Eisenberg Group - Environmental Determinants of Infectious Diseases
Dr. Kara Nelson is Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at U.C. Berkeley. Professor Nelson teaches graduate and undergraduate courses on water and wastewater treatment processes and ecological engineering, as well as a graduate course on the control of water-related pathogens. Dr. Nelson's research interests include natural systems for water and wastewater treatment, the detection and inactivation of pathogens in water and sludge, and appropriate technologies for improving water quality in developing countries.