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Professor Harry F. Hemond
William E. Leonhard Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

15 Vassar St., 48-425 MIT
Cambridge, MA 02139


Research Topics of Particular Interest Include:

  • Biogeochemistry of inland and coastal waters and wetlands
  • Natural sources of radiatively active trace gases, particularly methane

  • Natural and anthropogenic cycling of trace metals, including those of increasing industrial importance such as indium and platinum group metals

  • Development of in-situ chemical instrumentation, including the first cycloidal underwater mass spectrometer (NEREUS) for measurement of gases and hydrocarbons in the water column, various optical chemical sensors, and electrochemical sensors

  • Practical renewable energy, including solar organic Rankine cycle engines

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