Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Colorado School of Mines
Timothy Strathmann is a Professor in the Department Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Colorado School of Mines. His research aims to develop more sustainable technologies for water treatment and waste valorization. Most recently, his research program has focused developing innovative technologies for treatment of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), including being the lead inventor of the hydrothermal alkaline treatment technology for PFAS (HALT-PFAS). Dr. Strathmann is the recipient of a National Science Foundation CAREER Award, and his research has been sponsored by DoD-SERDP/ESTCP, NSF, USEPA, USDA, SRC, and DOE. Dr. Strathmann’s formal training includes a PhD in environmental engineering from Johns Hopkins, BS and MS degrees from Purdue, and postdoctoral training at Princeton.