Dominic M DiToro

Civil & Environmental Engineering

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  • Specializes in the developing and applying mathematical and statistical models to water and sediment problems in streams, lakes, estuaries and coastal bodies.
  • Recent research helped develop criteria for the EPA to use in evaluating water and sediment quality.
  • Has participated as expert consultant, principal investigator and project manager on numerous water quality studies for industry, research foundations and governmental agencies.
  • Studies the health of local bodies of water, including the Chesapeake Bay, and has knowledge of some Superfund sites.
  • Work crosses the fields of environmental chemistry, water and sediment toxicology, quantum chemistry, applied mathematics and computational environmental chemistry.

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Edward C. Davis Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Professor, Center for Biomechanical Engineering Research

UDaily Articles:
Engineer joins 'High Cited Researcher' list
UD receives grant to investigate munitions constituents in soils
Environmental engineering professor's work incorporated into EPA criteria and applied to Gulf oil spill

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