Scotland university ties up with India to study river pollution

2018-06-01T08:22:43+00:00May 24th, 2018|2017/2018, Region Focus, UK Edition- May 2018|

University of Strathclyde’s tie-up with Aligarh Muslim University reflects a further boost to India-UK educational and research ties. Scientists from Scotland’s University of Strathclyde have teamed up with colleagues at Aligarh Muslim University to study the impact of industrialisation on two major rivers in both countries. Researchers will analyse samples of indigenous bacteria taken from the River Clyde in Scotland and the Yamuna River in India, a tributary of the Ganges, to understand more about how they respond to industrial pollutants. The two-year study, aimed at learning more about the [...]