Biogeochemistry of trace metals in aquatic ecosystems and soil, plant-based biomediation., plant and algae-based production of raw materials and energy.
Hydrology, Boundary Layer Meteorology, Land-Atmosphere Interaction, Turbulent transport processes, Wind energy.
Energy conservation and management, indoor environment quality, sustainable food production systems, and renewable energy systems analysis and design.
Renewable energy systems and integration with existing markets and power systems. Mathematical modeling and systems simulation.
Environmental engineering, biological wastewater treatment processes, aquatic chemistry, remediation of acid lakes.
Hydrology, land-atmosphere interactions, hydraulics, groundwater flow.
Environmental fluid mechanics, wave hydrodynamics, coupled air-water transfer processes, mixing and transport processes in the environment, experimental methods.
Environmental fluid mechanics, hydrodynamics of the coastal/open ocean and lakes, turbulence modeling, hydrodynamic instability theory, spectral methods in scientific and engineering computation, high performance parallel scientific computing.
Water and wastewater treatment, residue management, sludge treatment/disposal.
Environment/energy and transportation systems, transportation energy consumption and emissions inventory estimation and impact analysis, statistical and mathematical modeling.
Renewable energy, biomass conversions, pyrolysis, tomefaction, hydrothermal carbonization, integrated biorefinery, sustainable carbonaceous materials, materials for contaminate remediation, energy policy, public understanding of science.
Water and waste treatment, microbiological phenomena and processes, treatment of contaminated groundwater.
Low carbon energy technologies, greenhouse gas mitigation and potential reuse, subsurface energy and environmental applications, resource recovery from low value residues, waste to materials and energy pathways
Biotechnology for water and wastewater treatment, biological nutrient removal and recovery, biosensors for water quality monitoring, toxicogenomics-based toxicity assessment, phosphorus cycling and bioavailability of nutrients.
Environmental systems analysis, nonpoint source pollution, solid waste management, watershed modeling, risk assessment.
Water quality, chemical and biological processes, transport and fate of emerging contaminants, sustainable water and wastewater treatment technologies.
Understanding how anthropogenic and natural processes affect the chemical composition of the atmosphere. The composition of the atmosphere affects air quality and the response of the climate system to global change. The coupling between atmospheric chemistry and climate and in predicting future changes.
Bioprocess engineering, fermentation and enzyme technology, biospearations, food engineering.
Fluid mechanics, mechanics of continuous media and discrete aggregates, and dense-shearing flows of inelastic particles.
Boundary layer turbulence, fluid-structure interactions, urban heat island, pollutant dispersion, urban sustainability, computational fluid dynamics.
Aquatic chemistry, biogeochemical fate of toxic pollutants, interfacial reactions of pollutants in aqueous systems.
Fluid mechanics, water wave dynamics, coastal oceanography and engineering, tsunami dynamics and numerical methods
Environmental and water resource systems planning and management modeling, and predicting the impacts of water management on ecosystems.
Optimization under uncertainty; planning, operations, and market design for electric power systems
Geotechnical and geoenviromental engineering, environmental site remediation, water supply performance during extreme events.
Analysis of infiltration, surface runoff, denitrification and solute transport, groundwater movement, erosion and sediment transport, and watershed models.
Remote sensing, digital image processing, radiative transfer.
Environmental and water resources systems; multiobjective planning and management, evolutionary computation; high-performance computing; uncertainty in decision making.
Environmental biogeochemistry; coupled biological and physiochemical processes in soil-water systems; engineered ecosystems for sustainable water quality improvement.
Microbiology of water and soil systems, molecular techniques, fate and transport of contaminants.
Wetland and stream restoration, rain gardens, mitigation banking, environmental regulations and land use.
Bioengineering, sustainable development, bio-fuels, renewable energy, recycling, energy conservation, and managed ecosystems.
Modeling groundwater contamination and remediation, pesticide source reduction, optimization algorithms, supercomputing.
Stochastic hydrology, water resource systems operations and planning, risk analysis.
Management of soil and water resources, fate of agricultural toxics and nutrients.
Water resources risk management, sustainable design and management of integrated water resource systems.
Geotechnical engineering, dynamic behavior of soils, instrumentation.
Aquaculture, water quality and management systems, biological filtration.
Sustainable transportation, renewable energy, green building, appropriate technology
International development, sustainable development, ecological engineering and water management.
Ecohydrology, hydrological controls on environmental transport, and watershed modeling.
Sustainable drinking water treatment (global applications).