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Assistant Professor

Short Biography

Andrea Achilli joined the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering at the University of Arizona as an assistant professor in fall 2017.

Educational Qualifications
•    Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno
•    Laurea (combined B.S. and M.S. degrees), Environmental Engineering, Marche Polytechnic University, Italy

•    Membrane contactor processes and hybrid systems for water reuse and desalination
•    Membrane processes for water separation
•    Desalination and water reuse technologies
•    Forward osmosis and membrane distillation systems
•    Energy and resource recovery from water and wastewater
•    Process integration and intensification
•    Biological processes for advanced water and wastewater treatment

Courses Taught
•    CHEE 303: Chemical Engineering Mass Transfer
•    CHEE 305: Chemical Engineering Transport Phenomena
•    CHEE 476A/576A: Water Treatment System Design
•    CHEE 476B/576B: Wastewater Treatment Design System
•    CHEE 505 – Advanced Chemical Engineering Transport Phenomena


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