Advanced Water Technology Center
Gretchen graduated in December 2008 with M.S. in Environmental Engineering. She holds B.S. degree from Western Washington University. Her research interest is the fate and transport of emerging organic micropollutants in riverbank filtration systems. She developed a contaminant transport model considering rate constants and retardation factors determined in controlled soil-column studies. Her research was funded by the City of Aurora and Awwa Research Foundation. Her faculty advisors were Professors McCray and Drewes.