The University of Texas at Austin
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Department-EWRE
301 E. Dean Keeton St. Stop C1786
Austin, TX 78712-1173
Area(s) of Expertise:
Environmental and Water Resources Engineering
Ph.D., University of Michigan, Environmental Engineering, 1993
M.S., University of Michigan, Chemistry, 1990
M.S.E., University of Michigan, Environmental Engineering, 1984
B.E.S., The Johns Hopkins University, Environmental Engineering, 1980
Contaminant fate and transport, combined abiotic/biotic treatment systems for in-situ remediation, environmental surface chemistry
Chen, C.C., Coleman, M.L. and Katz, L.E., "Bridging the Gap between Macroscopic and Spectroscopic Studies of Metal Ion Sorption at the Oxide/Water Interface: Sr(II), Co(II), and Pb(II) Sorption to Quartz," Environmental Science & Technology, Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 142-148, 2006.
Kunkel, A.M., Seibert, J.J., Elliott, L.J., Kelley, R. Katz, L.E. and Pope, G.A., "Remediation of Elemental Mercury Using In-Situ Thermal Desorption (ISTD)," Environmental Science & Technology, Vol. 40, No. 7, pp. 2384-2389, 2006.
Kwon, J-H, Liljestrand, H.M. and Katz, L.E. "Partitioning of Moderately Hydrophobic Endocrine Disrupters Between Water and Synthetic Membrane Vesicles," Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry,” Vol. 25, No. 8, pp.1984-1992, 2006.
Fairey, J.L., Speitel, G.E. Jr. and Katz, L.E., "Impact of Natural Organic Matter on Monochloramine Reduction by Granular Activated Carbon: The Role of Porosity and Electrostatic Surface Properties," Environmental Science & Technology, Vol. 40, No. 13, pp. 4268-4273, 2006.
Wiesner, A.D., Katz, L.E and Chen, C.C., "The impact of ionic strength and background electrolyte on pH measurements in metal ion adsorption experiments," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Vol. 301, pp. 329-332, 2006.