Arizona State University, Mesa, Arizona, USA
Dr. Kiril D. Hristovski is an Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering and Management in the Polytechnic School, one of the six Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University (ASU). He holds a Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering (2007) and an MS in Technology (Environmental) (2003) from Arizona State University, and a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Sts. Cyril and Methody in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia (1998). His research focuses on topics related to environmental applications and implications of engineered nanomaterials, water/wastewater treatment and management, solid and hazardous waste, and international environmental management issues. He is actively engaged in researching the environmental challenges of the developing world and translating fundamental knowledge into simple and inexpensive solutions to address these challenges. Since 2007, he has published over 80 peer-reviewed articles and over 100 conference papers/presentations in the area of nanomaterials, chemical/environmental engineering and management. Dr. Hristovski is a recipient of a Presidential Medal of Merit for Macedonia (2016), Fulbright Fellowship (2012), the College award for outstanding faculty mentor (2011), and a U.S. Presidential Academic Award (1991). He is affiliated with the Global Institute of Sustainability at Arizona State University as a Senior Sustainability Scientist, and the Arizona Center for Algal Technology and Innovation (AzCATI). He serves as PI/co-PI on several multi‑university centers/networks such as ERC NEWT, LC Nano, and DeRISK, which are related to environmental applications and implications of nanomaterials.