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James A. Smith, P.E.

Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Contact
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
The University of Virginia
Thornton Hall, Office: D218
351 McCormick Road
PO Box 400742
Charlottesville, VA 22904-1000

Phone: 434-924-7991
FAX: 434-982-2951
Email: jsmith@virginia.edu


Research and Teaching Interests
Sustainable point-of-use water treatment technologies for developing global communities
Innovative technologies for ground-water remediation
Equilibrium and kinetic sorption of organic pollutants and pesticides to natural soil
Engineering properties of organoclays for earthen liners and slurry walls
Phytoremediation
Organic vapor transport in the unsaturated zone

Education
Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Princeton University, 1992
M.S., Environmental Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1984
B.S., Civil Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1983
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