Dr. Zohreh Movahed

Environmental Engineering

Current Courses

Personal Bio

Water quality objectives and the chemical, physical, and biological processes necessary for designing and managing modern drinking water and wastewater treatment plants are described in the course. The principles of coagulation, flocculation, sedimentation, filtration, biological treatment, solids handling, disinfection, and advanced treatment processes are presented. The course serves as a basis for the more advanced courses: 575.745 Physical and Chemical Processes for Water and Wastewater Treatment, 575.706 Biological Processes for Water and Wastewater Treatment, and 575.746 Water and Waste-water Treatment Plant Desig

Education History

  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Houston
  • M.S. Environmental Engineering, University of Maryland
  • Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, University of Maryland

Work Experience

Consultant, WATEK Engineering

Honors and Awards

  • Montgomery County Recognition Award - Water Reuse Project (2014)

Professional Organizations

Water Reuse Association
American Membrane Technology
Chesapeake Section of WEF