Urban Wildlife and Ecosystems

Across the globe, humans have built cities in the most biodiverse rich landscapes.  Cities occupy the prime real estate: the best soils located near water resources, often where the most prolific vegetation was present.  These also happen to be the most...

Dr John Ruprecht, Centre Director

The Centre for Water, Energy, and Waste is proud to be lead by Dr John Ruprecht. As Centre Director, Dr Ruprecht brings decades of high-level leadership experience from both private industry and regulatory bodies. His recent positions have included over three years as...

Prof Parisa Bahri

Professor Parisa Arabzadeh Bahri is an instructor, leader, and innovator at Murdoch University and the Harry Butler Institute’s Centre for Water, Energy, and Waste. Her research focusses on industrial modelling and control, a variety of aspects of industrial...

New Technology and Systems

Innovation underpins research at the Centre for Water, Energy, and Waste at the Harry Butler Institute. This program highlights world-class innovations in energy, water, and waste technologies such as solar powered water desalinisation and integrated technologies that...

Policy, Planning, Economics, & Community

As a part of the Harry Butler Institute, researchers at the Centre for Water, Energy, and Waste believe that science’s greatest goal is to serve the public good. All of the work at the Centre for Water, Energy, and Waste therefore has a translational element....