Jonathon A. Brame, Ph.D., is a research environmental engineer with the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center's Environmental Laboratory. Brame also serves as the ERDC liaison officer to the office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology. As the LNO to ASAALT, Brame helps to provide connections for ERDC researchers to others in the R&D community throughout the Army, and identify areas where the expertise of the ERDC can help better solve Army problems. Brame's has degrees in both environmental engineering and physics. His post-graduate work at Rice University focused on nanotechnology applications for water treatment. Brame has developed a water treatment system for rural farmers in the Kingdom of Swaziland and is involved in nano-enabled photocatalytic water treatment projects.