Team

Current Lab Members

Bruce Rittmann Ph.D., Regent's Professor and Director of the Biodesign Swette Center for Environmental Biotechnology

Rittmann CV

Yen-Jung (Sean) Lai Ph.D., Research Scientist

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Chen Zhou Ph.D., Research Scientist 

Chen Zhou CV 2018

Matt Scholz Ph.D., Research Professional 

Everett Eustance Ph.D., Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Sarah Arrowsmith,  Research Laboratory Coordinator

Carole Flores, Business Operations Manager

Joshua Boltz Ph.D., Biofilm-Process Modeler and Environmental Engineering Practitioner

Garrett Montoya, Research Technician

Diana Calvo Martinez, Ph.D. Student, Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Neng Iong Chan,  Ph.D. Student, Environmental Life Sciences

Tengfei Chen, Ph.D. Student, Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Caitlyn Hall, Ph.D. Student, Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Yuanzhe Liu, Ph.D. Student, Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Isaias Peraza, Ph.D. Student, Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Thiago Stangherlin Barbosa, Ph.D. Student, Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Burcu Yavuz, Ph.D. Student, Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Michelle Young, Ph.D. Student, Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Yihao Luo, M.S. Student, Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Chenwei Zheng, M.S. Student, Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Tarun Shesh, M.S. Student, Chemical Engineering

Omar ArafaUndergraduate Student, 
Chemical Engineering, Grand Challenges Scholars Program

Savannah HullUndergraduate Student, Chemical Engineering

Brielle Januszewski, Undergraduate Student, Civil Engineering (Environmental Engineering)

Neil Rastogi, Undergraduate Student
Chemical Engineering

Ben Stryszko, Undergraduate Student, Biochemistry (Medicinal Chemistry)

Benjamin Wik, Undergraduate Student
Chemical Engineering

Min Long, Visiting Scholar, Ph.D. student from the College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tongji University

Kun Zhang Ph.D., College of Power and Energy Engineering, Harbin Engineering University

Xiong Zheng Ph.D., College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tongji University

Nianbing Zhong , Ph.D., College of Optical and Electronic Technology, Chongqing University of Technology

Samihan Dani, High School Student, Hamilton High School, 2018

Affiliated Members

Andrew Marcus, Ph.D., Asst. Research Professor

Rob Stirling, Techno Economist

Graduate Alumni

Levi Straka, Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering, 2017

Mohamed Mahmoud, Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, 2016

Binh Nguyen, Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, 2015

Bradley Lusk Ph.D., Biological Design, 2015

Alexander Zevin, Ph.D. Biological Design, 2015

Zhuolin Liu, M.S. Environmental Engineering Technology, 2015

Zhaocheng Wang, M.S. Environmental Engineering, 2015

Husen Zhang, 2014

Aura Ontiveros-Valencia, Ph.D. Sustainability Studies, 2014

Nasser Hamdan Ph.D. Civil Engineering, 2014

Matthew Thompson, M.S., 2014

Anca Delgado, Ph.D. Microbiology, 2013

Youneng Tang, Ph.D. Environmental Engineering/Technology, 2012

Michal Ziv-El, Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, 2012

Chen Zhou, Ph.D. Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering, 2011

Prathap Parameswaran, Ph.D., Environmental Engineering 2010

Andrew Marcus, Ph.D., Environmental Engineering, 2009

César Torres Ph.D., Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering, 2009

John Schloendorn, Ph.D., 2009

Hyung-Sool Lee, Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, 2009

Jinwook Chung

He-Ping Zhao, Ph.D. 

Postdoctoral Alumni

Randhir Deo Ph.D., 2005-2010

Daewook Kang Ph.D., 2009-2014

Yen-Jung Lai Ph.D.

Femina Rauf Ph.D. 

Chen Zhou Ph.D., 2014-2016

Professional Staff Alumni

Undergraduate Alumni

High School Students and Teachers

Visiting Scholars

Rashmi Chandra 2017

Jianfang Wang, Harbin Institute of Technology, China 2017

Hua Xu, Shanghai Normal University, 2017

Yun Zhou, Tongji University, 2016-2017

Xin Li 2016

Sen Qiao, Dalian University of Technology, China, 2015

Yue Shi, Harbin Engineering University, China, 2015

Eyasu Shuba, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, 2015

Jianglei Xiong, Southeast University, China, 2015

Xiaoyin Xu, Southeast University, China, 2015

Qi Yang, Hunan University, China 2015

Guowen Wang 2016

Yingying Zhang, Jiangsu Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China 2015

Yanguo Zhao, Ocean University of China, 2015

Yanping Hou

Jaehoon Hwang Ph.D. Yonsei University, Korea 2015

Kadmiel Naliel Oliveira Pereira, Brazil, 2015

Qi Yang Ph.D.

Shuangshi Dong Ph.D.

Dandan Zhou Ph.D., Northeast Normal University, China, 2015

Taeho Lee Ph.D., Pusan National University, South Korea, 2015

Qaiser Farid Khan, Quaid-I-Azam University,!Islamabad,!Pakistan, 2014

Collaborators

Wookeun Bae Ph.D., Hanyang University, Korea

John DiBaise M.D., Mayo Clinic, AZ

Shuangshi Dong Ph.D., Jilin University, China

Pat Evans, V.P., CDM Smith, AZ

Fatih Karadagli Ph.D.Sakarya University, Turkey

Shilpi Kushwaha Ph.D.,  CSIR - National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India

Hyung-Sool Lee Ph.D., University of Waterloo, Canada

Ahmed Librihi Ph.D., University of Mohammad 6 Polytechnic, Morocco

Ryan Lively Ph.D., Georgia Tech., GA

Brooke Mayer Ph.D., Marquette University, WI

Aura Ontiveros-Valencia Ph.D.University of Notre Dame, IN

Prathap Parameswaran Ph.D., Kansas State University, KS

Roberto Parra Ph.D.Intituto Tecnologico Superior De Monterrey,

Sudeep Popat Ph.D., Clemson University, SC

Sen Qiao Ph.D.Dalian University of Technology, China

Sathaa Sathasivan Ph.D., Western Sydney University, Australia

Alex Schwarz Ph.D.University of Concepción, Chile

Yue Shi, Harbin Engineering University, China

Steve Smith M.D., Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes, FL

Youneng Tang Ph.D.Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, FL

Yonghong Wu Ph.D., Wuhan University, China

Yongming Zhang Ph.D.Shanghai Normal University, China

He-Ping Zhao Ph.D.Zhejiang University, China

Dandan Zhou Ph.D., Northeast Normal University, China

Siqing Xia Ph.D.Tongji University, China

Jianglei Xiong Ph.D., Southeast University, China