Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Faculty at the University of Delaware

Chin-Pao (C.P.) Huang

Donald C. Phillips Professor
Francis Alison Professor

352A DuPont Hall
Newark, Delaware 19716
Phone: 302-831-8428
Research Website


1971 | Ph.D | Harvard University
1967 | Master | Harvard University
1965 | Bachelor | National Taiwan University


Industrial wastewater management; aquatic chemistry; soil and groundwater remediation; environmental nanomaterials and processes; catalytic electrochemcial processes


  • Environmental and Water Resources
  • Sustainability
  • Water


  1. Gong Zhang, Meng Sun, Yang Liu, Huijuan Liu, C P Huang, Jiuhui Qu, Jinghong Li, (2015), Formation of Bi2WO6 Bipyramids with Vacancy Pairs for Enhanced Solar-Driven Photoactivity. Advanced Functional Materials. DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201501009.
  2. Mingyu Lin, Yao Hsiang Tseng, Huang, (2015), Interactions betweenNano-TiO2 particles and algal cells at moderate particle concentration. Frontiers of Chemical Sciences and Engineering (in press)
  3. Rovshan Mahmudov, Ching-lung Chen, and C. P. Huang, (2015), Functionalized activated carbon for the adsorptive removal of perchlorate from water solutions. Frontiers of Chemical Engineering and Science (in press)
  4. Jenn Fang Su, Inci Ruzybayev, Ismat Shah, C. P. Huang, The electrochemical reduction of nitrate over micro-architectured metalelectrodes with stainless steel scaffold. Applied Catalysis, B: Environment (in press)
  5. Yu-Jen Shih, Chia-Chi Su, Ming-Chun Lu, C. P. Huang, The electrodeless preparation of M (M = Pt, Pd, Ru, Cu) Ni-Co oxide/graphite electrodes for the electrochemical inactivation of E. coli. Applied Catalysis. B: Environment (submitted)
  6. Yu-Jen Shih, Chia-Chi Su, C. P. Huang, The synthesis, characterization, and application of a platinum modified graphite electrode (Pt/G) exemplified by chloride oxidation, Separation and Purification (submitted)
  7. Mahmudov, Rovshan; Li, Minghua; Huang, C.P. Water Environment Research, (submitted)
  8. Deming Deng, Lin Deng, Zhongmai HuangC. P. Huang.Solar photocatalytic degradation of dye in waste water by Rectorite-TiO2. Environmental Science and Technology (submitted).
  9. Shengli Zhang, Lichun Tao, Man Jiang, C.P. Huang, Guangjun Gou, Zuowan Zhou. The preparation of a magnetic activated carbon from peanut shell coactivated by K2CO3 and Fe3O4.Catalysis Today (submitted).
  10. Erdem, Ayca, Metzler, David, Cha, Daniel K. and Huang, C. P. The toxic effects of nano-TiO2particles on bacteria with respect to viability, cellular respiration, and lipid peroxidation. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. (in review).
  11. Yang, Ai-li, Yang Peng, Jiang Ling, Deng Heng-feng, Zhang Hao, C. P. Huang. Flocculation performance of polyacrylamide (PAA) in the presence of MgCl2 on the treatment low radioactive uranium wastewater. Water Science Technology (in review).

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