Civil and Environmental EngineeringWestern Engineering

Research

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Dr. El Ansary research interests lie in the general area of Structural Engineering and Engineering Optimization. His main fields of expertise are:

RESEARCH GROUP

RESEARCH GROUP OPPORTUNITIES

Interested students should contact Dr. El Ansary directly.

CURRENT Ph.D. STUDENTS

               Title of Research Project: Performance Based Design of Buildings under Wind Loading. 

CURRENT MSc STUDENTS

               Title of Research Project: Analysis of Framing Failures in Wood-Frame Residential Roofs under Wind
               Load 
     

SUPERVISED MSc STUDENTS

               Title of Research Project: Behaviour of Reinforced Concrete Conical Tanks under Hydrostatic Pressure.

Title of Research Project: Behaviour of Liquid-Filled Combined Conical Tanks.

SUPERVISED MEng PROJECTS

Title of Research Project: Study of NBCC 2010 for Wind Loading Prediction on Irregular Buildings by Comparing CFD Simulations With ETABS Analysis.

Title of Research Project: Finite Element - CFD Simulations to predict the behaviour of a Solar Panel System under Wind Loading.