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Dr. Judy Libra
Judy Libra worked as a chemical engineer in the petrochemical industry before getting her Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering in cooperation with UCLA and the Technical University Berlin. After researching and lecturing in environmental management and wastewater treatment processes at the Brandenburg Technical University Cottbus as well as the TU Berlin (Habilitation in Environmental Process Engineering), she worked in the Department Water Protection at the German Federal Environmental Agency, before moving to the German Academy of Science and Engineering (acatech) in 2009.
She is currently co-coordinator of the acatech project group Geo-Resource Water, which is developing recommendations for the sustainable management of water resources under the conditions of global change. The interactions between water and land use is the focus of one of its working groups.
Dr. Judy Libra, Project Coordinator
German Academy of Science & Engineering
Environmental Challenges in Biochar Production & Soil/Water Applications
Day 2 [Thu 11, March], at 12:50 PM