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Dr. Tsan-Liang Su

RESEARCH ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Phone: 201.216.5697
Fax: 201.216.8303
Email: t1su@stevens.edu
Resume
School:  Schaefer School of Engineering & Science
Department:  Civil, Environmental and Ocean Engineering
Program:  Environmental Engineering
Research Center:  Center for Environmental Systems (CES)
Education
  • Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering, 1997, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ
  • M.E. in Chemical Engineering, 1991, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ
  • B.E. in Chemical Engineering, 1983, Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan.
Research
  • Environmental fate transport of energetic materials such as RDX, HMX, perchlorate and etc...
  • Biological and physico-chemical treatment processes.
    Biodegradability and flushabilities studies of non-woven consumer products
  • Instrumental analysis (Chromatography and Spectroscopy).
    Water conservation and compliance testing for water closets, backflow protection devices, and plumbing fixtures
Experience
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Professional Service
  • 01/03 – present Director, Laboratory Operations Center for Environmental Systems, Stevens Institute of Technology
  • 01/05 - present Radiation Safety Officer Stevens Institute of Technology
  • 01/03 – present Research Associate Professor Dept. of Civil Environmental & Ocean Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology
  • 9/99 – 12/02 Research Assistant Professor Dept. of Civil Environmental & Ocean Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology
  • 2/97 – 8/99 Research Engineer Dept. of Civil Environmental & Ocean Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology
Honors & Awards
  • Outstanding Researcher Awards in the Graduate Commencement at Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ (1997)
  • Best Technical Poster Presentation Awards in the Mid-Atlantic States Section of Air & Waste Management Association (MASS A&WMA) annual conference (1995), Atlantic City, NJ
Professional Societies
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Water Environment Federation (WEF)
  • International Association of Plumbing and Machanical Officials (IAPMO)
  • American Society of Sanitary Engineering (ASSE)
  • Canadian Standards Association (CSA)
  • Scientific Committee for the International Conference: Restoration and Protection of the Environment VII, June 28 – July 1, 2004, Mykonos, Greece
Selected Publications
Conference Proceedings
  1. Miskewitz, R., Su, T.-L., Hires, R.I. and Korfiatis, G.P.. (June 28 - July 1, 2004). "Tidal Variations of Heavy Metal Concentrations in the Hackensack River, New Jersey, USA.", Protection and Restoration of the Environment VII Proceedings of an International Conference, Mykonos, Greece, e-Proceeding Mykonos Greece.
  2. Dimou, K., Su, T.-L., Hires, R.I., Miskewitz, R. and Korfiatis, G.P.. (June 28 - July 1, 2004). "The Distribution of PCDD/Fs in Newark Bay Estuary.", Protection and Restoration of the Environment VII Proceedings of an International Conference, Mykonos, Greece, e-Proceeding Mykonos Greece.
  3. Miskewitz, R., Hires, R.I., Su, T.-L., Korfiatis, G.P. and Sidhoum, M.. (2002). "Measurements of PCB fluxes into the Atmosphere at a Site Receiving Stabilized Dredge Material.", Protection and Restoration of the Environment VI Proceedings of an International Conference, Skiathos, Greece.. 863.
  4. Dimou, K., Korfiatis, G.P. Hires, R.I. and Su, T.-L.. (2002). "Partitioning of Polychlorinated biphenyls in New York/ New Jersey Harbor.", Protection and Restoration of the Environment VI Proceedings of an International Conference, Skiathos, Greece.. 363.
  5. Dimon, K., Korfiatis, G.P., Hires, R.I., Su, T.-L-., and Chronis, T.. (2000). "In Situ Measurements of Trace Organics in New York/ New Jersey Harbor.", Restoration and Protection of the Environment V Proceedings of an International Conference, Thassos, Greece.. 473.
  6. Christodoulatos, C., Su, T.-L., and Koutsospyros, A. D.. (1996). "Denitrification Kinetics of Hydrolyzed Solid Propellant Waste Streams.", Restoration and Protection of the Environment III Proceedings of an International Conference, Chania, Greece.. 278.
