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Gary Schafran

  • Gary Schafran
  • Professor & Chair
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • 135 Kaufman Hall
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4673
  • gschafra@odu.edu
  • Education

    Syracuse University, 1988
    Major: Civil Engineering
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Syracuse University, 1985
    Major: Sanitary Engineering
    Degree: M.S.
    Syracuse University, 1980
    Major: Environmental Engineering
    Degree: B.S.
  • Research Interests

    Environmental engineering, aquatic chemistry, physicochemical treatment processes, natural systems water quality, lake oxygenation, reservoir management
  • Expertise

    Engineering
    Water Treatment / Water Quality / Environmental Engineering
    Environmental Issues
    Water Treatment / Water Quality / Environmental Engineering
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    A Novel Low Cost, High Efficiency, Algal Biomass Harvest and Dewatering Technology for Biodiesel Production
    Sponsoring Organization: DOE-SBIR
    Date: October, 2009 - September, 2011
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Stubbins, A.; Hatcher, P. G.; Gordon, A. S.; Schafran, G.; Voland, R.
    Reservoir Control and Maintenance to Meet Production/Water Quality Goals
    Sponsoring Organization: American Water Works Association (AWWA) Research Foundation (AWWARF)
    Date: July 1, 2005 - June 30, 2007
    Investigators:Schafran, G.; Yoon, J.
    “Evaluate Pilot and Full Scale Treatment Processes to Remove TBT from Industrial Waste Water,”
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA),
    Date: August 31, 2001 - September 1, 2002
    Investigators:Schafran, G.; Yoon, J.
    “Proposal to Evaluate Pilot and Full-Scale Treatment Processes to Remove TBT from Industrial Wastewater,”
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    Date: May 1, 2001 - July 1, 2002
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Schafran, G.; Yoon, J.; Fox, T.