Timothy E. Mattes

Donald E. Bently Professor in Engineering
Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Executive Committee Member and Researcher, Center for Biocatalysis and Bioprocessing
Researcher, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Institute
Researcher, Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research
Faculty Research Engineer, IIHR—Hydroscience and Engineering
Affiliate, University of Iowa Informatics Initiative

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Joined the College of Engineering: 2004


Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 

  • American Society for Microbiology (ASM)
  • Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

Special Fields of Knowledge: 

  • Environmental engineering
  • Microbiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular biology

Research Areas:

  • Environmental biotechnology
  • Oxidative biocatalysis
  • Evolution of microbial biodegradation pathways
  • Application of genomics and proteomics techniques in the study of environmentally relevant microbial communities
Engineering Unit(s)
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • IIHR—Hydroscience and Engineering
  • Iowa Superfund Research Program
Timothy Mattes
PhD, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, 2004
MSE, Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 1995
BS, Civil Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 1994
Contact Information

4112 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States