Veera Gnaneswar Gude, Associate Professor at Mississippi State UniversityDr. Gude is an associate professor of environmental engineering at Mississippi State University. He has degrees in chemical and environmental engineering and over 18 years of academic, industrial, and research experiences. He published over 100 scholarly publications and invited book chapters. He serves on numerous committees and as scientific reviewer advisory board member for numerous agencies. He is a professional engineer and a diplomat of environmental engineering (BCEE).