Former Lab Members

Yale Doctoral Students Departure Date Title Affiliation
Chanhee Boo July 2018 Postdoctoral Fellow Columbia University
Humberto Jaramillo June 2018 Water/Wastewater EIT HDR Engineering Inc.
Jay Werber May 2018 Postdoctoral Fellow University of Minnesota  
Anthony Straub Aug 2017 Postdoctoral Fellow Massachussetts Institute of Technology
Devin Shaffer Aug 2016 Assistant Professor University of Houston
Marissa Tousley May 2016 Assistant Professor Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

Laura H Arias Chavez

July 2014 Assistant Professor Tennessee Technological University
Katherine R. Zodrow June 2014 Assistant Professor Montana Tech of the University of Montana
Ngai Yin Yip May 2014 Assistant Professor Columbia University
Alberto Tiraferri Aug 2012 Associate Professor Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy
Laura C. Sima Aug 2012 Foreign Affairs Officer US Department of State
Jui Shan Yong Aug 2012 Director of Business Development BioLargo, Inc.
Meagan S. Mauter Aug 2011 Associate Professor Carnegie Mellon University
Robert L. McGinnis May 2009 Founder and CEO Mattershift
Anna Stirgwolt Brady-Estévez May 2009 Program Director National Science Foundation
Maggie Montgomery May 2009 Technical Officer World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Allegra K. da Silva Aug 2008 Regional Water Reuse Practice Leader Brown and Caldwell
Kai Loon Chen May 2008 Assistant Professor Johns Hopkins University Water Institute
Wui Seng Ang May 2008 Research Engineer Singapore Public Utility Board (PUB)
Alexis de Kerchove May 2007 Vertical Marketing Manager Xylem Inc. - Stockholm, Sweden
Jeffrey R. McCutcheon May 2008 Associate Professor University of Connecticut
Jane E. Hill Mar 2006 Associate Professor Dartmouth University
Zachary A Kuznar Aug 2005 Director - Energy Storage and Microgrid Development Duke Energy Corporation
Jim C. Chen Jul 2005 Assistant Professor Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Nathalie Tufenkji Nov 2004 Professor McGill University, Canada
Sharon L. Walker Nov 2004 Interim Dean University of California, Riverside
Eric M.V. Hoek Dec 2001 Professor University of California, Los Angeles
UCLA Doctoral Students Departure Date Title Affiliation
Albert S. Kim 2000 (co-advised) Associate Professor University of Hawaii at Manoa
Chun-Han Ko 1999 Professor National Taiwan University
Yann Le Gouellec 1998 Assistant Treatment Superintendent Greater Cincinnati Water Works
John J. Waypa 1998 Engineer Northrop Grumman Corporation
Ning Sun 1998 Research Scientist Yale School of Public Health
Amy Childress 1997 Professor & Director of Environmental Engineering Program University of Southern California
Seungkwan Hong 1997 Professor Korea University, Seoul, Korea
Xiaohua Zhu 1996 LEEI Consulting Engineer Sunnyvale, California
Philip R. Johnson 1995 Mine Water Engineer MWH
Daylin Liu 1994 Principal Systems Engineer Raytheon Company
Hsiao-Wei Ching 1994 Associate Professor Tung-Nan Institute of Tech., Taiwan
Lianfa Song 1993 Professor Texas Tech University
Yale Postdoctoral Researchers Departure Date Title Affiliation
Dr. David Warsinger May 2018 Assistant Professor Purdue University
Dr. Tiezheng Tong July 2017 Assistant Professor Colorado State University
Dr. Jongho Lee May 2017 Assistant Professor University of British Columbia
Dr. Siamak Nejati May 2016 Assistant Professor University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Dr. Francois Perreault Aug 2015 Assistant Professor & Senior Sustainability Scientist Arizona State University
Dr. Edo Bar Zeev Aug 2015 Senior Lecturer Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Dr. Shihong Lin Oct 2014 Assistant Professor & Director of Graduate Recruiting for Environmental Engineering Vanderbilt University
Dr. Santiago Romero-Vargas Castrillon Aug 2014 Assistant Professor University of Minnesota
Dr. YunXia Hu Aug 2013 Professor Yantai Institute of Coastal Zone Research, China
