Daniel H. Zitomer, Ph.D.

Daniel H. Zitomer, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE

Professor of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering and Director of Water Quality Center

Office: Engineering Hall, 435B

Phone: (414) 288-5733

E-mail: daniel.zitomer@marquette.edu


Research Interests

Professional Preparation

Selected Refereed Publications

  • Zitomer, Daniel H.. "Proposal of Vibrionimonas magnilacihabitans gen. nov., sp. nov., a curved Gram negative bacterium isolated from Lake Michigan water." Society for General Microbiology. London. United Kingdom. IJS/2013/056663. 2013.
  • Morris, Rachel L., Schauer-Gimenez, Anne E., Bhattad, Ujwal, Kearney, Colleen, Struble, Craig A., Zitomer, Daniel H., Maki, James S. "Methyl coenzyme M reductase (mcrA) gene abundance correlates with activity measurements of methanogenic H2/CO2 enriched anaerobic biomass." John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Wiley Online Library. New York, NY. United States. 2013.
  • Zitomer, Daniel H., Kusowski, Jonathan, Water Environment Federation Technical Exposition and Conference. Water Environment Federation. Chicago, IL. "Anaerobic Co-Digestion Planning and Research for NEW Water (Green Bay, WI)." Academic. Accepted. October 3, 2013
  • Zitomer, Daniel H., Bocher, Benjamin. World Congress of Anaerobic Digestion. International Water Association. Spain. "Relating Methanogen Community Structure and Anaerobic Digester Function." Academic. Accepted. June 26, 2013
  • Zitomer, Daniel H., McNamara, Patrick, Carey, Daniel. Central States Water Environment Association Annual Meeting. Central States Water Environment Association. Madison, WI. "Biosolids-Derived Biochar as an Adsorbent for Ammonium and Phosphate from Wastewater." Non-Academic. Accepted. May 15, 2013

Current Funded Research Grants

  • PI. Biochar Product and Processing of Wastewater Biosolids. Industry/University Cooperative Research Center for Water Equipment and Policy.
  • PI. Increased Methane from Waste for Combustion and Energy. Naulin Foundation.
  • Co-PI. Sustainable Treatment System for Municipal Anaerobic Wastewater Treatment. Co-PI: Brooke K. Mayer. Xylem, Inc.
  • PI. REU Supplement: I/UCRC for Water Equipment and Policy: Miniature, High Efficiency Transducers for Use in Ultrasonic Flow Meters. National Science Foundation.
  • Co-PI. Collaborative Research: I/UCRC for Water Equipment and Policy. Co-PI: Michael Switzenbaum. National Science Foundation.



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