Lewis Semprini

Lewis Semprini
204C Merryfield Hall
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Chemical, Biological & Environmental Engineering
Distinguished Professor, Environmental Engineering
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Dr. Lewis Semprini's research focuses on biological processes for the treatment of hazardous wastes, and on the fate and transport of organic contaminants in the environment. He specializes in field, laboratory, and modeling studies of aerobic and anaerobic processes for treating chlorinated solvents. His research efforts aim at integrating the results of field, laboratory, and modeling studies in order to effectively apply the technology in the field. He also performs research using naturally occurring radon-222 as a subsurface tracer.

Chair of the Executive Committee, Subsurface Biosphere Initiative

Biographical Info

Ph.D. Civil Engineering - Stanford University, 1986.

Engineers Degree-Civil Engineering - Stanford University, 1981.

M.S. Environmental Engineering - Stanford University, 1979.

B.S. Chemical Engineering - University of California, Berkeley, 1974.