Research Areas

  • Biogeochemical cycle of trace elements
  • Aquatic environmental quality
  • Behavior and transport of contaminants in surface water and ground water
  • Sources of organic and inorganic pollutants to the Passaic River system
  • Contaminant distribution in Passaic River sediments and loadings from its watersheds
  • Contaminant toxicity impact on the ecology of the Passaic River system
  • Environmental (watershed and wetland) management
  • Soil erosion and sediment transport
  • Innovative technology development in sediment/soil decontamination and clean-up
  • Sediment visualization
  • Ecosystem restoration
  • Contaminant impact on biodiversity
  • Brownfield remediation and development