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Steven Laux

Professor of Practice Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences
Office 102 Sustainable Materials Management Research Laboratory Lab 102 Sustainable Materials Management Research Laboratory Work Phone: 382-871-7069 Website: Google Scholar page


Steven Laux joined UF in January 2017 after a 32-year career as a civil engineer, practicing in the fields of solid waste management system design and infrastructure design for the aerospace industry. He teaches courses in solid waste systems design, containment system design, civil engineering practice and construction engineering design. His research has focused on sustainable materials management, including beneficial reuse, recycling and municipal solid waste landfill topics.

Primary Research Area

Geosystems Engineering

Other Research Areas

Materials & Pavements, Sustainable Construction Engineering

Research Interests

Sustainable materials management


B.S., Civil Engineering, 1983, University of Florida
M.E., Civil Engineering, 1985, University of Florida