Kerry Howe is a registered professional engineer (P.E.) and a board certified environmental engineer (BCEE) by the American Academy of Environmental Engineers.


  • BS, MS, and Ph.D. degrees in Civil and Environmental Engineering from University of Wisconsin Madison, University of Texas at Austin, and University of Illinois.
  • Worked for 12 years as a consulting engineer and 11 years at UNM.
  • Registered Professional Engineer (PE) and Board Certified Environmental Engineer (BCEE). Author of two textbooks on water treatment.

Additional areas of interest
Environmental engineering and water chemistry, energy and sustainability in water treatment, physical and chemical processes for water and waste treatment, membrane technologies, desalination and reverse osmosis, water treatment and water quality,

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