Water in the Changing Coastal Environment of Delaware

Water security is a serious issue in Delaware and globally. Improving water security is fundamentally about making better decisions, based on clear scientific understanding. This research project brings together people across many disciplines — creating real solutions that will have a positive impact on our state and its citizens.

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(302) 831-4335

221 Academy Street | Harker ISE Lab, Suite 250 | Newark, DE

Research and our Partners

This multi-institution project aims to assess major threats to Delaware’s water quality and develop viable technological and policy solutions for meeting the challenges imposed by them.

Our Partners

The University of Delaware is a major research university is dedicated to outstanding graduate, undergraduate and professional education.

Delaware State University places a strong emphasis on research, constantly seeking answers to life’s questions.

Del Tech provides professional development opportunities for their faculty; undergrad research internships; STEM learning opportunities for Delaware’s K-12; and help map the STEM pipeline of career opportunities and educational requirements.

Wesley College is committed to helping students participate in undergraduate research both on campus and at other institutions.

Project WiCCED Network in Action – November 2019

To see some of what the Project WiCCED team members have been up to, download the newsletter. For questions about the newsletter or to be included in future newsletters,...

Many Wilmington residents don’t trust their drinking water. How can we fix that? (opinion)

Many low income residents rightfully fear that their water is poisoned. Involving them directly in testing goes a long way to easing their fears. According to studies...


UD undergraduate student, Zizhuo Xu, discusses his experience conducting research with Dr. Shanshan Ding over the summer in a new UDaily article. Their work together focused...

Project WiCCED Network in Action May 2019

To see what the Project WiCCED team members have been up to, click this link: Project WiCCED in Action May 22 2019

Two Wesley Undergrads Win National Chemistry Awards

Graduating senior Lily Neff won a National American Chemical Society (ACS) Undergraduate Award in the Division of Environmental Chemistry for her work on the implementation...

Some of Our Work

Contact Us

(302) 831-4335

221 Academy Street | Harker ISE Lab, Suite 250 | Newark, DE

Join Our Team of Researchers

Big challenges require ‘WiCCED’ solutions. Our collaborations allow us to take on some of the most challenging problems. Come be a part of something special.

This website was made possible by the National Science Foundation EPSCoR Grant No. 1757353  and the State of Delaware