Wayne T. Davis
Dean and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Current International Activities:
ASEE, engineering education, international partnerships
Academic Leadership Experience:
Dean, College of Engineering, 2009 - Present; Interim Dean, College of Engineering, May 2008-2009; Associate Dean for Research and Technology, College of Engineering, 2003-2008; Assistant/Associate Dean of Graduate School, 1985-1991
Areas of Research:
Air quality and pollution control; air quality modeling; Engineering Administration.
Selected Published Articles and Works:
- Wark, K., C. Warner, and W.T. Davis, Air Pollution Control: Its Origin and Control, 3rd Edition textbook, Addison Wesley Publishers, published in January, 1998.
- Davis, W.T., Editor, Air Pollution Engineering Manual, 2nd Edition, John Wiley and Sons, ISBN 0-471-33333-6, 2000.
- Doraiswamy, P., W.T. Davis, T.L. Miller, and J.S. Fu, "Source Apportionment of Fine Particles in Tennessee Using a source Oriented Model,"
Journal of Air and Waste Management Association, Volume 57., pp. 404-419, 2007.
- Calcagno, J.A. III, J.S. Fu, C. J. Campbell, W.T. Davis. "Heavy - Duty Diesel Vehicle in-Cab Air Quality during Long Duration Engine Idling and while Hauling Freight
On-road." Presented at and published in the proceedings of the A&WMA 102th Annual Conference, Detroit, Michigan, June, 2009.
- Fu, J.S., J.A. Calcagno, W.T. Davis and A. Alvarez. "Evaluation of Noise Level, Whole-body Vibration and Air Quality inside Cabs of Heavy-Duty Diesel Vehicles:
Parked Engine-idling and On-road Driving," Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2194, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, D.C., 2010, pp. 29-36. DOI: 10.3141/2194-04.
Awards and Accomplishments:
Lyman Ripperton Outstanding Professor Award presented by the International Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA); Lifetime Achievement Award from the Institute of Professional and Environmental Practice (Pittsburgh PA), 2007; Chancellor's Award for Research and Creative Achievement 1994; UT Macebearer, 2003;
Fellow member of AWMA.
AB in Physics, Pfeiffer University-1969,
MS in Physics, Clemson University-1971,
MS in Environmental Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville-1973,
Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, University of Tennessee, Knoxville-1975.