Name: David Burnett
Affiliation: TAMU, GPRI
Department: Petroleum Engineering
Phone: 979.845.2274
Expertise: Developing innovative methods to treat contaminants associated with oilfield-produced waters, including the use of membranes and related technologies; identifying methods to land apply treated wastewaters from oil and gas exploration; evaluating issues that need to be overcome in order to implement reuse of oilfield produced waters including community acceptance, economics, and ecological concerns; developing methods to treat brackish and saline ground and surface waters.
Water Resources Program Areas:
  • Groundwater and Surface Water Supplies
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Water/Energy Nexus