Achintya N. Bezbaruah, Ph.D. 

Gehrts Presidential Professor 

Director, NAE Grand Challenges Scholars Program at NDSU 

Advisor, Engineers Without Borders 

Office: CIE 201A

Phone: (701) 231-7461 


Personal Webpage:

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  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE.
  • M.S., Environmental Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India.
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, Assam Engineering College, Guwahati, India.

Interest Areas

  • Environmental Applications of Nanomaterials
  • Environmental Implications of Nanomaterials
  • Polymer Applications in Environmental Remediation
  • Nutrient Recovery and Delivery
  • Life-cycle Assessment
  • Contaminant Fate and Transport
  • Small Community Water and Wastewater Treatment


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