Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Visiting Professor



+44 (0)0618 626 37111p.hardisty




Skempton BuildingSouth Kensington Campus






Visiting Professor Paul Hardisty is Director of CSIRO Land and Water for Australia’s National Science Agency, the CSIRO. In this role he directs a $100 million a year research portfolio in water resources, land management, biodiversity, urban science, social and economic sciences, climate adaptation and earth observation. His research focuses on the economics of sustainability, environmental strategy, and remediation of contaminated land and groundwater. He is an adjunct Professor at the University of Western Australia and a licensed professional engineer.



Arch SE, Pearce M, Johnston KE, et al., 2006, Remediation of the former gasworks, High Wycombe, UK, Land Contamination & Reclamation, Vol:14, ISSN:0967-0513, Pages:241-246

Hardisty PE, Cassie S, Ellis J, et al., 2006, Assessing the costs and benefits of MGP site remediation, Land Contamination & Reclamation, Vol:14, ISSN:0967-0513, Pages:352-356

Shields ARG, Butler AP, Daly P, et al., 2006, Monitoring of organic and inorganic parameters for a full-scale in situ pulsed air-sparging programme, Land Contamination & Reclamation, Vol:14, ISSN:0967-0513, Pages:329-334


Hardisty PE, Ozdemiroglu E, 2005, The Economics Of Groundwater Remediation And Protection: A Tool for Decision Making, New York, CRC Press, ISBN:9781566706438


Hardisty PE, Ozdemiroglu E, 2005, The economics of remediating NAPLs in fractured aquifers, Proc. NGWA Cost of clean-Up Conference

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