Marc Deshusses

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Director of Energy Education in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Duke Kunshan University
Research Professor of Global Health
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Duke Kunshan University
Research Professor of Global Health
Director for the Energy Engineering Degree Program in the Pratt School of Engineering
Faculty Network Member of The Energy Initiative

Dr. Deshusses' research interests are related to the design, analysis and application of remediation, waste to energy and decentralized sanitation processes. A current focus is on novel reactors and processes for air, water and solid wastes treatment. Applications include treatment of odors and air toxics, biogas production, and novel sanitation and treatment technologies. Research interests include bioenergy and waste to energy processes, biofilms, biomolecular techniques for monitoring microorganisms in complex environments, indoor air quality, advanced oxidation processes, nanosensors, and mathematical modeling of environmental processes.

Education

  • Ph.D., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (1994)
  • Ph.D., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (Switzerland) (1994)

Mailing Address

Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability
Box 90467
Durham, NC 27708

Street / Delivery Address

Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability
140 Science Drive
Gross Hall, Suite 101
Durham, NC 27708

919-613-1305 

Oct
13
Location: The Generator, 100C Gross Hall
Time: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm