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PhD Theses

PhDs Awarded in Environmental Engineering and Science  

Degrees in Environmental Engineering and Science were awarded beginning in 1971. Prior to that time, persons specializing in environmental engineering received their degrees in Sanitary Engineering. Recipients of the doctorate previous to 1971 are listed here if their advisor was associated with the environmental engineering speciality and their thesis topic was environmentally related.

Each listing includes the name of the person, the year of the degree, the title of the thesis, the name of the thesis advisor, and the recipient's current or most recently known position. The listing is in order of the year of receipt of the degree, from earliest to latest, and alphabetically within years. The listed whereabouts of some of our graduates may be outdated; if you have more recent information, please e-mail the webmaster.

  1. Johnsen III, David L.
    (2014)  "Monitoring and Control of Electrothermal Swing Adsorption Based on Electrical Properties of the Adsorbent"  (M.J. Rood).  Environmental Engineer, Clean Air Engineering, Palatine, IL.
  2. Kimura, Susana
    (2013)  "Formation of (Halo) Acetamides and (Halo) Acetonitriles from the Reaction of Monochloramine and (Halo) Acetaldehydes in Water"  (B.J. Mariñas).  Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL.
  3. Komaki, Yukako
    (2013)  "Toxic Effects on Model Mammalian Cells by Monohalogenated Disinfection Byproducts: Haloacetic Acids and haloacetonitriles"  (B.J. Mariñas). Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL.
  4. Gutierrez, Leonardo
    (2013) "Rotavirus Interactions with Silica and Natural Organic Matter" (T.H. Nguyen).  Yachay University in Ecuador.
  5. Atkinson, John D.
    (2013) "Understanding and Enhancing Multi-Pollutant Control Using Carbon-Based Materials" (M.J. Rood).   Assistant Professor, New York State University, Buffalo, NY.
  6. Luh, Jeanne
    (2012)  "Effect of Bromide Ion on the Formation of N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) in Waters Treated with Monochloramine" 
    (B.J. Mariñas).  Postdoctoral Research Associate, The Water Institute, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC.
  7. Brem, Benjamin T.
    (2012) "Optical Properties of Moderately-Absorbing Organic an dMixed Organic/Inorganice Particles at High Sub-Saturated Humidities" (T. Bond and M.J. Rood).  Post-Doctoral Researcher, ETH-EMPA, Switzerland.
  8. Liu, Yuanyuan
    (2012) "Roles of Surface Interaction on Cryptosporidium Parvum Oocyst Transport in Subsurface Environment"  (T.H. Nguyen).  Pacific Northwest National Lab.

  9.  Zhang, Xinyu
    (2012) "Enhanced Biohydrogen Production and Substrate Utilization by Co-Culture Fementation with Reduced Extracellular Electron Shuttles"  (E. Morgenroth, K. Finneran, J. Zilles).  HYX Biotech LLC.
  10. Paul, Tias
    (2012)  "Interaction of Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics with Nanophase Metal Oxide Photocatalysts and Soil Minerals" (T. Strathmann).  CERL.
  11. Hu, Lanhua
    (2011) "Oxidative Treatment of Emerging Micropollutants and Viral Pathogens by Potassium Permanganate and Ferrate: Kinetics and Mechanisms" (T. Strathmann).  Nalco Corporation.
  12. Page, Martin
    (2010) Kinetics and Mechanisms of Adenovirus Type 2 Inactivation with Chemical Oxidation, Irradiation and Photocatalysis Processes" (B.J. Mariñas). Environmental Materials Engineer, U.A. Army Construction Engineering Research Laboratory, Champaign, IL.
  13. Suzuki, Tasuma
    (2010)  "A Mechanistic Study of Aresnic (III) Rejection by Reverse Osmosis and Nanofiltration Membranes" (B.J. Mariñas).  Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Yamaguchi University, Japan.
  14. Ding, Li
    (2010) "Mechanisms of Competitive Adsorption between Trace Organic Contaminants and Natural Organic Matter on Activated Carbon"  (V.L. Snoeyink and B.J. Mari
    ñas). 
  15. Kumar, Manish
    (2010) "Biomimetic membranes as new materials for applications in environmental engineering an dbiology" (M. Clark and J. Zilles).  Assistant Professor, Pennsylvania State University.
  16. Yang, Yaning
    (2010)  “The Role of Carbonaceous Materials in Pavement Dust, Soils, and Lake Sediments on the Fate of Organic Pollutants in Small Urban Watersheds” (C.J. Werth). Post-Doctoral Associate, Illinois State Geological Survey.
  17. Coronell Nieto, Orlando
    (2010) "Quantitative Characterization of Physico-chemical Properties of the Active Layers of Reverse Osmosis and Nanofiltration Membranes, and their Relation to Membrane Performance" (B.J. Mariñas).  Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC.
  18. Emamipour, Hamid
    (2009)  “Experimental and Numerical Evaluation of Electrothermal-Swing Adsorption for Capture and Recovery or Destruction of Organic Vapors” (M.J. Rood and D.L. Thurston). Post-Doctoral Researcher, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL.
  19. Wang, Wei
    (2009) "Aerosol Optical Properties and the Influence of Particulate Organic Matter” (M.J. Rood) Air Quality Engineer, CH2M HILL, Texas.
  20. Menniti, Adrienne
    (2009) "The influence of shear on EPS production in membrane bioreactors" (E. Morgenroth), CH2M HILL, Portland, Oregon.
  21. Page, Martin
    (2009) "Kinetics and Mechanisms of Adenovirus Type 2 Inactivation with Chemical Oxidation, Irradiation, and Photocatalysis Processes" (Benito J. Mariñas).
