Ken Carlson is a professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. His research interests include energy water issues, water treatment and reuse, and environmental issues surrounding oil and gas.
In 2006, Carlson was awarded Environmental Science and Technology’s Best Scientific Research Paper.
Carlson received his B.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Wisconsin in 1983. He earned his M.S. in civil engineering from Colorado State in 1993 and his Ph.D. in civil and environmental engineering from the University of Colorado in 1996.