Prof. George Tchobanoglous
Dr. George Tchobanoglous is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California, Davis. His research interests are in the areas of wastewater treatment and water reuse, small and decentralized wastewater management systems, and solid waste management. He has authored or co-authored over 580 technical publications including 23 textbooks and 8 reference works. His books are well known for successfully bridging the gap between academia and the day-to-day world of the engineer. He has given more than 570 technical presentations, both in the United States and abroad. His degrees include a B.S. degree in civil engineering from the University of the Pacific, an M.S. degree in sanitary engineering from the University of California at Berkeley, and a Ph.D. in environmental engineering from Stanford University.