  22. Suzuki, Tasuma
    (2009) "A Mechanistic Study of Aresenic (III) Rejection by Reverse Osmosis and Nanofiltration Membranes" (Benito J. Mariñas).
  23. Kim, Dongwook
    (2009) "Influence of Iron Speciation on Redox Cycling and Reactivity with Persistent Organic Contaminants" (T.J. Strathmann) , Assistant Professor, Korean Military Academy, South Korea.
  24. Ahn, Won-Young
    (2008) "Effects of Background Ions on Polyethersulfone (PES) Membrane Fouling by Natural Organic Matter (NOM)” (Mark M. Clark), Manager, Water Business Group, Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd., Korea.
  25. Roden, Christoph
    (2008) "Parameterizing Climate-Relevant Properties of Biofuel and Biomass Particulate Emissions Based on Comubstion Conditions" (T.C. Bond), Senior Engineering, SPEC, Inc., Boulder, Colorado.
  26. To, Priscilla Chu-Wai
    (2008) "Desorption of Trace Contaminants from Activated Carbon: Effect of Strongly-Competing and Pore-Blocking Background Organic Matter on Desortpion Kinetics" (V. L. Snoeyink and B. J. Mariñas, Assistant Professor, Republic Polytechnic, Singapore.
  27. Gopalakrishnan, Gayathri
    (2008) "Nature's Sensors: Using Plants As An Alternative Monitoring Approach for Subsurface Contamination" (B.S. Minsker and C.J. Werth), Post Doctoral Assistant, Argonne National Lab.
  28. Zhou, Zhi
    (2007) "Evaluation of Macrolide-Lincosamide-Streptogramin B (MLSB) Antimicrobial Resistance at Swine Farms" (J. Zilles and L. Raskin), Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore.
  29. Tang, George
    (2007) "Roles of background compound molecular size and adsorbent pore size distribution in competitive adsorption on activated carbon" (V.L. Snoeyink and B.J. Marinas), Water Process Engineer, Jacobs Engineering, Denver, Colorado.
  30. Shimada Beltran, Toshio
    (2007) "Effects of Macrolide Antimicrobials on Anaerobic Treatment Systems" (J. Zilles, L. Raskin, and E. Morgenroth), Carollo Engineers.
  31. Sirikanchana, Kwanrawee (Joy)
    (2007) "Kinetics and mechanisms of human adenovirus 2 inactivation with UV and chlorine" (B.J. Mariñas), Researcher, chulabhorn Research Institute, Bangkok, Thailand.
  32. Padmasiri, Sudini
    (2007) "Effect of high shear on anaerobic digestion in an anaerobic membrane bioreactor (AnMBR) treating high strength wastewater" (E. Morgenroth), Shell Oil, Houston, Texas.
  33. Milferstedt, Kim
    (2007) "Dynamics of Biofilm Structure" (E. Morgenroth), Postdoctoral Researcher, INRA, France.
  34. Du, Ke
    (2007) "Optical Remote Sensing of Airborne Particulate Matter to Quantify Opacity and Mass Emissions" (M.J. Rood), Associate Professor, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
  35. Hashisho, Zaher
    (2007) "Microwave-Swing Adsorption For The Capture And Recovery, Or Destruction For A More Sustainable Use Of Organic Vapors" (M.J. Rood), Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada.
  36. Chaplin, Brian
    (2007) "Mechanistic Study of Fouling and Regeneration of Palladium-Based Bimetallic Catalysts Used for the Removal of Pollutants from Drinking Water " (C.J. Werth), Villanova University.
  37. Willingham, Thomas
    (2006) "Analysis of Solute Mixing At The Pore-Scale Using Micromodels And Lattice-Boltzmann Finite Volume Modeling" (C.J. Werth and A. Valocchi), Exxon-Mobil.
  38. Zhang, Changyong
    (2006) " Impacts of Source Zone Architecture On Nonaqueous Phase Liquid Dissolution And Cleanup: A Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study " (C.J. Werth), Research Scientist, Pacific Northwest National Lab.
  39. Babbar, Meghna
    (2006) "Interactive Genetic Algorithms for Adaptive Decision Making in Groundwater Monitoring Design" (B.S. Minsker). Purdue University.
  40. Xie, Hua
    (2006) "More Efficient Sampling for Bayesian Calibration of Computationally Expensive Hdryological & Environmental Simulation Models" (W.J. Eheart). Senior Research Staff, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, D.C.
  41. Mi, Baoxia
    (2006) "Partitioning and Diffusivity of Arsenic(III) in the Active Layer of Thin-Film Composite Reverse Osmosis and Nanofiltration Membranes " (B.J. Mariñas), Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, MD..
  42. Schideman, Lance
    (2006) "Development of a Multi-Component Competitive Adsorption Model for GAC Systems and Application to Improve Hybrid Sorption-Membrane Processes" (V.L. Snoeyink and B.J. Mariñas), Assistant Professor, Department of Agriculture and Biological Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois.
  43. Lytle, Darren A
    (2006). "The Effect of Water Chemistry on the Properties of Iron Particles and Aqueous Iron Suspensions Dervied from the Oxygenation of Fe(II)" (V.L. Snoeyink) Research Scientist, US Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  44. Choi, Young Chul 
    (2005). "Microbial reduction of perchlorate in fixed bed biofilm reactors for water treatment" (E. Morgenroth and L. Raskin), Postdoctoral Research Associate, Doosan Hydro Tech.
  45. Suen, Jian-Ping
    (2005). "Ecologically Based Methods for Multi-Objective Water Resources Management in Taiwan" (J. W. Eheart and E. E. Herricks), Assistant Professor, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, Republic of China.
  46. Agnihotri, Sandeep 
    (2005). "Adsorption Properties of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes for Air Quality Engineering” (M. J. Rood and M. Rostam-Abadi), Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA.
