10/25/2017  SolMem won 2nd price at 2017 China Environmental Start-up Competition​​

SolMem team attended the 2017 China Environmental Start-up Competition on October 25 in Beijing.  Out of 100+ competing teams, we won the 2nd price!  The competition is the largest one in China's environmental field, and attracted dozens of investment companies and major environmental companies.  This is a great venue for SolMem to market our company and technology in China market.  Many companies and investors showed great interest in us after winning the 2nd price.

12/7/2016  Dr. Qilin Li won first place in the Tech Idol competition held at the American Water Summit 2016.​​

Her presentation was titled “Nanophotonics enhanced solar membrane distillation (NESMD): towards low cost desolation and water purification.” Li was one of six presenters from universities and national laboratories who pitched ideas to an expert panel, after which the audience voted on the idea they thought would make the best investment.  The competition identifies innovative ideas to help utilities and industrial water users increase water efficiency.