Ernest R. Blatchley III

Professor of Civil Engineering and Environmental and Ecological Engineering

Purdue University

Lyles School of Civil Engineering

550 Stadium Mall Drive

West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051
Phone (765) 494-0316
Fax (765) 494-0395
Office HAMP 2129
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1988
M.S., University of California, Berkeley, 1983
B.S., Purdue University, 1981
Specialty Group(s)
Research Interests
Physico/chemical processes of environmental engineering.
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Honors and Awards
  • Diplomate Environmental Engineer (DEE) (aka, Board Certified Environmental Engineer, BCEE), American Academy of Environmental Engineers, by Eminence in the Specialty of Water Supply and Wastewater, 2006.
  • William Edgar Award for Pioneering Research in Disinfection, Water Environment Federation, 2005
  • Roy E. and Myrna G. Wansik Research Leadership Award, School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University, 1998
  • Nominee, Charles B. Murphy Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award, Purdue University, 1998.
  • Nominee, Curtis McGraw Research Award, ASEE, 1998, 1999.
  • Nominee, A.A. Potter Outstanding Teacher Award, Schools of Engineering, Purdue University, 1997.
  • Harold Munson Outstanding Teacher Award, School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University, 1997