  47. Frigon, Dominic
    (2005). "Mechanism explaining seasonal biological foaming in activated sludge wastewater treatment systems: foam-causing bacteria specialize in consuming lipids" (L. Raskin), Assistant Professor, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.
  48. Kaldate, Amit
    (2005). "Decision-Based Design of New Products: Electrothermal Swing Adsorption (ESA) System" (D.L. Thurston and M.J. Rood), Biological Group Manager, Degremont Technologies (Suez Environnement), Richmond, VA.
  49. Ramirez, David 
    (2005). "Capture and Recovery of Organic Vapors with an Electrothermal-Swing Adsorption System" (M.J. Rood), Associate Professor, University of Texas A&M-Kingsville, TX.
  50. Yoon, Hongkyu
    (2005). "Influence of Soil Moisture Dynamics on DNAPL Spill Zone Architecture and its Impact on Mass Removal Mechanisms During Soil Vapor Extraction in Heterogeneous Porous Media” (C. Werth and A. Valocchi), Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM.
  51. Jeong, Sangjo
    (2004). "The contribution of different carbonaceous material fractions to the sorption of hydrophobic organic contaminants to subsurface sediments" (C. Werth), Assistant Professor of Korea Military Academy.
  52. Knutson, Chad
    (2004). "A Pore Scale Study of Substrate Mixing and Biological Degradation in Porous Media" (C. Werth and A. Valocchi). Illinois State Geological Survey.
  53. Corona Vasquez, Benito
    (2004). "A Comparative Study of Synergistic Effects in Sequential Inactivation of Cryptosporidium parvum Oocysts and Bacillus subtilis Spores with Chemical Disenfectants" (B.J. Mariñas). Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Universidad de Las Americas - Puebla, Mexico.
  54. An, Hyunhee
    (2004). "Design & Evaluation of Permit Programs for Regulating Surface Water Withdrawal under the Riparian Legal System" (J. W. Eheart). McKinsey and Company Seoul Office.
  55. Tao, Zhining
    (2003). "A Summer Simulation of Source Contributions to Ground Level Ozone over the Continental United States" (S.M. Larson). Assistant Professional Scientist, Illinois State Water Survey, Champaign, IL.
  56. Sullivan, Patrick D.
    (2003). “Organic Vapor Recovery Using Activated Carbon Fiber Cloth and Electrothermal Desorption” (M. J. Rood). Environmental Engineer, Air Force Research Laboratory, Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida.
  57. Espinoza, Felipe
    (2003). "A Self-Adaptive Hybrid Genetic Algorithm For Optimal Groundwater Remediation Design" (B. S. Minsker), Civil Engineer, Arrau Ingenieria E.I.R.L., Santiago, Chile.
  58. Lei, Hongxia
    (2003). "Bromamine Decomposition and Cyanogen Bromide Formation in Drinking Water from Monobromamine and Formaldehyde" (R.A. Minear and B.J. Mariñas), Water Quality Assurance Officer, City of Tampa Water Department, Tampa, FL.
  59. Kus, Pinar
    (2003). "Physical and Chemical Properties of Laboratory and Ambient Aerosols Related to Climate Change." (M.J. Rood). Professor, Gebze Institute of Technology, Gebze, Kocaeli, Turkey.
  60. Chomsurin, Cheema
    (2003). "Analysis of Pore-scale Nonaqueous Phase Liquid Dissolution in Etched Silicon Pore Network" (C. Werth), Instructor, Kasetsart University, Thailand.
  61. Brennan, Rachel
    (2003). "Evaluation of Chitin as an Electron Donor and Nutrient Source for Stimulating the In Situ Bioremediation of Chlorinated Solvents" (C. Werth), Assistant Professor, Pennsylvania State University.
  62. Sarin, Pankaj
    (2002) "Iron Release from Corosion Scales in Old Iron/Steel Drinking Water Distribution Pipes" (V.L. Snoeyink and Waltrud Kiven), Post Doctoral Fellow, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois.
  63. Zhang, Xiangru
    (2002). "Separation and Characterization of Unkown Halogenated Disinfection By-Products in Drinking Water" (R.A. Minear). Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong.
  64. Schwartz, John Steven
    (2002). "Stream Habitat Characterized by Stage-Specific Flows and Three-Dimensional Geomorphological Complexity: Development of Ecological Criteria for Stream Restoration Design." (E.E. Herricks), Assistant Professor, The University of Tennessee - Knoxville.
  65. Reed, Patrick
    (2002). "Striking the Balance: Long-Term Groundwater Monitoring Design for Multiple Conflicting Objectives" (B. S. Minsker and A. J. Valocchi), Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, College Park, PA.
  66. Oerther, Daniel
    (2002). "Using Molecular Signature Methods to Measure the in situ Physiology of Acinetobacter spp. in Enhanced Biological Phosphorus Removal Activated Sludge Wastewater Treatment" (L. Raskin). Assistant Professor, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
  67. Li, Jun
    (2002) "Evaluating Competitive Sorption Mechanisms of Volatile Organic Chemical Mixtures in Soils and Sediments Using Polymers and Zeolites" (C. Werth), Post-doctoral Research Associate, Connecticut Agriculture Experiment Station.
  68. Li, Qilin
    (2002) "Competitive Adsorption of Trace Organic Compounds by PAC in Membrane Filtration Systems" (V. L. Snoeyink and B. J. Mariñas), Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Rice University, Houston, Texas.
  69. Kim, Jae-Hong
    (2002) "Integrated Optimization of Cryptosporidium parvum Inactivation and Bromate Formation Control in Ozone Contactors" (B. J. Mariñas), Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Yale Unniversity, New Haven, CT.
