Dr. Bezbaruah is an associate professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at North Dakota State University. He received his Ph.D. degree (2002) in Civil Engineering from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Prior to joining NDSU in 2005, he worked on groundwater remediation and modeling at URS Corp (now AECOM) in Omaha, NE. Since joining North Dakota State University, he has established a new research track on environmental nanotechnology.