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Lizette Chevalier

Professor and Associate Dean

Lizette Chevalier

Email: cheval@engr.siu.edu

Phone: (618) 536-2368

Office: Engineering Building B-34, E-102

Profile

Research Interest:

  • Fate and transport of contaminants
  • Groundwater hydrology
  • Interdisciplinary research on watershed science and policy
  • Advancement of engineering education


Bruce Devantier

Associate Professor

Bruce Devantier

Email: bdevanti@siu.edu

Phone: (618) 453-7819

Office: Engineering Building B-38

Profile

Research Interest:

  • Drinking water quality and treatment
  • Soil and groundwater remediation
  • Water quality modeling and finite element analysis for flow processes


Ajay Kalra

Assistant Professor

Ajay Kalra

Email: kalraa@siu.edu

Phone: (618) 453-7008

Office: Engineering Building B-114

Profile

Research Interest:

  • Interdisciplinary in the area of hydro-climatology
  • Urban sustainability
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Water resources management
  • Drought frequency
  • Probabilistic forecasting and downscaling


Yanna Liang

Associate Professor

Yanna Liang

Email: liang@engr.siu.edu 

Phone: (618) 435-7808

Office: Engineering Building B26

Profile

Research Interest:

  • Converting  bituminous coal to methane through Biological processes
  • Developing biofuels and bio-based products from lignocellulosic feedstocks
  • Elucidating impact of engineered nanoparticles on microbial ecology
  • Integrated platform for producing biofuels form sweet sorghum bagasse