  70. Echigo, Shinya
    (2002) "Kinetics and Speciation of Disinfection By-Products during Ozonation" (R. A. Minear), Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Engineering, Kyoto University, Japan.
  71. Brown, Jess 
    (2002). "Abiotic and Biotic Perchlorate Removal in an Activated Carbon Filter" (V. L. Snoeyink and L. Raskin), Research Engineer, Carollo Engineers, Sarasota, FL.
  72. Rennecker, Jason
    (2001). "The Inactivation Kinetics of Cryptosporidium parvum in Sequential Disinfection Treatment Strategies Using Ozone, Hypochlorous Acid and Monochloramine" (B. J. Marinas), Research Engineer, Carollo Engineers, Boise, ID
  73. Liu, Yong
    (2001). "Multiscale Approach to Optimal Control of In-Situ Bioremediation of Groundwater" (B. S. Minsker), Senior Research Scientist, National Center for Supercomputing Applications, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL.
  74. Hsi, Hsing-Cheng
    (2001). "Preparation and Evaluation of Sulfur-Containing Adsorbents for Removal of Mercury from Simulated Coal Combustion Flue Gases" (M. J. Rood and M. Rostam-Abadi). Associate Professor, Graduate Institute of Environmental Engineering and Management, National Taipei University of Technology.
  75. Howe, Kerry J.
    (2001) "Effect of Coagulation Pretreatment on Membrane Filtration Performance" (M.M. Clark). Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM.
  76. Kirisits, Mary Jo
    (2000). "The Abiotic and Biotic Reduction of Bromate" (V. L. Snoeyink). Assistant Professor, University of Texas, Austin, Texas.
  77. Eppich, J.D. 
    (2000). "Sodium Fate and Transport in an Urban Stormwater Wetland Treatment System" (E.E. Herricks).
  78. de los Reyes, F. L. III
     (2000). " Filamentous foaming in activated sludge systems: a study combining molecular and engineering approaches" (L. Raskin). Asst. Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, North Carolina State University.
  79. Dillner, A.M.
    (2000). "Speciated Local Aerosol Characteristics and Radiative Forcing at a Rural Midwestern Site" (S.M. Larson). Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Arizona State University, Phoenix.
  80. Carrico, Christian
    (2000). "Direct Aerosol Radiative Forcing Based on Optical Measurements at Contrasting, Climatically Important Sites" (M.J. Rood). Associate Professor, New Mexico Tech., Socorro, NM.
  81. Zhang, Dandan
    (1999) "Evaluation of Granulation Processes in Upflow Anaerobic Sludge Blanket Reactors Using Oligonucleotide Probe Hybridizations" (L. Raskin). Principal Microbiologist, Alpha Therapeutic Corporation, Los Angeles, CA
  82. Sun, Jian
    (1999). "Preparation, Evaluation and Structural Modeling of Carbon-Based Adsorbents Used on Natural Gas Vehicles" (M.J. Rood and M. Rostam Abadi). United Technologies Research Center, East Hartford, Connecticut.
  83. Pelekani, Costasv
    (1999) " The Role of Poree Size Distribution in Competitive Adsorption on Activated Carbon" (V. L. Snoeyink). Australian Water Quality Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
  84. Lordgooei, Mehrdad
    (1999). "Thermodynamics, Kinetics, and Adsorption Dynamics of Toxic Chemical Vapors in Activated-Carbon Fiber & Fiber-Cloth Systems for Air Pollution Control" (M.J. Rood and M. Rostam Abadi). Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering, School of Environmental Science, Drexel University.
  85. Campos, Carlos
    (1999). "Modeling Powdered Activated Carbon Performance in Membrane Filtration Systems" (V. L. Snoeyink and B. J. Mariñas). General Manager, R&I Alliance, Suez Environment, Paris, France.
  86. Oya, Shunji
    (1998). "Solute Transport and Biodegradation Characteristics for Models of Enhanced Subsurface Bioremediation" (A.J. Valocchi). Engineer, Center for Technology Development, Ebara Research Co., Ltd, Japan
  87. Lee, Yonghun
    (1998). "A Numerical Model for Flux Decline During the Crossflow Ultrafiltration of Colloidal Suspensions." (M.M. Clark). Professor, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea.
  88. Gillogly, Thomas E.T.
    (1998). "MIB Adsorption in Drinking Water Treatment" (V.L. Snoeyink). Engineer, Carollo Engineers, Las Vegas, NV.
  89. Omar, Ali
    (1997). "The Effect of Aerosols on Radiative Transfer and the Optical Properties of the Atmosphere" (S. Larson). NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA.
  90. Li, Zhidong
    (1997). "Influence of Soluble Surface Active Organic Material on Droplet Activation" (M.J. Rood and A.L. Williams). Patton Boggs, Inc.
  91. Kramer, Timothy A. 
    (1997). "The Modeling of Coagulation Kinetics in Complex Laminar Flows" (M.M Clark). Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas.
  92. Espinoza, Carlos
    (1997). "Stochastic Analysis of the Transport of Adsorbing Pollutants in Aquifers having Spatially Variable Chemical Properties," (A.J. Valocchi). Assistant Professor, University of Chile
  93. Waer, Mark A.
    (1996). "Thermal Regeneration of Activated Carbon for the Treatment of Drinking Water" (V.L. Snoeyink). Black & Veatch, Phoenix, Arizona.
  94. Song, Rengao
    (1996). "Ozone-Bromide Interactions in Water Treatment" (R.A. Minear). Senior Research Scientist, Louisville Water Co., Louisville, KY.
  95. Noguera Camacho, Daniel Ricardo
    (1996). "Biological Transformation of 2,4-Dinitrotoluene Under Denitrifying Conditions" (D.L. Freedman). Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Wisonsin-Madison.
