Delaney Snead

Doctoral Student


2021, B.S. Civil Engineering at Virginia Tech

Areas of Interest
Virus fate during wastewater treatment, fate and dissemination of antibiotic resistant pathogens, potable reuse

Research Projects
Understanding and modeling the fate of viruses during wastewater treatment, particularly during biological process and in the context of reuse applications.

Keenum, I., Snead, D., Nambi, I., Larsson, J., Burgmann, H., Zhang, T., Flach, C., Vikesland, P., & Pruden, A. A Metagenomic Assessment of Sludge Resistomes from an International Transect. Unpublished manuscript.

Honors and Awards
2021 Certification of Engineer-in-Training
2021 Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Fellowship
2021 1st Place in the Marr Technical Paper Category and the Hardy Cross Presentation at the ASCE Virginias Conference
2021 Virginia Tech Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Outstanding Senior Award Recipient

Other Interests
Traveling, reading, hiking, classical music concerts