Professor Krishna R. Reddy

Dr. Krishna Reddy is a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, the Director of Sustainable Engineering Research Laboratory, and also the Director of the Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering Laboratory at the University of Illinois, Chicago, USA.
Professor Reddy’s research expertise includes: (1) environmental remediation of soils, sediments, groundwater, and stormwater; (2) solid and hazardous waste management and landfill engineering; (3) engineering applications of waste/recycled materials; (4) life cycle assessment and sustainable engineering; and (5) geotechnical engineering. He is the author of four major books: (1) Geoenvironmental Engineering: Site Remediation, Waste Containment, and Emerging Waste Management Technologies, (2)Sustainable Engineering: Drivers, Metrics, Tools, and Applications, (3) Sustainable Remediation of Contaminated Sites, and (4) Electrochemical Remediation Technologies for Polluted Soils, Sediments and Groundwater.
Professor Reddy is also author of 213 journal papers, 18 edited books and conference proceedings, 23 book chapters, and 201 full conference papers (with h-index of 54). Professor Reddy has given 185 invited presentations in the U.S.A. and 18 other countries.
Professor Reddy has received several awards for excellence in research and teaching, including the ASCE Wesley W. Horner Award, the ASTM Hogentogler Award, the University Distinguished Researcher Award, the University of Illinois Scholar Award, and the University of Illinois Award for Excellence in Teaching. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers, a Board Certified Environmental Engineer, and a Diplomate of Geotechnical Engineering. He is also a registered Professional Civil Engineer and an Envision Sustainability Professional. For more information, see: