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Rachel Brennan

Associate Professor

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Office: 231K Sackett Building


Phone: 814-865-9428

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Bioremediation of soil and groundwater contaminants, ecological wastewater treatment, acid mine drainage treatment, enzymatic biocatalysis of endocrine disrupting compounds (EDCs), sustainability.



The Penn State Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, established in 1881, is internationally recognized for excellence in the preparation of undergraduate and graduate engineers through the integration of education, research, and leadership.

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

212 Sackett Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-1408

Phone: 814-863-3084