Centre for Environmental Health and Engineering

Our Centre is a designated World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for the protection of water quality and health.

Our research

We provide support to international governments through international agencies such as WHO, Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) and relief organisations such as Oxfam, UNICEF and Medicins Sans Frontier (MSF).

We are a multidisciplinary research centre with international expertise which undertakes research activities and services that address today’s environmental and public health global challenges. Projects cover the entire water, wastewater, pollution cycle and encompass topics such as:

  • Water resources surveillance
  • Modelling and management
  • Advanced water and wastewater treatment
  • Resource recovery
  • Pollution control and waste management
  • Water quality and public health
  • Risk assessment and management.

Research projects

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  • Principal investigator: Dr Belen Marti-Cardona
  • Start date: 01 September 2020
  • End date: 31 March 2021
  • Funding amount: £77,136

Read about the project

  • Principal investigator: Dr Belen Marti-Cardona
  • Start date: 01 June 2020
  • End date: 28 February 2021
  • Funding amount: £97,285

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Study with us

Our research activities form an integral part of our successful masters course. It attracts overseas students and professionals who wish to take advantage of the considerable global interest in water, wastewater, sanitation, public health, pollution and waste management to develop their careers.

People

Head of Centre

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Dr Devendra Saroj

Reader and Head of Centre for Environmental Health and Engineering (CEHE), Director of Research - Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Academic staff

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Dr Thomas Bond

Senior Lecturer

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Professor Prashant Kumar

Associate Dean (International), Professor and Chair in Air Quality and Health; Founding Director, Global Centre for Clean Air Research (GCARE)

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Dr Belen Marti-Cardona

Lecturer in Earth Observation and Hydrology

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Dr Katherine Pond

Senior Lecturer

Research staff

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Maryam Hoseini

Research fellow

Emeritus staff

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Professor Barry Lloyd

Emeritus Professor of Environmental Health Engineering

Visiting staff

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Dr Stephen Battersby

Visiting Senior Research Fellow, Chartered Environmental Health Practitioner, Environmental Health and Housing Consultant

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Professor Jennifer Colbourne

Chief Drinking Water Inspector, DWI

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Dr Julie Kinzelman

Visiting Senior Research Fellow, Racine Public Health Department

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Professor Matthias Maier

Stadtwerke Karlsruhe

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Professor Paul Sherlock

Formerly of Oxfam and Coordinator of Water and Sanitation Emergencies, UNICEF

Contact us

Find us

Address
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Surrey
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH