NSF Summer Institute on Nano Mechanics
and Materials

NSF Fellowship
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Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, and Green Manufacturing for Creating Sustainable Technologies

Kimberly A. Gray is an Associate Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Northwestern University and has a secondary appointment in the Department of Chemical Engineering. She is a member of the Center of Catalysis and Surface Science and the Institute of Policy Research. She received her Ph.D. from the Johns Hopkins University in 1988, and worked as a research engineer for the Lyonnaise des Eaux in Paris, France for 2 years. In 1995 she joined the faculty at Northwestern University. Dr. Gray's areas of expertise are environmental chemistry and physicochemical processes in natural and engineered systems. She was a 1991 recipient of the NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award for her work in environmental analytical chemistry, photocatalysis and ecotoxicology. She is the Associate Director of the NSF Environmental Molecular Science Institute for Environmental Catalysis at NU and was the 1998-99 president of the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors. She is a member of the Board of Directors of Chicagoland Redevelopment Institute and works closely with the Chicago Legal Clinic to solve environmental problems for low-income urban communities. She is extensively involved in projects focused on urban environmental problems, sustainability, brownfield redevelopment, and ecological restoration.