Biography

John C. Crittenden is the director of the Brook Byers Institute for Sustainable Systems and a Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He holds the Hightower Chair and is a Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in Environmental Technologies. He is the Associate Editor of the journal Environmental Science and Technology. He has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering, USA and the Chinese Academy of Engineering. Crittenden has been invited to speak and present around the world on sustainable urban systems and water treatment infrastructure. His current research focus is on sustainable urban infrastructure systems.

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By the year 2050, close to seven billion people will be living in urbanized areas worldwide, which is almost double the number of urban inhabitants of today. Provision of adequate infrastructure service to this massive urban population in order to ensure their health, wealth, and comfort is going to be a daunting challenge for engineers, […]

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