Thomas J. Lynn

Personnel Profile

Thomas Lynn, Adjunct Assistant Professor

Thomas Lynn

Office Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays: 9:30am-noon; Wednesday: 10:00am – noon


- Ph.D., Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, 2014
- M.S., Environmental Engineering, University of South Florida, 2005
- B.S., Civil Engineering, University of South Florida, 2005

Research Interests (General)

- Storm water management
- Low impacts development technologies- Fate and transport of constituents through hydraulic, biological and dispersive processes
- Water quality, hydrologic and hydraulic modeling

Honors and Awards

- Best Poster Award: USF Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Scholar Research Symposium 2013
- NSF S-STEM Scholarship – Achieving Sustainable Infrastructure at the Water-Energy-Global Nexus  2010-2012
- Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering with Cum Laude Honors  2005

Recent Journal Publication

- Lynn, T.J., Yeh, D.H., Ergas, S.J. (2015) Performance of denitrifying stormwater biofilters under intermittent conditions. Environmental Engineering Science. In press.
- Lynn, T.J., Yeh, D.H., Ergas, S.J. (2015) Performance and longevity of denitrifying wood-chip biofilters for stormwater treatment – A microcosm study. Environmental Engineering Science. 32(4), 321-330.
- Krayzelova, L., Lynn, T.J., Banihani, Q., Bartacek, J., Jenicek, P., Ergas, S.J. (2014) A tire-sulfur hybrid adsorption denitrification (T-SHAD) process for decentralized wastewater treatment. Water Research. 61(15), 191-199.
- Lynn, T.J., Wanjugi, P., Harwood, V.J., Ergas, S.J. (2013) Dynamic performance of biosand filters. J. American Water Works Association. 105(10): 587-595.
- Lynn, T.J., Nachabe, M.H., Ergas, S.J. (in preparation) Effect of Velocity on the Performance of Denitrifying Stormwater Biofilters.

Professional Affiliations

- American Water Works Association 2011 to present
- American Water Resources Association 2015 to present
- Association of Environmental Engineering & Science Professors 2014 to present
- University of South Florida Alumni Association Lifetime Member 2014 to present

Professional Registration

- Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida (#70857)

Contact Information

Department of Environmental Engineering
Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering
MSC 213 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: (361) 593-4744
fax: (361) 593-2069
Personal Website:

This page was last updated on: March 30, 2018