  96. Miller, Jennifer Ann
    (1996). "The Reduction of Bromate in Drinking Water by Activated Carbon" (V.L. Snoeyink). U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Chicago, Illinois.
  97. Koloutsou-Vakakis, Sotiria
    (1996). "Aerosol Particle Light Scattering at a Perturbed Mid-Latitude Continental Northern Hemispheric Site and Its Dependence on Relative Humidity, Wavelength of Light, Particle Size, and Composition" (M.J. Rood). Environmental Engineer, Research Scientist and Lecturer, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  98. Knappe, Detlef Rudiger Uwe
    (1996). "Predicting the Removal of Atrazine by Powdered and Granular Activated Carbon" (V.L. Snoeyink). Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh.
  99. Hashsham, Syed Anwar
    (1996). "Cobalamin-Enhanced Anaerobic Biotransformation of Carbon Tetrachloride" (D.L. Freedman). Assistant Professor, Michigan State University.
  100. Ducoste, Joel J.
    (1996) "The Effects of Tank Size and Impeller Type on Turbulent Flocculation" (M.M. Clark). Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh.
  101. Andrews, Elisabeth
    (1996). "Vapor Scavenging by Atmospheric Aerosol Particles" (S. Larson). Post-doctoral Researcher, Department of Atmospheric Science, Colorado State University, Fort Collins.
  102. Cal, Mark
    (1995). "Characterization of Gas Phase Adsorption Capacity of Untreated and Chemically Treated Activated Carbon Clothes" (M.J. Rood). Division Head for Math, Engineering, Science and Heatlh at New Mexico State University, Alamogordo, New Mexico.
  103. Seagren, Eric
    (1994). "The Interaction between Dissolution and Biodegradation During In-situ Bioremediation of Non-Aqueous-Phase Liquids" (B.E. Rittmann). Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park.
  104. Nanny, Mark
    (1994). "Identification and Characterization of Aquatic Soluble Unreactive Phosphorus in the Hydrosphere with 31-Phosphorus Fourier Transform Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and High Performance Liquid Chromotagraphy" (R.A. Minear). Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Oklahoma, Norman.
  105. Raskin, Lutgarde
    (1993). "Structural and Functional Analysis of Anaerobic Biofilm Communities: An Integrated Molecular and Modeling Approach" (B.E. Rittmann). Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michiagn.
  106. Srivastava, Ravindra M.
    (1993). "Mixing, Al(III) Chemistry, and the Rapid Mixing Process in Water Treatment," (M.M. Clark). Foreign Service Officer, U.S. Department of State, India.
  107. Smets, Barth F.
    (1993). "Kinetics of Conjugal Transfer of a TOL Plasmid" (B.E. Rittmann). Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs.
  108. Cannon, Federick Scott
    (1993). "The Effects of Metals on Thermal Regeneration of Granular Activated Carbon" (V.L. Snoeyink). Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania.
  109. Adham, Samer Said
    (1993). "Evaluation of the Performance of Ultrafiltration With Powdered Activated Carbon Pretreatment for Organics Removal" (V.L. Snoeyink and M.M. Clark). Director, Applied Research Division, Montgomery Watson Engineers, Pasadena, California.
  110. Ranjithan, Sanmugavadivel
    (1992). "A Neural Network-Based Method for Evaluating a Spatially Distributed Parameter Field: An Application in Groundwater Remediation" (J.W. Eheart). Assistant Professor, North Carolina State University, Raleigh.
  111. Qi, Shaoying
    (1992). "Evaluation of Activated Carbon Adsorption for Removal of SOCs from Natural Water" (V.L. Snoeyink). Laboratory Director, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois.
  112. Odencrantz, Joseph E., P.E.
    (1992). "Modeling the Biodegradation Kinetics of Dissolved Organic Contaminants in a Heterogeneous Two-Dimensional Aquifer" (B.E. Rittmann and A. Valocchi). President, Tri-S Environmental, Newport Beach, California.
  113. Chang, Moo Been
    (1992). "Simultaneous Removal of SO2 and NO from Gas Streams via Combined Plasma Photolysis" (M.J. Rood). Professor of Environmental Engineering, National Central University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  114. Bae, Wookeun
    (1992). "Modeling Dual Limitation Kinetics Including Intracellular Cofactor Responses" (B.E. Rittmann). Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Hanyang University, Ansan, Korea.
  115. Wrenn, Brian Anthony
    (1991). "Substrate Interactions during the Anaerobic Biodegradation of 1,1,1-Trichloroethane" (B.E. Rittmann). Assistant Professor, Washington University St. Louis.
  116. Rahman, Mohammad Rezaur
    (1991). (J.W. Eheart).
  117. Chan, Wayne Fai
    (1991). (R.A. Larson).
  118. Zeng, Yousheng
    (1990). (P.K. Hopke). Senior Project Manager, Trinity Consultants, Dallas, TX.
  119. Yuan, Chung-Shin 
    (1990). "Simultaneous Collection of SO2 and NOX via Spray Drying: Using Sodium Based and Calcium Based Sorbents with Select Additives" (M.J. Rood). Professor of Environmental Engineering, Sun Yat Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
  120. Traegner, Ulrich Carl
    (1990). "Simultaneous Modeling of Competitive Adsorption and Dual Substrate Biodegradation in Completely Mixed GAC Reactors" (M.T. Suidan). Director of R&D in Waste Management, BASF, Mannheim, Germany.
  121. Saez Ramila, Pablo Baldomero
    (1990). "Quantification of Interactions between Inhibitory Primary and Secondary Substrates" (B.E. Rittmann). Associate Professor, Department of Hydraulic Engineering, Pontifica Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago.
  122. Park, Heekyung
    (1990). "Redundancy Constrained Minimum-cost Design of Water Distribution Networks" (J.C. Liebman). Department of Civil Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon, Korea.
