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Register for Free Webinar to Hear Charles Schaefer Present on Sustainable Bioaugmentation for DNAPL Sources

Presentation Part of SERDP & ESTCP Webinar Series

August 04, 2015

EDISON, New Jersey—Join the Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP) and Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP) for two presentations on Department of Defense (DoD) research efforts to characterize and remediate fractured rock environments impacted by chlorinated solvents.

Dr. Charles Schaefer from CDM Smith will describe the design, assessment, and demonstration of sustainable bioaugmentation for the treatment of DNAPL sources in fractured bedrock environments. Dr. Lee Slater from Rutgers University will discuss the use of novel geophysical tools for characterization and monitoring of amendment delivery in fractured rock aquifers. To view presentation abstracts and speaker biographies and to register for this free webinar, register at the link below. 

Characterization and Remediation in Fractured Rock Environments
Dr. Charles Schaefer, CDM Smith
Dr. Lee Slater, Rutgers University
Thursday, August 20, 2015
12:00 p.m. EDT (9:00 a.m. PDT)
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Dr. Charles SchaeferDr. Charles Schaefer

Dr. Schaefer is a senior engineer with CDM Smith in Edison, NJ. With nearly 15years of consulting experience, his areas of research include pore-scale diffusion and mass transfer processes, in situ bioremediation, treatment of emerging contaminants, and electrochemical treatment of drinking water. Dr. Schaefer has served as a Principal Investigator on several SERDP and ESTCP research grants, many of which have focused on chlorinated solvents in bedrock systems. In addition to his research, Dr. Schaefer also serves as a technical consultant on several federal and commercial projects for CDM Smith, many of which address chlorinated solvents in complex geological settings.

The overarching goal of the webinar series is to promote the transfer of innovative, cost-effective, and sustainable solutions developed by SERDP and ESTCP. The series targets the end users, including practitioners, the regulatory community and researchers with the objective of providing cutting-edge and practical information from sponsored research and technology demonstrations in an easily accessible format and at no cost. View the complete schedule of upcoming webinars at

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service engineering and construction firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

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