Environmental Engineering Seminar Series

Speakers and Dates

2019-2020

September 13, 2019 Charles Werth, PhD
11:00 a.m.
Professor and Bettie Margaret Smith Chair
  Department of Civil, Architecture and Environmental Engineering
223 Jarvis Hall University of Texas at Austin
Seminar Page Electron Shuttle REcycling Allows Bacteria to Survive by Reducing Metal Oxides Trapped in Soil and Sediment Pore Spaces too small for Cell Access
September 27, 2019 Michael Bergin, PhD
11:00 a.m.
Professor
  Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
223 Jarvis Hall Duke University
Topic Low-cost sensors and deep learning: The future of improving environmental and human health
October 25, 2019 Ameet J. Pinto, PhD
11:00 a.m.
Assistant Professor
  Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering,
  Affiliated Faculty, Marine and Environmental Sciences
223 Jarvis Hall Northeastern University
Seminar Page
How do we manage the Drinking Water Microbiome?
November 8, 2019 Shenqiang, PhD
11:00 a.m.
Assistant Professor
  Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering,
  Affiliated Faculty, Marine and Environmental Sciences
223 Jarvis Hall Northeastern University
Seminar Page
How do we manage the Drinking Water Microbiome?

2018-2019

May 10, 2019 Andrea I. Silverman, PhD
11:00 a.m.
Assistant Professor
  Department of Civil & Urban Engineering
  NYU Tandon School of Engineering
223 Jarvis Hall Department of Global Health
  NYU Collge of Global Public Health
May 3, 2019 Abul Basar Baki, PhD
11:00 a.m.
Assistant Professor
  Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
223 Jarvis Hall Clarkson University
Seminar Page Nature-like Fishpasses for Aquatic Connectivity of Riverine Systems to Conserve and Restore Fish Habitat
April 26, 2019 Teng Zeng PhD
11:00 a.m.
Assistant Professor
  Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
223 Jarvis Hall Syracuse University
April 19, 2019 Corey A. Krabbenhoft, PhD
11:00 a.m.
Postdoctoral Associate
  College of Arts and Sciences and RENEW Institute
223 Jarvis Hall University at Buffalo
Seminar Page Recognizing the Role of Anthropogenic Stressors in Aquatic Ecosystem Function
March 29, 2019 James N. Jensen
11:00 a.m.
Professor
  Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering
223 Jarvis Hall University at Buffalo
Seminar Page Optimizing Solar Thermal Disinfection Troughs: Trisectrices, Nephroids and Humanitarian Engineering
March 15, 2019 Joannes J. Westerink
11:00 a.m.
Joseph and Nona Ahearn Professor in Computational Science and Engineering
  Joseph and Nona Henry J. Massman Chairman
223 Jarvis Hall Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences
  University of Notre Dame
Seminar Page Towards heterogeneous Process, Scale and Model Coupling in Simulating the Hydrodynamics of the Coastal Ocean
March 8, 2019 Dan Li, PhD
11:00 a.m.
Assistant Professor
223 Jarvis Hall Department of Earth and Environment
  Boston University
Seminar Page
Urban Heat Island: New Perspectives on an Old Topic
Feb 22, 2019 Lee Gordon, PhD
11:00 a.m.
Senior Project Manager
223 Jarvis Hall New York State Research and Development Authority
Seminar Page
West Valley Site Overview and Engineering Challenges
Feb 8, 2019 Yingje Hu, PhD
11:00 a.m.
Assistant Professor
223 Jarvis Hall Department of Geography
  University at Buffalo
Seminar Page
Exploring Geo-Text Data: Place Names, Place Relations and Place Sentiments
Nov. 16, 2018 Miriam Diamond, PhD
12:00 p.m. Professor
223 Jarvis Hall Department of Earth Sciences
  University of Toronto
Seminar Page E-waste as the end product of our digital revolution
Nov. 2, 2018 Anne Mikelonis, PhD
12:00 p.m. Environmental Engineer and Researcher
223 Jarvis Hall US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  EPA's National Homeland Security Research Center
  Decontamination and Consequence Management Division
Oct. 26, 2018 Kristine Stepenuck, PhD
12:00 p.m. Extension Assistant Professor
223 Jarvis Hall Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resrouces
  University of Vermont
Seminar Page The role of citizen science in natural resource management and policy
Oct. 12, 2018 April Z. Gu, PhD
12:00 p.m. Professor
223 Jarvis Hall School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  Cornell University
Seminar Page
S2EBPR enables sustainable nutrient removal with carbon footprint reduction
Oct. 5, 2018 Mark J. Rood, BCEEM, FAEESP, FAWMA
12:00 p.m. AAEES 2018 Kappe Lecturer
223 Jarvis Hall Ivan Racheff Professor of Environmental Engineering
  Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Sept. 28, 2018 Le Wang, PhD
12:00 p.m. Professor
223 Jarvis Hall Department of Geography
  University at Buffalo

2017-2018

November 3, 2017

Josh Feldmann, Chief, Operation Branch

David Schulenberg, Chief, Planning Branch

Andrew Hannes

12:15 p.m. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
October 27, 2017 Ali Farhadzadeh, PhD, PE
12:15 p.m. Assistant Professor
  Civil Engineering
  Stony Brook University
October 20, 2017 Dr. Callie Babbitt
12:15 p.m. Associate Professor
  Golisano Institute for Sustainability
  Rochester Institute of Technology
Seminar Page Resource and waste implications of evolving product ecosystems
October 13, 2017 Dr. Beth L. Parker
12:15 p.m. Professor, School of Engineering
  Director, G360 Institute for Groundwater Research
  College of Engineering & Physical Sciences
  University of Guelph
October 6, 2017 Hongyi Li, PhD
12:15 p.m. Associate Professor
  Land Resources and ENvironmental Sciences
  Montana State University
September 21, 2017 Louis Licht, PhD, PE
3:30 p.m. President & CEO
  Ecolotree Inc.
September 8, 2017 John D. Sivey, PhD
12:15 p.m. Risher Endowed Professor of Chemistry
  Towson University

2016-2017

April 14, 2017 Kamelia Atefi Monfared, PhD
11:00 a.m. Assistant Professor
  Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering
  University at Buffalo
Seminar Page Geo-environmental implications of underground fluid injection operations
April 7, 2017 Ali Farhadzadeh, PhD, PE
11:00 a.m. Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering
  Stony Brook University
Seminar Page Lake Erie's storms, seiches and hydrokinetic renewable energy
March 31, 2017 Eleni Kyriakidou, PhD
11:00 a.m. Assistant Professor, Chemical and
  Biological Engineering
  Univeristy at Buffalo
Seminar Page Rational design of catalytic and hydrocarbon materials to meet automotive emissions regulations
March 10, 2017 Damian E. Helbling, PhD, PE
11:00 a.m. Assistant Professor, School of Civil and
  Environmental Engineering
  Cornell University
Seminar Page Organic chemical contaminants in the aquatic environment: New tools for the characterization and remediation of impacted environments
March 6, 2017 Dr. Kang Sun
10:00 a.m. Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  Havard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Seminar Page
Tackle grand environmental challenges through atmospheric observations and modeling
March 3, 2017 Dr. Paula Mouser
11:00 a.m. Assistant Professor
  Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering
  Ohio State University
Seminar Page From the land down under: Environmental bioprocesses in the engineered shale system
February 22, 2017 Dr. Sara Haig
11:00 a.m. Postdoctoral Research Fellow,
  Civil and Environmentail Engineering/ Pediatrics
  University of Michigan
February 20, 2017 Ian Bradley
11:00 a.m. PhD Candidate, Environmental Engineering
  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign