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Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff Office Contact
(315 Area code)
Amidon, Thomas, Professor Emeritus
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1972; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1975; biorefinery, fiber properties, paper properties, management, pulping, bleaching, de-inking
321 Walters Hallteamidon@esf.edu
Anagnost, Susan, Director, NC Brown Center for Ultra Studies, Professor and Chair
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1982; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1990; wood anatomy, wood decay, microscopy
204 Baker Labseanagno@esf.edu
Appleby, Raymond
Director, Pilot Operations
114 Walters Hallrappleby@esf.edu
Bujanovic, Biljana, Associate Professor
MS, University of Belgrade, 1994; PhD, University of Belgrade, 2000; PhD, Western Michigan University, 2003; chemistry of lignocellulosics and products, lignin structure and reactivity, pulping, bleaching
419 Walters Hallbbujanovic@esf.edu
Burry, William, Lecturer
MA, SUNY College At Cortland, 1999;
307 Walters Hallwmburry@esf.edu
Chatterjee, Siddharth, Associate Professor
MS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1985; PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1987; transport phenomena, design, simulation, pollution abatement
406 Walters Hallschatterjee@esf.edu
Dölle, Klaus, Associate Professor
PhD, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 2002; pulp & paper and related environmental topics, design, constructed wetlands,subsurface bioreactors, fossil energy, bioenergy, hydropower, water and waste water treatment, paper recycling, paper development, filler materials, energy savings, renewable energy & processes, engineering, machine & process design.
421 Walters Hallkdoelle@esf.edu
Francis, Raymond, Research Associate
PhD, University of Toronto, 1987; bioenergy, chemical engineering, pulping
311 Walters Hallfrancis@esf.edu
Hohm, Sean, Instructional Support Technician
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2016;
416 Walters Hallsmhohm@esf.edu
Hussein, Rafaat M., Associate Professor
ME, Concordia University, 1978; PhD, Concordia University, 1980; Environmental sustainability and protection; climate change; hazardous wastes management and transport; water resources; sustainable agriculture and infrastructure systems; risk and vulnerability assessment, analysis and management; expert & knowledge-based systems; occupational and environmental management, safety and auditing; bio-based materials and products; applied sustainable construction.
216 Baker Labrmhussei@esf.edu
Ikuta, Susuma
Visiting Professor
221 Marshall Hallsikuta@esf.edu
Lai, Yuan-Zong, Professor
MS, University of Washington, 1966; MS, University of Washington, 1967; PhD, University of Washington, 1968; chemistry of wood, pulping, bleaching, bioproduct development
428 Walters Hallyzlai@esf.edu
Liu, Shijie, Professor and Associate Chair
PhD, University of Alberta, 1992; bioengineering, fermentation, kinetics, separation, pulping, bleaching, fiber properties, sustainability, biofuel, renewable chemicals, biomaterials
302 Walters Hallsliu@esf.edu
Meyer, Robert, Professor
MF, University of Washington, 1964; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1967;
222 Baker Labrwmeyer@esf.edu
Mickinkle, Lynn
Secretary 1
205 Walters Halllcmickin@esf.edu
Ramarao, Bandaru, Professor and Director, Empire State Paper Research Institute
MS, Clarkson University, 1982; PhD, Clarkson University, 1985; chemical engineering, separation processes, adsorption, chromatography, filtration, membrane, depth filtration, columns, cellulosic materials, lignocellulosics separations, hydrolysis, papermaking, paper physics.
310 Walters Hallbvramara@esf.edu
Scott, Gary, Professor and Chair
Director, Division of Engineering

MS, University of Wisconsin, 1990; MS, University of Wisconsin, 1991; PhD, University of Wisconsin, 1993; biotechnology, bioprocess engineering, paper machine operations, recycling, modeling
205 Walters Hallgmscott@esf.edu
Smith, Leonard, Associate Professor Emeritus
MS, Case Western Reserve University, 1963; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1972; adhesives, coatings, wood-based composites
217 Baker Lablasmith@esf.edu
Smith, William, Professor and Director, Wood Utilization Service
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1978; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1983; wood drying and moisture relations, wood preservation and protection, manufacturing and processing, wood properties and utilization, marketing
218 Baker Labwbsmith@esf.edu
Watson-Collins, Elizabeth
Instructional Support Technician
102 Walters Hallekwatson@esf.edu
Westby, George
Instructional Support Technician
301 Walters Hallgrwestby@esf.edu