Onur G Apul, Ph.D., P.E.
Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
306 Boardman Hall
University of Maine
Orono, Maine 04469-5711
Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering and Science
Clemson University, Clemson, SC 2014
M.S. in Environmental Engineering
Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey 2009
B.S. in Environmental Engineering
Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey 2006
CIE 430 Water Treatment
CIE 598: Environmental Nanotechnology
Dr. Apul’s research focuses on responsibly harvesting nanotechnology to advance safe and sustainable water treatment. He specifically investigates molecular level interactions at the boundary layers to help tackle emerging environmental concerns (such as PFAS in drinking water sources or microplastics in coastal ecosystems).