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Bruce E. RITTMANN

2017/2/28 18:55:33

RITTMANN E. Bruce,a Regents’ Professor of Environmental Engineering and Director of the Biodesign Swette Center for Environmental Biotechnology at Arizona State University. His research focuses on the science and engineering needed to “manage microbial communities to provide services to society.” Services include generating renewable energy, cleaning water and soil, and improving human health. Dr. Rittmann is a member of the National Academy of Engineering; a Fellow of AAAS, WEF, IWA, and NAI; and a Distinguished Member of ASCE. Dr. Rittmann was awarded the first Clarke Prize for Outstanding Achievements in Water Science and Technology from the NWRI, the Walter Huber Research Prize and the Simon Freese Award from ASCE, the G.M. Fair Award from AAEES, and the Perry L. McCarty/AEESP Founders Award. Dr. Rittmann has published over 610 journal articles, books, and book chapters, and he has 15 patents. With Dr. Perry McCarty, Dr. Rittmann co-authored the textbook Environmental Biotechnology: Principles and Applications (McGraw-Hill Book Co.).

Important Dates
Final Programme
September 15, 2017
 
Regular Registration Deadline
October 1, 2017
 
First Call for Papers

August 15, 2016
 
Paper Submission Deadline
March 31, 2017
 
Notification of Acceptance
May 30, 2017
 
Registration Open
March 31, 2017
 
Preliminary Programme
May 1, 2017

Early Bird Registration Deadline
August 15, 2017