultraviolet Light Biofilm Inhibition (GULBI) project with a team from ASU (Westerhoff, Nickerson, Barrila, Perreault), Texas State University (McLean) and BioServe. This project is supported through a joint […]

Want help writing your PhD NSF GFRP ?

We want to help you be successful in developing your ideas and personal statements. Our Environmental Engineering group will be offering an opportunity to have faculty and current PhD students with NSF GFRP help you […]

Juliana Levi wins first place

PhD student Juliana Levi wins first place in the Spring 2022 AZ Water’s student poster contest. Fantastic presentation, representation of NEWT research and a cash prize of $250.

NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates available

The Science and Technologies for Phosphorus Sustainability (STEPS) Center will support 15 students for ten weeks (May 31, 2022 – August 5, 2022) through a multi-institutional Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program. Students will work on independent research […]

Seeking diverse and talented PhDs & Post-doc

I’m looking for 1 or 2 new PhD students to join my group in summer/fall 2022 to work on environmental chemistry analytics as applied to nanotechnology and/or organic phosphorus as part of multiple Centers my […]