Professor Marks’ research focuses on sustainable development, environmental engineering, industrial ecology, and water resource systems. Through his work as director of the Laboratory for Energy and the Environment, he tries to foster collaboration among industry, government, academia, nongovernmental organizations, and the public to address the complex interrelationships between energy and the environment, and the technological, economic, and social aspects of sustainable energy development and use.
water resource systems
"Evolution of Technology Strategies in Environmental Policy Formulation,"David H. Marks and Deborah L. Thurston, Environmental Technology, Assessmentand Policy, (Eds. Ravi Jain and A. Clark), Ellis Horwood Limited Pub.,l989, March l987.
"New Directions in Engineering Education," David H. Marks,Proc. of International Conference on the Future of Engineering Education,National University of Mexico, School of Engineering Alumni Association,Mexico City, Mexico, January l5-l7, l992.
"The Cost of "Cleanup": The Role of Technology in Existingand Future Environmental Remediation Problems", Business and theContemporary World, Vol. VI, No. 2, pgs. 92-95, 1994.
"Performance of Water Distribution Networks: Integrated Approach,Fadi A. Karaa and David H. Marks, Journal of Performance of ConstructedFacilities, Vol. 4, No. l, February l990.