Scott Summers
Professor Emeritus • Water Reuse Program Co-Director

Department: Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering

Education: B.S., M.S., University of Cincinnati (1975, 1977), Ph.D., Stanford University (1986) 
Teaching: EVEN 1000 Intro to Environmental Engineering, CVEN 3424 Water and Wastewater Treatment, CVEN 5464 Environmental Engineering Processes, CVEN 5524 Water Treatment, EVEN 6504 Advanced Physical Chemical Treatment 
Research: Drinking Water and Water Reuse Quality and Treatment, Organic Matter, Disinfection By-Products, Water Treatment for Low and Middle Income Communities

Office: SEEC S297

Honors and Distinctions:

  • Charles R. O'Melia Distinguished Educator Award, Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors, 2020
  • A.P. Black Award, American Water Works Association, 2013
  • University of Colorado CEAE Department
    • Research Award, 2007;
    • Teaching Award, 2009;
    • Student's Favorite Professor Award, 2010;
    • Service Award, 2011;
  • Journal of the American Water Works Association
    • Best Paper Awards, 1990, 1996, 1997, 2016, 2018 (2) 

Recent Publications:
** denotes work done in collaboration with graduate students
* denotes work done in collaboration with undergraduate students