Research Team Bios

Brian Currier
Research Engineer
Brian Currier
  • MS, Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, 1998
  • BS, Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, 1997
  • Professional Engineer, State of California




Research Engineer, Office of Water Programs, California State University, Sacramento, 2002–present
  • Literature review of the cost, performance, maintenance, and construction of
    treatment BMPs
  • Analysis of technical feasibility of numeric limits in stormwater permits
  • Principal investigator for NPDES Stormwater Cost Survey
  • Principal investigator for laboratory experiments of canister filters and drain inlet inserts
Associate Engineer, Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, 1997–2002
  • Coordinated siting, design, construction management, operation, maintenance, and monitoring efforts for BMP retrofits for treatment of stormwater runoff
Professional Interests: Stormwater management effectiveness evaluation; funding stormwater programs; source control and elimination; impact of water quality versus habitat degradation on beneficial uses; habitat conservation