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Bruce A. DeVantier

Associate Professor PHD, PE, DWRE

Bruce A. DeVantier

Office Phone: 618-453-7819
Email: bdevanti@siu.edu
Building: Engineering, Room B 38

Research Interests:

Drinking water quality and treatment, soil and groundwater remediation, water quality modeling and finite element analysis for flow processes

Classes:

  • CE 210 – Biology for Environmental Engineering
  • CE 310 – Introduction to Environmental Engineering
  • CE 418 – Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • CE 516 – Water Quality Modeling
  • ENGR 351 – Numerical Methods for Engineers

Education:

  • B.S. Engineering, 1975, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
  • M.S. Engineering, 1977, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
  • PhD. Civil Engineering, 1983, University of California, Davis

Publications:

DeVantier, B.A., “Validation of an Air Flow in Soil Model for Low Hydraulic Conductivity Soils,” AEHS

2005 West Coast Conference on Soils, Sediments and Water, April 1-3, 2005, San Diego, CA (Published abstract, paper presentation).

Yesuf, J.N., DeVantier, B.A., and Chevalier, L.R. “Bisolute Equilibrium Studies for the Sorption of Basic

Dyes on a GAC from Almond Shells: A Nonlinear Approach”, Water, Air Soil Pollution: Focus, 2008, Vol. 8, pp. 387-393.

DeVantier, B.A., Environmental Engineering PE Sample Exam, Kaplan AEC Education, Chicago, 2009.

 Honors and Awards:

  • ExCEEd Faculty Fellowship, ASCE 2005
  • American Water Works Association, Illinois Professional Service Award, 2006
  • Diplomate, Water Resources Engineering, 2008

Course Website Links:

  • http://ce3.engr.siu.edu
  • http://ce3.engr.siu.edu/ce210.htm
  • http://ce3.engr.siu.edu/ce310.htm
  • http://ce3.engr.siu.edu/ce418.htm
  • http://ce3.engr.siu.edu/ce516.htm
  • http://ce3.engr.siu.edu/engr351.htm