Francesc Labad Roig, a Graduate student at the Universitat de Barcelona, from Barcelona, Spain joins the group! He comes from the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC) under the supervision of Dra. Sandra Pérez and Dr. Enric Vázquez. He will be here for almost six months (July-December) in order to use ion mobility instrumentation to separate and analyze very persistent and very mobile (vPvM) substances such as melamine or PFAs from urban waters (mainly groundwater) from Atlanta. The main instrumentation used will be the Synapt G2S coupled to a Q-ToF. This work is in the frame of the UPWATER project. Francesc is enjoying an FPI 2019 grant from the Spanish ministry.