Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringWestern Engineering

George Nakhla

Professor, Salamander Chair in Environmental Engineering

P.Eng., P.E. (State of Michigan)
Ph.D. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, U.S.A.) 1989
M.Sc. (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, U.S.A) 1987, B.Sc.. (University of Khartoum, Sudan) 1983


DR NAKHLA'S research interests lie in the general area of environmental engineering and water and soil pollution control. The main areas of expertise are biological municipal and industrial wastewater treatment, biological nutrient removal processes, biological detoxification of hazardous contaminants, soil and ground water bioremediation, and landfill leachate treatment.