and research projects; and administering the district's industrial waste; compliance monitoring; ocean monitoring; reclamation, reuse, and conservation programs; and air-quality compliance programs. Mr. Anderson is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Water Environment Federation. He is chair of the Association of Metropolitan Sewage Agencies Committee on Comprehensive Watershed Management.
TAKASHI ASANO received his B.S. in agricultural chemistry from Hokkaido University in Japan, his M.S. in sanitary engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, and his Ph.D. in Sanitary and Water Resources Engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He is currently an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California, Davis. He was on the staff of the California State Water Resources Control Board from 1987 to 1992. His consulting activities include many of the United Nations' Agencies. Dr. Asano's research interests include wastewater reclamation and reuse, advanced waste treatment, artificial recharge of ground water, water and wastewater treatment, and planning and regulatory aspects of wastewater reuse. He is Chair of the Specialist Group on Wastewater Reclamation, Recycling and Reuse of the International Association on Water Quality and also serves as a member of the Governing Board. Dr. Asano is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Water Environment Federation, American Water Works Association, and the American Association of Environmental Engineering Professors.
NORMAN H. BROOKS has an A.B. and M.S. in civil engineering from Harvard University and a Ph.D. in civil engineering and physics from California Institute of Technology. He has conducted research and published extensively in the field of hydraulics with emphasis on ocean waste disposal, sediment transport, turbulent diffusion, stratified flow, and environmental policy. Currently he is the James Irvine Professor of Environmental and Civil Engineering and the Director of the Environmental Quality Laboratory at the California Institute of Technology. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and National Academy of Sciences. He has served on many National Research Council committees and is a former member of the Water Science and Technology Board.
RICHARD A. CONWAY (WSTB ex-officio) received his B.S. in 1953 from the University of Massachusetts and an S.M. in sanitary engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1957. His expertise is in water treatment, aquatic fate processes, and hazardous waste management. Presently he is with the Central Research and Engineering Technology Department of Chemicals and Plastics Group of Union Carbide Corporation.