Former Team Members

Dr. Kitae Baek
Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Engineering
Kumoh National Institute of Technology
Gyoengbuk; Republic of Korea
Visiting Scholar, 2011-2012

Dr. Christoph Butscher
Division of Engineering Geology
KIT – Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute of Applied Geosciences
Karlsruhe, Germany

Postdoctoral Associate, 2011-2012

Dr. Xuhui Mao
Associate Professor, Department of Environmental Engineering
School of Resources and Environmental Science
Wuhan University, P.R. China
Postdoctoral Associate, 2010-2012

Dr. Songhu Yuan
Professor; State Key Lab of Biogeology and Environmental Geology (BGEG)
China University of Geosciences (CUG), Wuhan, P.R. China.
Visiting Scholar, 2011-2012

Naji Kasem
MS Graduate 2013

Katrina Smith-Mannschott
MS Graduate 2013

Dr. Ibrahim Mousa 
Microbiology, Environmental Biotechnology Department,
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Research Institute (GEBRI)
Minoufiya University, Egypt
Visiting Scholar, 2013-2014

Dr. Jie Peng
Geotechnical Institute, Hohai University, China
Visiting Scholar, 2013-2014

Dr. Maihemuti Balati
Xinjiang Agricultural University, China
Visiting Scholar 2013-2015

Dr. Xue Yu
Postdoc 2013-2015

Dr. Reza Ghasemizadeh
PhD Graduate 2015

Dr. Ali Ciblak
Staff Environmental Engineer,

Langan Engineering and Environmental Services
PhD Graduate 2015

Rachel Grashow, PhD
Senior Research Scientist, 2015-2016

Harshi Weerasinghe
PhD Graduate 2016

Hadi Kazemi Roodsari
PhD Graduate 2016

Amanda Murillo
Intern May-August 2016

Vanessa Pereira
Visiting Scholar, 2016

Noushin Fallahpour
PhD Graduate 2016

ReneƩ Wurth
PhD Graduate 2017

Roya Nazari
PhD Graduate 2017

Koosha Kalhor
MS Graduate 2018

Ljiljana Rajic, PhD
Associate Research Scientist, 2012-2018

Amir Taqieddin
MS Graduate 2018

Kim Hetrick
MS Graduate 2018