Helene A. Hilger, Ph.D., P.E.

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Civil & Environmental Engineering
Education:
  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering , North Carolina State University, 1998
  • M.S., Engineering, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 1984
  • B.S., Engineering, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 1980
  • B.A., Biology, Rutgers, The State University - New Jersey, 1970
Research:
  • Sustainable engineering planning, design and management
  • Microbiology applications to pollution prevention and abatement
  • Landfill methane emissions and oxidation
  • Composting and anaerobic digestion