Dr. Ron Falta is a Professor of Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences at Clemson University. He received his BS and MS degrees in Civil Engineering from Auburn University, and his PhD degree in Mineral Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley. Dr. Falta teaches and performs research mainly in the area of contaminant transport and remediation. He has directed field studies of LNAPL and DNAPL source remediation, and was a primary developer of the Department of Energy T2VOC code used for modeling thermal remediation. More recently, he developed the EPA REMChlor and REMFuel models for analyzing groundwater remediation strategies at contaminated sites.