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Arjun K. VenkatesanResearch Associate Professor & Associate Director, NYS Center for Clean Water TechnologySchool of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences; Civil Engineering (Affiliated)


Professor Venkatesan is interested in studying the occurrence, fate, and treatment of contaminants of emerging concern (CEC) in the natural and built environment. Our group apply novel analytical and monitoring techniques to assess both human and environmental health risks associated with toxic and harmful substances. We also develop and test novel treatment technologies to reduce exposures to toxic contaminants and improve water quality.


  • PhD: Arizona State University
  • Master’s: University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Bachelor's: Anna University, Chennai, India