Associate Faculty Members

Prof. Arthur Chan

  • Atmospheric chemistry, air pollution and health impacts
  • Developing analytical methods for complex mixtures
  • Chemical characterization of semivolatile and particle-phase emissions
  • Atmospheric oxidation chemistry of organic compounds

Tel: +1  416 978 2602 web: Personal Web Page email:

Prof. Frank Gu

  • Nanotechnologies with real-world applications
  • Ocular delivery of nanomedicines
  • Nano-enabled photocatalyst for water remediation
  • Nanoparticles for soil remediation
  • Nanomaterials for pathogen detection

Tel: +1  416 978 2602 web: Personal Web Page email:

Prof. Vladimiros Papangelakis

  • Aqueous and Environmental Process Engineering
  • Water purification by forward osmosis
  • Bio-hydrometallurgy of sulphidic wastes for base metal recovery, and remediation
  • Aqueous chemistry and recovery of rare earth elements

Prof. Elodie Passeport

  • Removal of contaminants in natural and engineered environments
  • Passive water treatment systems
  • Stable and radio isotope tracing

Tel: +1 416 978 5747 web: Personal Web Page email:

Prof. Barbara Sherwood Lollar

  • Compound specific isotope analysis Innovations in contaminant hydrogeology
  • Ancient waters and deep subsurface biosphere

Tel: +1 416 978 0770 web:Personal Web Page email:

Prof. Brent Sleep

  • Biological and geochemical processes for the remediation of soils and water
  • Computational methods for modelling environmental processes
  • Waste disposal and groundwater pollution modelling and remediation
  • Multiphase flow and transport in soils

Tel: +1 416 978 3005 web: Personal Web Page email:

Assistant Prof. Jay Werber

  • Membrane Separations
  • Purification of bio-produced chemicals
  • Synthesis and characterization of high performance membranes
  • Fundamental transport in polymers
  • Process design

Tel: +1 416 978 4906 web: Personal Web Page email: