Timothy Dittrich

Timothy Dittrich

Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Timothy Dittrich


Timothy Dittrich spent five and a half years as a postdoctoral research associate at Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico, conducting research for the Department of Energy’s Used Fuel Disposition campaign. He also worked as a NSF Fellow teaching science and engineering to high school students at Skyline High School in Longmont, Colorado.


Ph.D., University of Colorado - Boulder (2012)

M.S., Cornell University (2004)

B.S., University of Wisconsin - Madison (2001)

Research Interests

Contaminant transport modeling, studying how small clay particles help radioactive materials move faster through shallow surface and groundwater environments