  123. Najm, Issam Nasri
    (1990). "Evaluation of the Use of Powdered Activated Carbon for Control of Organic Compounds During Drinking Water Treatment" (V.L. Snoeyink). President, Water Quality & Treatment Solutions, Inc. Chatsworth, California.
  124. Morgan, David Rhys
    (1990). "Decision Making Under Uncertainty Using New Chance Constrained Programming Techniques: A Groundwater Reclamation Application" (J.W. Eheart). Consultant, Winnipeg, Canada.
  125. Li, Chin-Shan
    (1990). "Field Evaluation and Health Assessment of Air Cleaners in Removing Random Decay Products in Domestic Environments" (P.L. Hopke). Professor, Institute of Environmental Health, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  126. Kao, Jehng-Jung 
    (1990). "Computer Aided Systems for Environmental Engineering Decision Making" (E.D. Brill, Jr. and J.C. Liebman). Associate Professor and Head, Institute of Environmental Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan.
  127. Ramamurthi, Mukund
    (1989). "The Detection and Measurement of the Activity Size Distributions (dp > 0.5nm) Associated with Radon Decay Products in Indoor Air" (P.K. Hopke).
  128. Nakhla, Girgis Fouad
    (1989). "Treatment of Inhibitory Wastewaters Using Expanded-bed Anaerobic GAC Reactors" (M.T. Suidan and J.T. Pfeffer). Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering, King Fahad University of Petroleum and Mining, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
  129. Liu, Yeong-Ming
    (1989). "Modeling for Anaerobic Fixed-bed Biofilm Reactions" (J.T. Pfeffer and M.T. Suidan). Senior Research Engineer, Gas Research Institute, Chicago.
  130. Fox, Peter 
    (1989). "An Innovative Reactor Design for the Treatment of Biologically Inhibitory Wastewaters" (M.T. Suidan). Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering, Arizona State University.
  131. Chin, Lina Su 
    (1989). "Phenol Oxidation of the Surface of Granular Activated Carbon under Water Treatment Conditions" (R.A. Larson and V.L. Snoeyink). Motorola Corporation, Illinois.
  132. Uber, James Gregory
    (1988). "Sensitivity Constrained Nonlinear Programming: A General Approach for Planning and Design under Parameter Uncertainty and an Application to Treatment Plant Design" (E.D. Brill, Jr.). Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Cincinnati.
  133. Manem, Jacques
    (1988). "Interactions between Heterotrophic and Autotrophic Bacteria in Fixed-film Biological Processes Used in Drinking Water Treatment" (B.E. Rittmann). Director of Biological Process Research, CIRSEE, Lyonnaise des Eaux, LePecq, France.
  134. Liehr, Sarah Kate
    (1988). "Mathematical Modeling of Carbon and Light Limited Algal Biofilms" (J.W. Eheart and M.T. Suidan). Research Assistant Professor, Biological and Agricultural Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh.
  135. Lence, Barbara Jean
    (1988). "Market Policies for Control of Multiple Pollutants: Management Issues and Methods of Analysis" (J.W. Eheart). Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver.
  136. Lee, Han-Lin 
    (1987). "Stochastic Dynamic Programming of Optimal Reservoir Control" (J.C. Liebman and E.D. Brill, Jr.). Associate, ICF, Inc., Fairfax, Virginia.
  137. Kim, Dong-Sool 
    (1987). "Particle Class Balance for Apportioning Aerosol Mass" (P.K. Hopke). Professor of Environmental Engineering, Khung Hee University, Korea.
  138. Gee, Chai-Sung
    (1987). "Suspended Growth Nitrification of Concentrated Nitrogenous Wastewaters" (M.T. Suidan). Director, Environmental Engineering Division, Korean Institute of Construction Technology, Seoul.
  139. Dharmavaram, Seshsayi
    (1987). "A Study of the Intermediate-range Transport of Secondary Acidic Species" (P.K. Hopke). Research Engineer, Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  140. Gantzer, Charles Jacob III
    (1986). "The Role of Streambed Biofilms in the Removal of Biodegradable Contaminants from Shallow Streams" (E.E. Herricks and B.E. Rittmann). President, Gantzer Environmental Software & Services, Inc., Minneapolis.
  141. Cheng, Meng Dawn
    (1986). "A Unified Theory for Aerosol Source Apportionment Models" (P.K. Hopke). Professor of Environmental Engineering, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan.
  142. Wong, Benedict Ding Chung
    (1985). "Systems of Marketable Water Rights and Reservoir Design and Operation: An Integrated Approach to Water Resources Planning and Management" (J.W. Eheart).
  143. Voudrias, Evangelos Alexandros
    (1985). "Effects of Activated Carbon on Reactions of Free and Combined Chlorine with Phenols" (R.A. Larson and V.L. Snoeyink). Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece.
  144. Namkung, Eun 
    (1985). "Kinetics and Mechanisms of Low-Concentration-Multisubstrate Utilization by Biofilms" (B.E. Rittmann). Regional Manager, Procter and Gamble Far East, Inc., Kobe, Japan.
  145. Chang, Huai Ted 
    (1985). "Mathematical Modeling and Scanning Electron Microscopic Studies of Biofilm on Adsorptive Media" (B.E. Rittmann). Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago.
  146. Wang, Yi-Tin
    (1984). "Modeling of Biological Activity in Expanded-bed Anaerobic Activated Carbon Filters" (M.T. Suidan). Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering, University of Kentucky.
  147. Wang, Hua-Chi
    (1984). "Evaluation of the Performance of a Charged Droplet Scrubber" (J.J. Stukel). Research Scientist, American Air Liquids, Countryside, Illinois.
