Professor | Center Director
Research Interest: Biofouling, Biofilms, Water treatment, Transport and distribution, Biological stability / regrowth, Micro...
Professor | Associate Director
Research Interest: Hydrology, Remote sensing, Climate change, Agriculture, Evaporation, Water resources, Satellite,...
Research Interest: Solar-powered adsorption desalination, Thermal desalination, Membrane-based dehumidification
Research Interest: Innovative desalination technologies and hybrid systems (Membrane Distillation, Forward Osmosis, Adsorption Desalination), Me...
Research Interest: Water, Crystallization, Thermodynamics, Supercritical carbon dioxide, Natural deep eutectic solvents, Green solvents
Research Interest: Microbial Electrochemical Technology, Aerobic Granular Sludge, Anammox
Research Interest: Nanomaterial, Water, Solar energy, Surface wettability, Membrane, Lithography
Research Interest: Microbial safety, biotechnology, water reuse, water quality, antibiotic resistance, anaerobic processes
Research Interest: Water at hydrophobic interfaces, Proton transfers at the air-water interface, Surface forces, Textured surfaces,...
Research Interest: Membrane technology, Innovative adsorbents, Ozone/advanced oxidation, River bank filtration and soil aquifer treatment, Natural or...
Research Interest: Membrane separation processes, Water desalination, Catalytically active membranes, Advanced oxidation processes
Research Interest: Membrane processes, Modeling, Process control, Optimization, System design, Pilot scale research, Membrane fouling, Membrane...
Research Interest: Biological wastewater treatment, Biological nitrogen transformation, Anaerobic ammonium oxidation
Research Interest: Desalination, Wastewater Treatment, Forward Osmosis, Reverse Osmosis, Biofouling
Research Interest: Solar Energy Systems, Concentrated Photovoltaic (CPV), Water Electrolysis, Ozone Water Treatment, Wastewater Electrolytic Treatmen...
Research Interest: Water treatment, desalination, reverse osmosis, biofouling, non-destructive imaging
Research Interest: Remote sensing, High spatial resolution, Agriculture, Geographic object-based image analysis, UAV, Airborne, Satellite, Multi-spec...
Research Interest: Membrane fouling, In-situ monitoring, Wastewater treatment, Desalination, Membrane distillation
Research Interest: Electro-microbiology, Microbial electrochemical systems, Electrochemical membrane bioreactors, Molecular microbial ...
Research Interest: Microbiology, Biofouling
Research Interest: Hydrophobic interaction, Bio-lubrication, Bio-adhesion, Electrochemistry, Catalysis
Research Interest: Microbial ecology, Biofilms architecture and ecology, Drinking water, Environmental biotechnology.
Research Interest: Process design and scale-up, Multi-scale modeling and simulation
Research Interest: Meteorology, hydrology, land surface and climate modeling, water resource, arid land water management, water resources engin...
Research Interest: Environmental nanomaterials, Intelligently responsive nanomaterials, Electrospinning technology
Research Interest: Water and wastewater treatment, Renewable energy, Microalgae, Anaerobic treatment, Membrane treatment
Research Interest: Water treatment, Organic pollutants, Chromatography
System Modeling Specialist
Research Interest: Computational Fluid Dynamics, Multi-Scale/Multi-Physics Modeling, Supercomputing, High Performance Computing (HPC)
Research Interest: Water treatment, Membrane (NF, RO), Density function theory
Research Interest: Membrane distillation, desalination, Clean water producing, Waste water treatment.
Research Interest: Wastewater treatment, Anaerobic MBR, Heterogeneous Fenton oxidation
Research Interest: Membrane filtration processes, Water desalination, Fouling, Spacer design, Material sciences, Catalysis, Chemical formulation
Research Interest: CO2 Conversion, Microbial Electrochemical Technology, Microbial Electrosynthesis cells, Electromethanogenesis, Methanogens, Haloph...
Research Interest: Polymeric and mixed-matrix membranes, Water vapor separation, Dehumidification
Research Interest: Seawater desalination, Wastewater treatment, Membrane fabrication, Electrospinning, Forward osmosis, Ultrafiltration
Research Interest: Thermal desalination, Thermodynamics analysis and optimization
Research Interest: Membrane Distillation, Membrane Fouling, Water and Wastewater Treatment, Renewable Energy, Microalgae
Research Interest: Two-dimensional nanomaterials, Nanofluidics, Membrane, Energy harvesting
Research Interest: Water Surface, Interface, Wetting, Nanoparticles, Catalysis
Research Interest: Crop growth monitoring, Optical remote sensing modeling, Scale transformation, Data fusion
Research Interest: Water quality (analysis, treatment and monitoring)seawater desalination (SWRO/MD), Pretreatment, Membrane fouling/ scaling
Research Interest: Water, Desalination, Food/water/energy nexus, Urban agriculture, Membrane distillation, Liquid desiccants, Controlled environment ...
