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My research interests lie in the areas of contaminant fate, transport, and remediation. I am particularly interested in aggressive remediation technologies for contaminated soils and emerging contaminants in the environment such as fire retardants and other micropollutants.
Current Teaching: Contaminated Land, Pollution & Rehabilitation of Degraded Ecosystems, Chemistry & Materials Science
Past Teaching: Statistics & Model Analysis, Water & Wastewater Treatment Design
Doctor of Philosophy, Rutgers University
Award Date: 1 Jan 2004
Master of Science, Rutgers University
Award Date: 1 Jan 2000
Bachelor of Science, Johns Hopkins University
Award Date: 1 Jan 1997
- contaminated soils
- smouldering combustion
- environmental engineering
USEPA LEAF methods for characterizing phosphorus and potentially toxic elements in raw and thermally treated sewage sludgeFournie, T., Switzer, C. & Gerhard, J. I., 31 Jul 2021, In: Chemosphere. 275, 130081.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
An investigation of potentially toxic element content in beached plastic resin pellets from Kuwait and the United KingdomMandekar, B. E. A., Davidson, C., Switzer, C. & Liggat, J., 5 May 2016, (Unpublished).
Research output: Contribution to conference › Abstract › peer-review
Training day on Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control for delegates from the Hebei Provincial Government5 Dec 2017
Activity: Participating in or organising an event types › Participation in workshop, seminar, course