Dept of Earth & Environmental Sciences
Centre for Environmental and Information Technology (EIT)
200 University Ave. W
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
Phone: (519) 888-4567
Will Robertson studies the physical hydrogeology and geochemistry of contaminated groundwater.
His current research interests include assessment of groundwater impacts from septic systems and mine tailings, innovative remediation techniques, groundwater age dating tools.
Professor Robertson retired from academia in May 2017.
Office: EIT 2049
Phone: 519-888-4567, ext.36800
- Fate and transport of contaminated groundwater
- Contamination leakage from mine tailings and septic systems
- Innovative groundwater cleanup techniques
- Geochemistry of subsurface systems
Physical hydrogeology and geochemistry of contaminated groundwater. Current research interests include: assessment of groundwater impacts from septic systems and mine tailings, innovative remediation techniques, groundwater age dating tools.
Robertson, W.D., Blowes, D.W., Ptacek, C.J, 1994. Treatment of agricultural run-off. U.S. Patent 5,330,651 filed May 8, 1992, issued July 19, 1994; Canada Patent 2,068,283.
University of Waterloo Affiliations
- Member, The Water Institute