Timothy Purvis

Master’s Student

Timothy is a research assistant at the Water Institute, working primarily on the monitoring and evaluation of water supplies. He is interested in water quality and distribution for rural communities and displaced peoples, with particular focus on communities in the Levant and Central Asia. During his undergraduate studies in Mechanical Engineering at Georgia Tech, Timothy also worked on technology development, including the prototyping systems for the rapid detection of E. coli in water, and the detection of microplastics in water samples.