Dr. VanBriesen’s research interests are broadly in the area of sustainable engineered water systems

Research Foci include:

Urban water infrastructure

Watershed systems and integrated watershed management

Energy system impacts on source water

Dr. VanBriesen’s prior research focused on biodegradation of recalcitrant organics and interactions of nanomaterials with biological systems.

Biodegradation of recalcitrant organic compounds

Nanomaterial interactions with biological systems




Dr. VanBriesen’s research can also be reviewed through her google scholar page.