Dr. Moshe Ben-Sasson Aug 2013 Director for Water, Agriculture, Environment Israeli Ministry of Science, Technology, and Space
Dr. Saifur Rahaman May 2012 Associate Professor Concordia University
Dr. Jessica D. Schiffman Aug 2011 Assistant Professor University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Dr. Zhiyong Meng (co-advised by Prof. Chinedum Ousji) Jul 2011 Professor Peking University
Dr. William A. Phillip Jul 2011 Associate Professor University of Notre Dame
Dr. Deb P. Jaisi Jan 2011 Associate Professor University of Delaware
Dr. Debora F. Rodrigues Jul 2010 Associate Professor University of Houston
Dr. Chad Vecitis Jul 2010 Associate Professor Harvard University
Dr. Seoktae (Steve) Kang Jan 2009 Associate Professor Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
Dr. Navid B. Saleh Jan. 2009 Associate Professor University of Texas at Austin
Dr. Baoxia Mi Jan 2009 Assistant Professor University of California, Berkeley
Dr. Moshe Herzberg 2007 Associate Professor Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Dr. Thanh H. (Helen) Nguyen Nov 2006 Associate Professor University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Dr. Jeremy A. Redman 2004 Lecturer California State University, Long Beach
Dr. Qilin Li 2003 Professor and Co-Director of NEWT Center Rice University
Dr. How Y. Ng 2003 Professor National University of Singapore
Dr. Pawel Weronski 2003 (co-advised) Associate Professor Institute of Catalysis & Surface Chemistry
Dr. Steven E. Mylon 2003 (co-advised) Associate Professor Middlesex School
Dr. Subir Bhattacharjee 2001 Founder and CEO IntelliFlux Controls
Dr. Arza Seidel 2000 Executive Editor John Wiley & Sons, New York
Dr. Chun-Han Ko 2000 Professor and Chairman National Taiwan University
UCLA Postdoctoral Researcher Departure Date Title Affiliation
Dr. Lianfa Song 1994 Professor Texas Tech University
Yale Visiting Scholars and Researchers Departure Date Title Affiliation
Yunkun Wang Aug 2018 Assitant Professor Shandong University
Shu Wang April 2018 Ph.D. Student Tsinghua University
Nadir Dizge Feb 2018 Professor Mersin University
Zhi Geng Dec 2017 Associate Professor Northeast Normal University
Song Zhao Sept 2016 Assistant Professor Tianjin University, China
Zhining Wang March 2016 Associate Professor Ocean University of China
Anne Bogler July 2015 Ph.D. Student Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Ming Xie May 2015 Vice-Chancellor Early Career Research Fellow Victoria University, Australia
Gang Ye Jan 2015 Associate Professor Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Xinglin Lu Jan 2014 Postdoctoral Associate Yale University
Zhongguo Zhang Nov 2013 Professor Environmental Protection Research Institute of Light Industry, Beijing, China
Shuai Liang Feb. 2013 Lecturer Beijing Forestry University
Jack Gilron 2012 Associate Professor and Department Chairperson Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Atar Adout Oct. 2011 Environment Health-Water Quality Coordinator Ministry of Health, Israel
Yuchang Kim 2011 Principal Researcher Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials
Yinghui Mo 2011 Engineer Institute of Seawater Desalination and Multipurpose Utilization, Tianjin, China
Yuji Yamashita 2011 Assistant Professor University of Tsukuba
Hyunse Kim 2010 Senior Researcher Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials
Isabel Cristina Tessaro 2010 Associate Professor Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul
Esperanza Garcia Castello 2006 Associate Professor Univ. Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Esther Huertas 2006 Project Manager AQU Catalunya
Ana Rita Costa 2005 Process Engineer Galp  Energia
Bart Postmus 2003 Dutch Patent Attorney NLO
Sangyoup Lee 2002 Research Professor Korea University
Long Nghiem 2002 School of Civil and Environmental Engineering Director University of Technology Sydney