  7. Christodoulatos, C., Su, T.-L., and Sidhoum, M.. (1994). "Treatment of Solid Rocket Propellants by Chemical and Biological Means.", Restoration and Protection of the Environment II Proceedings of an International Conference, Patras, Greece.. 288.
  8. Sidhoum, M., Christodoulatos, C., Su, T.-L., and Redis, M.. (1994). "Enhanced Alkaline Hydrolysis and Biodegradability Studies of Nitrocellulose-Bearing Missile Propellant.", Aerospace Environmental Technology Conference, Huntsville, Alabama. . 87.
Report
  1. Miskewitz, R., Su, T.-L., Hires, R.I. and Korfiatis, G.P.. (2005). "Tidal Variations of Heavy Metal Concentrations in the Hackensack River, New Jersey, USA.", J. of Marine Environmental Engineering. 7 241.
  2. Dimou, K., Su, T.-L., Hires, R.I., Miskewitz, R.. (2005). "Distribution of Polychlorinated Biphenyls in the Newark Bay Estuary", J. of Hazardous Materials.
  3. Miskewitz, R., Hires, R.I., Su, T.-L., Korfiatis, G.P. and Sidhoum, M.. (2004). "Measurements of PCB fluxes into the Atmosphere at a Site Receiving Stabilized Dredge Material.", Water, Air, and Soil Pollution.. (Focus 4), 45.
  4. Christodoulatos, C., Su, T.-L., and Koutsospyros, A. D.. (2001). "Alkaline Hydrolysis of Nitrocellulose.", Water Environment Federation. . 73 (2), 185.
  5. Christodoulatos, C., Vaccari, D. A., Korfiatis, G. P., Bhaumik, S., Davis, K. and., Su, T.-L... (1998). "Nutrient Recovery and Biodegradation of Inedible Tomato Plant Residues by Activated Sludge Cultures and Phanerochaete Chrysosporium.", Life Support & Biosphere Science. 5 53.
  6. Levri, J., Davis, K. Vaccari, D. A., Christodoulatos, C., and., Su, T.-L.. (1998). "Modeling Long-term Biodegradation of Inedible Plant Material.", SAE The Engineering Society For Advancing Mobility Land Sea Air and Space International.. 981819.
  7. Su, T.-L. and Christodoulatos, C.. (1996). "Destruction of Nitrocellulose Using Alkaline Hydrolysis.", Department of Defense, Tri-Service Environmental Technology Workshop, Hershey, Pennsylvania.. 337.
  8. Christodoulatos, C., Sidhoum, M., and Su, T.-L.. (1994). "Alkaline Hydrolysis and Biodegradability Studies of AHH Propellant.", 18th Annual Army Environmental Technology Symposium, Williamsburg, VA. . 169.
  9. Christodoulatos, C., Vaccari, D. A., Gargoulas, N., and Su, T.-L... (1993). "Cellulose Biodegradation in Anaerobic Systems", CIB/W62 International Symposium, Washington, DC, USA. . 273.
  10. Christodoulatos, C., Sidhoum, M., Su, T.-L., Redis, M., and Korfiatis, G. P.. (1993). "NC-Bearing Missile Propellant Demilitarization.", Nitrocellulose Fines Separation and Treatment Workshop Proceedings, West Lafayette, IN.. 66.
  11. Su, T.-L., Christodoulatos, C., and Sidhoum, M.. "Denitrification of Liquid Wastes Resulting from Hydrolysis of Nitrocellulose and Nitroglycerin, Containing Rocket Propellant.", Department of Defense, Tri-Service Environmental Technology Workshop, Hershey, Pennsylvania. . 456.
Courses
  • CE 342 Fluid Mechanics
  • EN 541 Fate and Transport of Environmental Contaminants
  • EN 637 Environmental Control Laboratory