Anna Murray

Contact Info:
Lantagne Group
Anderson Hall
Tufts University
Medford, MA 02155

Tel: 617.627.3955
Fax: 617.627.3994
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Ph.D. Student in Environmental Health


B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2007
M.Eng. Mechanical Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2007

Research interest statement

Anna's research focuses on evaluation of field effectiveness — including correct, consistent, and continued use — and verification and regulation of household water treatment products in developing countries.

Manuscripts published

Murray A, Goeb M, Stewart B, Hopper C, Peck J, Meub C, Asatekin A, and Lantagne D (2015). Fouling in hollow fiber membrane microfilters used for household water treatment. Journal of Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene for Development.

Murray A, Pierre-Louis J, Joseph F, Sylvain G, Patrick M, and Lantagne D (2015). Need for certification of household water treatment products: examples from Haiti. Trop Med Int Health 20(4), 462-470.

Murray A and Lantagne D (2015). Accuracy, precision, usability, and cost of free chlorine residual testing methods. J Water Health 13(1), 79-90.

Current research projects

Monitoring for Safe Water Sodium Thiosulfate Experiment
Sponsor: Aquaya Institute

Investigation of a Novel Household Electro-Chlorinator in Haiti
Sponsor: Operation Blessing

Evaluation of household drinking water filter distributions in Haiti
Sponsor: CDC

Impact of Training Program and Follow-up on Uptake of a Household Water Filter in Haiti
Sponsor: Gift of Water

Investigation of the Acceptability and Effectiveness of Smaller Biosand Filters in Nicaragua
Sponsors: Tufts University CEE Department, Lehigh University, Tufts University Graduate Student Research Award