Research Interest: Remote sensing, Hydrology, Water Resources
Research Interest: Microwave remote sensing, Soil moisture estimation, Uncertainty quantification, Land data assimilation
Research Interest: Environmental microbiology, Environmental toxicology, Natural transformation, AMR surveilance
Research Interest: Forward osmosis membrane filtration, Biological treatment of wastewater, Water purification, Fate of chemical contaminants in wate...
Research Interest: Porous nanomaterials, Metal nanocrystals, Porous nanocrystals, SERS, DFT, Heterogenous catalysis, Electro-catalysis
Research Interest: Biological wastewater treatment, Pathogen removal by chemical disinfectant and UV, Enteric viruses concentration, detect...
Research Interest: Density functional theory, Molecular dynamics, Free energy, Transition state, Machine learning
Research Interest: Microbial biofilm development, Wastewater treatment, Microbial fuel cell (MFC) and Microbial electrolysis cell (MEC)
Research Interest: Interfacial phenomenon, Heat transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Nanostructures
Research Interest: Microbiology, quorum quenching, genetic engineering
Research Interest: Water collection, Oil/water
separation, Hierarchically porous materials
Research Interest: Bio-inspired films, Photothermal materials
Research Interest: Wastewater treatment, Electrochemical technology, Anaerobic digestion/fermentation, Resource recovery technology
Research Interest: CFD modeling, Adsorption, Water desalination, Thermal management systems
Research Interest: Nanomaterials, Energy conversion and storage
Research Interest: Condensation, Heat transfer, Desaliantion, Materials, CFD
Research Interest: Environmental Nanotechnology, Atmospheric Water Harvesting, Photothermal, Water Desalination
Research Interest: Membrane filtration, Adsorption, Heat transfer, Water desalination
Research Interest: Analytical chemistry, Microchip electrophoresis for bio/nano applications, Nanofabrication techniques, Single-molecule d...
Research Interest: Hyperspectral remote sensing, satellites, Earth observation, UAVs
Research Interest: UAV, Hydrology, Agriculture, Evapotranspiration, Heat Fluxes
Research Interest: Environmental microbiology, Antibiotic resistance, Extreme systems microbiology, Microbial-hydrocarbon interactions
Research Interest: Biomimetics, Microfabrication, Wetting, Membrane distillation, Fluid dynamics, Surface science
Research Interest: Bioelectrochemical Systems, Hollow Fiber Membrane, Wastewater Treatment
Research Interest: Biofilm, Microbiology, Antibiotics, MBR
Research Interest: Descriptive analysis, Estimation/forecast, Process optimization, Fault detection
Research Interest: Solar energy, Wwater desalination, Materials, Interfaces, Superhydrophobicity
Research Interest: Remote sensing, dataset, water resources management, UAVs
Research Interest: Biofouling, Membrane systems, Reverse osmosis, Desalination process
Research Interest: Water treatment, Bioelectrochemical systems , Biofuels, Bioproducts
Research Interest: Produced water treatment, Membrane processes
Research Interest: Bioelectrochemical System, Nanomaterial Interface
Research Interest: Contact electrification, Superhydrophobicity, Surface wettability, Micro/Nanotextured surfaces, Materials characterization
Research Interest: Environmental, Chemical engineering, Biofouling
Research Interest: Microbial ecology of wastewater, Environmental Microbiology, Bioremediation, Molecular biology techniques
Research Interest: Membrane bioreactor, Biological wastewater treatments, Biotechnology, Organic micro-pollutants, Water reuse
Research Interest: Microbiology, bioreactors, waste water depuration
Research Interest: Water Desalination, Sustainable Engineering
Research Interest: Water desalination, Phosphorus recovery, Inorganic crystallization, Reactor design and modeling
Research Interest: Solar water distillation and collection, Wastewater treatment, Solar cell
Research Interest: Environmental nanomaterials
Research Interest: Data assimmilation, Unmanned aerial vehicles, Remote sensing, Crop yield modeling
Research Interest: Wetting, Interfacial Phenomena
Research Interest: Environmental nanomaterials, Water desalination, Wastewater treatment, Clean water production, Membranes, Heat recovery, Brine, Ba...
Research Interest: Chemical Engineering, Membrane, Forward Osmosis, Spacers, Produced water treatment
Research Interest: Desalination, Biofouling, Water treatment, Subsurface intake, Hydrology, RO membrane
Research Interest: Membrane processes, Fouling control, Biofouling, Non-destructive characterization
Research Interest: Environmental microbiology, Bioinformatics, Microbial indicators, Biocorrosion, Microbial enhanced oil recovery
Research Interest: Industrial Crystallization, Eutectic Freeze Crystallization, Water Treatment, Scale-up, Sustainable Chemical Process.
Research Interest: Environmental biotechnology, Microbial ecology, Resource recovery, Wastewater treatment
Research Interest: Bioinformatics, Computational biology, Metagenomics
Process and Controls Lead
Center Liaison Officer
Pilot Plant Specialist