Dr. Ching-Hua Huang is a Full Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology. She received her B.S. degree in Chemistry from National Taiwan University, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Environmental Engineering from the Johns Hopkins University. She was a postdoctoral researcher at the University of California-Berkeley for two years before joining Georgia Tech faculty in 2000.
Dr. Huang's research and teaching interests are in the area of environmental chemistry, advanced analytical chemistry, contaminant transformation kinetics and mechanisms, innovative water/wastewater treatment technology, remediation of energy product wastes, and sustainable water reuse. Dr. Huang has more than seventeen years of research experience on emerging contaminants such as endocrine disruptors, pharmaceuticals, nitrogenous disinfection by-products and nanomaterials in natural and engineered water systems. She has published more than eighty high impact journal papers and conference proceedings on the above topics and is a frequent invited speaker at many international conferences. The research by Dr. Huang and her students has received many awards from organizations such as the American Chemical Society.