Sr Research Scientist
EA Engineering Science and Technology
Dr. Modiri is an environmental engineer/chemist with 13 years of experience supporting various aspects of environmental engineering. She earned her doctoral degree from Purdue University followed by a post-doctoral period focused on researching the fate, transport, and remediation of PFAS in the environment. Currently, she serves as a senior research scientist in EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC. Dr. Modiri is responsible for planning, executing, and overseeing research projects that focus on environmental challenges, especially those associated with per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). She has developed novel remediation techniques for PFAS treatment such as reactive granular activated carbon nanocomposites.