  148. Tang, Chi-Chung
    (1984). "Mathematical Models and Optimization Techniques for Use in Analysis and Design of Wastewater Treatment Systems" (E.D. Brill, Jr. and J.T. Pfeffer). Supervising Engineer, Los Angeles County Sanitation District.
  149. Liao, Marcia Yunmen
    (1984). "Removing Soluble Organic Contaminants from Water Supplies by Lime Softening" (S.J. Randtke).
  150. Kshirsagar, Sudhir Raghunath
    (1983). "Ideation and Evaluation in Environmental Planning" (E.D. Brill, Jr.). Consulting Engineer, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  151. Chen, Abraham Shoo-Chien
    (1983). "Effects of Activated Carbon on Reactions of Chlorine Dioxide with Hydrocarbons" (V.L. Snoeyink and R.A. Larson). Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, Ohio.
  152. Severin, Blaine Frank
    (1982). "Kinetic Modeling of Microbial Inactivation by Ultraviolet Light" (R.S. Engelbrecht and M.T. Suidan). Senior Research Associate and Principal Investigator, Michigan Biotechnology Institute, Michigan State University, Lansing.
  153. Nakashima, Masahiro 
    (1982). "A Capacity Expansion Planning Method for Regional Water Supply System" (E.D. Brill, Jr. and H.G. Wenzel, Jr.). Faculty of International Studies, Hiroshima City University, Japan.
  154. Chudyk, Wayne Anthony
    (1982). "The Removal of Low Levels of Phenol Carbon in Presence of Biological Activity" (V.L. Snoeyink). Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts.
  155. Thacker, William Eric
    (1981). "Modeling of Activated Carbon and Coal Gasification Char Adsorbants in Single-Solute and Bisolute Systems" (V.L. Snoeyink). Senior Research Engineer, National Council for Air and Stream Improvement (NCASI), Kalamazoo, Michigan.
  156. Sale, Michael John
    (1981). "Optimization Techniques for Instream Flow Allocations" (E.E. Herricks and E.D. Brill, Jr.). Research Staff Scientist, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
  157. Fuessle, Robert William
    (1981). "Interactive Use of Linear Programming and Simulation: A General Chance-Constrained Approach for Environmental Management Problems" (E.D. Brill, Jr.). Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois.
  158. Clark, Robert Raymond
    (1981). "Influence of Chlorination and the Distribution System on Mutagens in a Potable Water Supply" (J.B. Johnston and V.L. Snoeyink). Laboratory Director, Centrum Analytical Laboratories, Redlands, CA.
  159. Chang, Shoou-Yuh
    (1981). "Methods for Generating Alternative Solutions to Environmental Planning Problems" (E.D. Brill, Jr.). Professor --- DOE Samuel Massie Chair of Excellence, Department of Civil Engineering, North Carolina AT&T University, Greensboro.
  160. McCreary, John James
    (1980). "The Reaction of Aqueous Free Chlorine with Organic Compounds Adsorbed on Granular Activated Carbon" (V.L. Snoeyink). Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida (Deceased).
  161. Lee, Michael Chiang-Yuan
    (1980). "Humic Substances Removal by Activated Carbon" (V.L. Snoeyink). Kennedy-Jenks Engineers, California.
  162. Boening, Paul Henrik
    (1980). "Mixing for Suspension Solids" (J.T. Pfeffer). Vice President and Treasurer, Andrews Knitting Mills, Inc., St. Paul, Minnesota.
  163. Roy, Dipak
    (1979). "Interaction of Enteroviruses by Ozone" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Faculty, Department of Civil Engineering, Louisiana State University.
  164. Quindry, Gerald E.
    (1979). "Optimization of Looped Water Distribution System Designs" (E.D. Brill, Jr. and J.C. Liebman). Principal Engineer, McGuire Environmental Consultants, Inc., Newport Beach, California.
  165. Chang, Yueh
    (1979). "The Feasibility of Controlling Sphaerotilus-bulked Activated Sludge with Iron Salt" (E.S.K. Chian).
  166. Haas, Charles Nathan
    (1978). "Mechanism of Interaction of New Indicators of Disinfection Efficiency by Free Available Chlorine" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Betz Chair Professor of Environmental Engineering, Drexel University, Philadelphia.
  167. Chang, Bei-Jiann
    (1978). "A Model Study of Ozone-sparged Vessels for the Removal of Organics from Water and Wastewater" (E.S.K. Chian). Senior Engineer, Life Systems, Inc., Cleveland.
  168. Shin, Byong Sik
    (1977). (R.I. Dick)
  169. Nakamura, Masahisa
    (1977). "A Mathematical Method for Generating and Comparing Alternative Plans: An Application to Regionalization of Wastewater Systems" (E.D. Brill, Jr.). Director, Lake Biwa Research Institute, Japan.
  170. Kim, Byung Ro
    (1977). "Analysis of Batch and Packed Bed Reactor Models for the Carbon-Chloramine Reactions" (V.L. Snoeyink). Professor of Environmental Engineering & Biotechnology, Myongji University, South Korea.
  171. Velioglu, Sezai Giray
    (1976). "Integration of Alternative Cooling Strategies for Power Generation into Regional Water Resources Allocation Model" (E.D. Brill, Jr. and J.C. Liebman). Manager, Risk Engineering Department, Halk Sigorta A.S., Istanbul, Turkey.
  172. Lane, Dennis Del
    (1976). "The Analog between Particle Deposition in a Pipe and Particle Deposition on a Flat Plate" (J.J. Stukel). N. T. Veatch Distinguished Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Kansas.
  173. Farooq, Shaukat
    (1976). "Kinetics of Interactivation of Yeasts and Acid-fast Organisms with Ozone" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Associate Professor, King Faroud University of Petroleum and Mining, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
  174. Surucu, Gulerman Ali
    (1975). "Thermophilic Aerobic Microbiological Treatment of High Strength Waste-waters and Recovery of Protein" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Professor of Environmental Engineering, Ceure Muhendisligi Bolumu Odtu, Ankara, Turkey.
