Arslan Ahmad is an internationally oriented water professional and a leading research scientist in KWR’s Water Systems and Technology Research Group. He is the Vice-Chair of the International Water Association’s Specialist Group on Metals and Related Substances (IWA-METRELS), and Executive Member of the Governing Board of the International Society of Groundwater for Sustainable Development (ISGSD).
Arslan is also the Exhibition Chair and Member of the Scientific Committee of the International Congress Series on Arsenic in the Environment (As20xx). Among his other international scientific affiliations, KTH-International Groundwater Arsenic Research Group (KTH-GARG) and Wageningen University and Research (WUR) are prominent.
Arslan is a key researcher in the Netherlands in the field of arsenic and chromate removal from public drinking water supplies. His research interests also extend to resource recovery from water, wastewater and residuals generated in the water (treatment) cycle. Arslan is experienced in up-scaling and piloting of technologies such as Rapid Sand Filtration, Low-Pressure Membrane Filtration, Fixed-Bed Sorption Reactors, Eutectic Freeze Crystallization (EFC) and Advanced Oxidation Coprecipitation Filtration (AOCF).