Sunday, January 29, 2006 - 1:00am - 5:00am

Join us for this fun and interesting workshop about water purification systems using ultraviolet light (UV) designed for developing regions using expertise and materials locally available. Participate in designing and constructing such systems and bring new ideas to this exciting project!!!

10:00-11:00 Learn the basics of water disinfection using ultraviolet light.
11:00-12:00 Brainstorm ideas and designs for UV water purification systems.
12:00-12:30 Lunch break (potluck).
12:30-2:00 Help construct UV systems that will be used for tests in Berkeley, Haiti and Mexico.

Feel free to participate in any or all of the workshop sections!

Fermin Reygadas


RAEL (4152 Etcheverry Hall), UC Berkeley
Number of participants: 18

Florentino Mota, a community outreach worker in Mexico, installs a UV Tube