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Dimitris Dermatas, American geoenvironmental and waste management engineer, educator, research director. Achievements include development of leaching protocol for environmental compliance of waste products technology for treating havey metal contaminated solid media, geoenvironmental engineering curriculum.

Background

Dermatas, Dimitris was born on November 26, 1964 in Thessaloniki, Greece. Came to the United States, 1983. Son of Ioannis and Anastasia (Kyropoulos) Dermatas.

Education

Bachelor in Engineering, Stevens Institute Technology, 1987;Master of Science, University of California, Berkeley, 1988;Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1992.

Career

Research assistant, Stevens Institute Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1985-1987;research associate, University of California, Berkeley, 1987-1991;assistant professor, Stevens Institute Technology, Hoboken, since 1991;director Keck Geoenvironmental Laboratory, Stevens Institute Technology, Hoboken, since 1993. Consultant Stevens Environmental Cons., Hoboken, since 1991, Alan Kropp & Associations, Berkeley, California, 1993-1994. Consultant, advisor Boutari & Son Wine Company, Athens, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of leaching protocol for environmental compliance of waste products technology for treating havey metal contaminated solid media, geoenvironmental engineering curriculum.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Environmental Restoration and Protection, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Volunteer Amnesty International, New York City, since 1988. Research mentor Academy High School, Jersey City, since 1992. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (associate member, division committee, co-chair, control member groundwater committee since 1994), American Society for Testing and Materials (journal. reviewer since 1991, committee member since 1990), International Association Water Quality, Clay Minerals Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Tau Beta Pi (Sidney F. Borg award 1987).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: windsurfing, skiing, reading, history.

Connections

father:
Ioannis Dermatas

mother:
Anastasia (Kyropoulos) Dermatas