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March 9, 2020

Artificial water channels enable fast and selective water permeation

Artificial water channels enable fast and selective water permeation through "water-wire"--densely connected chains of water molecules--networks.

[Research supported by National Science Foundation grants CBET 1552571, DMR 1827346 and CBET 1804836.]

Learn more about this research in The University of Texas news story How we transport water in our bodies inspires new water filtration method. (Date image taken: 2019; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: March 9, 2020)

Credit: Erik Zumalt, Cockrell School of Engineering, UT Austin

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