Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2012 Removal of copper and cadmium from aqueous solution using switchgrass biochar produced via hydrothermal carbonization processJournal of Environmental Management. 61-69.
2006 Characterization of tributyltin in shipyard waters and removal through laboratory and full-scale treatment.WATER RESEARCH. 453-462.
2005 Adsorption of inorganic and organic ligands onto hydrous aluminum oxide: Evaluation of surface charge and the impacts on particle and NOM removal during water treatmentEnvironmental Science and Technology. 6429-34.
2003 Removal of Tributyltin in Shipyard Waters: Characterization and Treatment to Meet Low Parts Per Trillion LevelsJournal of Ship Production. 179-186.
2002 Impacts of prefluoridation on organic matter and particle removal in water treatmentJ. American Water Works Assoc.. 99-108.
2000 Modeling stormwater runoff quantity and quality from marine drydocksJ. Environmental Engineering. 5-11.
1995 Evaluating a high-efficiency ozone injection contactorJ. American Water Works Assoc.. 85-99.
1993 Composition-flowpath relationships for groundwater entering an acidic lakeWATER RESOURCES RESEARCH. 145-154.
1991 The role of near-shore sediments in metal mobilization and the neutralization of acidic groundwaters entering an acidic lakeWater, Air, and Soil Pollution. 149-180.
1990 Porewater acid/base chemistry in near-shore regions of an acidic lake: The influence of groundwater inputsBiogeochemistry. 131-150.
1987 Comparison of terrestrial and hypolimnetic sediment generation of acid neutralizing capacity for an acidic Adirondack lakeEnvironmental Science and Technology. 988-993.
1987 Temporal and spatial variations in the aluminum chemistry of a dilute acidic lakeBiogeochemistry. 105-119.
1985 Partitioning light attenuation in an acidic lakeCanadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 1707-1711.
1984 Chemical Stratification in the Seneca/Oswego Rivers (NY)Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 335-350.
1984 Short term changes in the base neutralizing capacity of an acid Adirondack lake, NYNature. 308-310.
1983 The response of a dilute acidified surface water to strong base additionNortheastern Environmental Science. 151-160.
1982 CaCO3 neutralization of acidified surface watersJ. Environmental Engineering Div. ASCE. 1128-1145.

Conference Papers

Year Title
2015 Simulating effects of sea level rise on runoff and sedimentation processes in a mid-Atlantic coastal urban watershed
2007 Influence of Surface Circulators on Reservoir/Lake Water Composition: Observations and Theoretical Considerations,

Research Overview

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

  • Engineering : Water Treatment / Water Quality / Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Issues : Water Treatment / Water Quality / Environmental Engineering
  • Education And Training

  • Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Syracuse University 1988
  • M.S. in Sanitary Engineering, Syracuse University 1985
  • B.S. in Environmental Engineering, Syracuse University 1980
  • Full Name

  • Gary Schafran