  175. Suidan, Makram Tewfik
    (1975). "Reduction of Aqueous Free Chlorine with Granular Activated Carbon" (V.L. Snoeyink). Professor, University of Cincinnati.
  176. Saunders, Fred Michael
    (1975). "Effect of Cell Residence Time on the Extracellular Organic Compounds in Activated Sludge Suspensions" (R.I. Dick). Professor Emeritus, Civil & Environmental, Georgia Institute of Technology (2009 – present).
  177. Jennings, Paul Andrew
    (1975). "A Mathematical Model for Biological Activity in Expanded Bed Adsorption Columns" (V.L. Snoeyink). Associate Professor and Chair of Chemical Engineering, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne.
  178. Rossman, Lewis Allen
    (1974). "Optimal Regionalization of Wastewater Treatment Facilities for Water Quality Management" (J.C. Liebman). Operations Research Analyst, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati.
  179. McGinnes, Paul Richard
    (1974). "The Photodecomposition of Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Natural Water Systems" (V.L. Snoeyink). President, Paul R. McGinnes and Associates Consulting Laboratories.
  180. Foster, David Herman
    (1974). "Virus Removal by Resinous Sorbents" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Wyoming.
  181. Amirhor, Parviz 
    (1974). "The Role of Polymers in Removal of Viruses by Filtration" (R.S. Engelbrecht).
  182. Jain, Jain Swarup
    (1972). "Competitive Adsorption of Organic Compounds from Aqueous Systems Using Active Carbon" (V.L. Snoeyink). Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago.
  183. Javaheri, Ali Rasool
    (1971). "Continuous Thickening of Non-ideal Suspension" (R.I. Dick). Tehran University, Iran.
  184. Wood, Robert Frank
    (1970). "The Effect of the Sludge Characteristics upon the Flotation of Bulked Activated Sludge" (R.I. Dick). Professor and Dean, School of Engineering, Walla Walla College, Washington.
  185. Chaudhuri, Malay
    (1969). "Virus Removal by Chemical Coagulation" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Professor of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India.
  186. Baliga, Kalyanpur Yeshavantha
    (1969). "Biological Mediated Chemical Changes in the Filtration of Aerated Ground Waters" (J.T. O'Connor). California State Department of Health.
  187. Kothandaraman, Veerasmy
    (1968). (B.B. Ewing). Illinois State Water Survey, retired.
  188. Jorden, Roger Miles
    (1968). "Destabilization-Aggregation on Dilute Colloidal Suspensions by Polyelectrolytes" (R.I. Dick). Consultant, Boulder, Colorado.
  189. Hall, Millard Wayne
    (1968). "Update of Soluble Phosphate by Activated Sludge" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Professor, Florida State University.
  190. Davis, Mackenzie Leo
    (1968). "Modeling Urban Atmospheric Temperature Profiles" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Michigan State University.
  191. Sonnen, Michael Benedict
    (1967). "Evaluation of Alternative Waste Treatment Facilities" (B.B. Ewing). Consulting Engineer, Redlands, CA
  192. Walters, Charles Frederick
    (1966). "Biochemical Storage Phenomena in Activated Sludge" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Crescent Springs, Kentucky.
  193. Pershe, Edward Richard
    (1966). "Flocculation and Clarification in Activated Sludge Systems" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Assistant District Drainage Engineer, Florida Department of Transportation.
  194. Siddiqi, Rashid Hayat
    (1965). "Role of Enzymes in Contact Stabilization Process" (R.S. Engelbrecht). University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
  195. Ghosh, Mriganka M.
    (1965). "Filtration as Related to the Removal of Iron from Ground Waters" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Professor --- Goodrich Chair of Excellence, University of Tennessee at Knoxville.
  196. Dick, Richard Irwin
    (1965). "Applicability of Prevailing Gravity Thickening Theories to Activated Sludge" (B.B. Ewing). Joseph P. Ripley Professor of Engineering, Cornell University.
  197. Banerji, Shankha Kumar
    (1965). "Biological Removal of Colloidal Waste in Activated Sludge Process" (B.B. Ewing). Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Missouri at Columbia.
  198. Robinson, Lloyd Roosevelt Jr.
    (1964). "The Presence of Organic Matter and Its Effect on Iron Removal in Ground Water" (R.S. Engelbrecht).
  199. Poon, Calvin Po Chuen
    (1964). "Studies on the Viability of Airborne Bacteria" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Faculty, University of Rhode Island.
  200. Chaudhuri, Nilay
    (1964). "Occurrence and Controlled Environmental Studies of Nematodes in Natural and Waste Waters" (R.S. Engelbrecht). Calcutta, India.
  201. Gaudy, Anthony Francis Jr.
    (1959). "Biochemical Aspects of Qualitative Shock Loading of Aerobic Waste Treatment Systems" (R.S. Engelbrecht). H. Rodney Sharp Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering, University of Delaware.
  202. Baumann, Edward Robert
    (1954). "The Design and Operation of Diatomite Precoat Filters for Water" (H.E. Babbitt). Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Engineering, Iowa State University.
  203. Sundin, Hjalmar St. Pierre
    (1953). "The Hydraulic and Structural Design of Large Sewers" (H.E. Babbitt). Baxter and Woodman, Crystal Lakes, Illinois; retired to Glenwood Springs, Colorado.
  204. Zaghloul, Hassan Farid
    (1950). "Electrokinetic Effects in Filtration of Water" (H.E. Babbitt). Consulting Engineer, Cairo, Egypt.

 

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