Civil Engineering

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The following faculty members in Civil Engineering are available to supervise engineering graduate students. Contact information and further details on their areas of expertise can be obtained by clicking on the faculty member's name.

Please note that given the multidisiplinary nature of engineering, many faculty are members of more than one research group, and can also hold cross appointments to other departments.

Environmental Engineering

Bruce C. Anderson
  • Integrated management of urban runoff
  • Small scale innovative wastewater treatment

Pascale Champagne
  • Biomass conversion
  • Passive treatment of wastewaters
  • Solid waste management

Bernard H. Kueper
  • Groundwater contamination
  • Hydrology of fractured rock

Kevin G. Mumford
  • Behaviour of gases in the subsurface
  • Subsurface remediation of hydrocarbons

Kent Novakowski
  • Hydraulic testing methods for fractured bedrock
  • Sustainable water supply in bedrock aquifers

R. Kerry Rowe
  • Contaminant migration
  • Geosynthetics
  • Landfill design
  • Reinforced embankments

Geotechnical Engineering

Richard Brachman
Richard Brachman
  • Leachate collection pipes for solid waste landfills
  • Leakage through geomembranes

Ian D. Moore
  • Buried infrastructure
  • Loadout tunnel design
  • Geosynthetics and buried polymer structures

R. Kerry Rowe
  • Contaminant migration
  • Geosynthetics
  • Landfill design
  • Reinforced embankments

W. Andy Take
  • Behaviour of geosynthetic liner systems
  • Slope stability, landslide triggering processes

Hydrotechnical Engineering

A.M. da Silva
  • Hydraulic physical modeling
  • River morphology
  • Sediment transport

Leon Boegman
  • Physical limnology and water-quality
  • Shoaling internal solitary waves

Yves Filion
  • Water distribution systems analysis
  • Water main asset management

Ryan Mulligan
  • Coastal engineering
  • Wave, morphodynamic and sediment transport processes

Structural Engineering

Amir Fam
  • Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP)
  • Reinforced and prestressed concrete structures
  • Stay-in-place FRP structural forms
Katerina Genikomsou
Katerina Genikomsou
  • Modelling and analysis of reinforced concrete (RC) structures
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA) of RC structures
  • Constitutive modelling of concrete
  • Novel materials in RC connections
  • Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRPs)
  • Large-scale experiments of RC structures

Mark F. Green
  • Advanced composite materials
  • Bridge dynamics
  • Concrete structures

Neil Hoult
  • Structural health monitoring
  • Testing and modeling of reinforced concrete

Colin MacDougall
  • Durability of Structures
  • Fatigue of post-tensioned concrete beams
  • Sustainable building wall systems