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Kartik ChandranProfessor of Earth and Environmental EngineeringEnvironmental Biotechnology, Environmental Nanotechnology, Environmental Microbiology, Public Health Microbiology, Water and Wastewater Treatment, Bioenergetics (Microbial fuel cells and biofuels), Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Xi ChenAssociate Professor of Earth and Environmental EngineeringNanotechnology, biotechnology, energy/environment, and computation. more detail: Mechanobiology and molecular biomechanics, Novel nanoporous energy absorption and harvesting materials, Nanomechanics of nanostructures, Nanoindentation theory and experiment, Mechanical self-assembly, Multi-phase solid-fluid interactions, Multi-scale computational mechanics, and Mechanics of thin films and small material structures, Civil EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Paul F. DubyProfessor of Earth and Environmental EngineeringElectrochemical and hydrometallurgical processes; corrosion of metals; water chemistry; mineral waste treatment and recovery, Mineral Engineering, Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Robert FarrautoProfessor of Professional Practice, Department of Earth and Environmental EngineeringHeterogeneous catalysis for controlling gaseous emissions from automotive and stationary engines, alternative energy using catalytic reforming of gaseous and liquid fuels to hydrogen for fuel cells, catalytic processes for upgrading carbon dioxide to useful productsEarth and Environmental Engineering
Pierre GentineAssistant Professor of Earth and Environmental Engineeringapplied mathematics, land-atmosphere interactions, soil-vegetation-transfer-atmosphere models, applications of stochastic processes to hydrology and atmospheric boundary-layer, stochastic rainfall and soil moisture, data-assimilation (filtering) of remote sensing measurements to estimate land-surface variables, applied mathematicsEarth and Environmental Engineering
Upmanu LallAlan & Carol Silberstein Professor of Earth and Environmental Engineering and of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsHydroclimatology, nonlinear dynamics, and applied statistics; natural hazards, water systems, and risk management; water technologies for developing countries; Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental EngineeringCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Ah-Hyung Alissa ParkLenfest Earth Institute Associate Professor of Climate Change in the Department of Earth and Environmental EngineeringCarbon sequestration; Clean fossil energy conversion systems; Alternative energy production; Particle technology; Electrostatic tomography; Multiphase flow systems; Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Peter SchlosserMaurice Ewing and J. Lamar Worzel Professor of Geophysics and Department ChairWater movement and its variability in natural systems; ocean/atmosphere gas exchange; paleotemperature reconstructions; anthropogenic impact on natural systems; Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Ponisseril SomasundaranLaVon Duddleson Krumb Professor of Mineral EngineeringSurface and colloid science; nanoparticles, biosurfaces, and biosensors; enhanced oil and coal recovery; polymer / surfactant / protein interactions; arsenic remediation; Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Tuncel M. YegulalpProfessor of Earth and Environmental EngineeringMineral economics; systems analysis; extreme value statistics applications; zero-emission power plant modeling and design; CO2 sequestration; Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Ngai Yin YipAssistant Professor of Earth and Environmental EngineeringMembrane-based processes; membrane fabrication; thermodynamics and energy analysis; transport mechanism studies; sustainable water and energy production; wastewater reclamation and resource recovery; salinity gradient energy; low-grade heat capture; water-energy nexusEarth and Environmental Engineering