Civil and Environmental EngineeringWestern Engineering

Adjunct Faculty

Shirin Bahrami

PhD, P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Environmental, Civil and Chemical/Biochemical engineering and biology
Western University, University of Guelph
sbahram2@uwo.ca

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Damien Batstone

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Wastewater Management
Advanced Wastewater Management Centre, The University of Queensland
d.batstone@awmc.uq.edu.au

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Andrew Binns

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Water Resources Management, Hydrotechnical Engineering, Environmental Hydraulics
School of Engineering, University of Guelph
binns@uoguelph.ca

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Kaoshan Dai

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Energy infrastructure resilience; Application of novel sensing techniques for civil structure inspection/monitoring; Structural dynamics and vibration control; Sustainability of built environment & post-disaster evaluation
College of Civil Engineering, Tongji University, China
kdai@tongji.edu.cn

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Evan G. R. Davies

PhD, P.Eng (APEGA)

Research Interests / Specializations: Water Resources, systems thinking and modeling, and sustainable development
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Alberta
evan.davies@ualberta.ca

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Said Easa

PhD, PEng, FCAE, FEIC, FCSCE

Research Interests / Specializations: Highway geometric design and safety, Human factors in transportation, Intelligent transportation systems, Highway drainage Engineering education
Department of Civil Engineering, Ryerson University
seasa@gwemail.ryerson.ca

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Ahmed Elgamal

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Geotechnical Engineering, earthquake engineering and computational geomechanics
Jacobs School of Engineering, University of California San Diego
aelgamal@ucsd.edu

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Elsayed Elbeshbishy

PhD, P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Anaerobic digestion, Pretreatment of municipal solid wastes, Co-digestion, Biohydrogen and biomethane production, Nutrients recovery from waste and wastewater Microbial melectrolysis cell and microbial fuel cell, Anaerobic embrane bioreactor (AnMBR)

Hany El Naggar

PhD, P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Geotechnical Engineering
Department of Civil and Resource Engineering, Dalhousie University
Hany.Elnaggar@dal.ca

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Mason Ghafghazi

PhD, PEng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Numerical and physical modelling of geotechnical processes, Constitutive modelling of soils, Behaviour of gravelly soils, Assessment of liquefaction potential and post-cyclic response of intermediate soils, Geotechnical field investigation
Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Toronto
mason.ghafghazi@utoronto.ca

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Gavin Grant

PhD, P.Eng

Research Interests / Specializations: Environmental remediation and the development and commercialization of the Self-sustaining Treatment for Active Remediation (STAR) technology

Hisham Hafez

PhD, P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: BioEnergy - Industrial Wastewater Management Specialist
GreenField Ethanol Inc.

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Sean Hinchberger

PhD.

Research Interests / Specializations: Geotechnical Engineering
Hatch Ltd.

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Panagiota Karava

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Smart buildings, intelligent building operation, system identification, model predictive control. - Human-building interactions, personalized control, self-tuned environments. - Energy efficient and mixed-mode buildings, innovative energy and comfort delivery systems. - Solar technology integration in building operation.
Lyles School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University
pkarava@purdue.edu

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Thomas G. Mara

PhD, P.Eng

Research Interests / Specializations: Structural Engineering, Wind Engineering
Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel, Western University
tgm@blwtl.uwo.ca

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Silvana Micic

PhD., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Geotechnical Engineering
Exp Services Inc.
smicic2@uwo.ca

Ashraf Nassef

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Evolutionary Optimization Algorithms, Structural Optimization, Shape and Topology Optimization
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The American University in Cairo
nassef@aucegypt.edu

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Miroslav Nastev

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Natural hazard risk assessment
Natural Resources Canada - Geological Survey of Canada

Denis O'Carroll

PhD, P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Environmental and Geoenvironmental
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of New South Wales
d.ocarroll@unsw.edu.au

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Diego Rosso

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Environmental process engineering; water and wastewater engineering; carbon and energy footprints; energy conservation
Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, University of California, Irvine
bidui@uci.edu

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James W. Roy

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: multiphase and single-phase fluid flow through geologic materials, fate and transport of contaminants in the subsurface and their interaction with surface water bodies and their ecosystems; impact of contaminants and nutrients in groundwater on aquatic ecosystems of rivers and lakes (with specific focus on oil sands, urban contamination, and phosphorus), and monitoring gas behaviour in groundwater (with implications for unconventional gas impacts and contaminated site natural attenuation).
WHERD, WS&T, Environment and Climate Change Canada Burlington, ON, Canada
jim.roy@canada.ca

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S. Eren Semercigil

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Vibration control, experimental and numerical modelling of structural dynamics, random processes, flow-induced vibrations

Imtiaz Shah

PhD, P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Water Resources Management, Floodplain Management, Hydrologic and Hydraulic Modeling, Low Impact Development, Climate Change Resiliency, Stomrwater quality
Upper Thames River Conservation Authority, Environmental Planning & Regulations Unit
ishah5@uwo.ca

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Ă–zden Turan

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Flow-induced vibration, liquid sloshing, adverse pressure gradient wall-bound turbulent modelling (CFD), thermal anemonetry, smoke spread.

Yanqing (Bruce) Xu

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Water / wastewater treatment & solid waste disposal
Huarui United Water (Dalian) Co., Ltd. China

Ze-Chun Yuan

PhD

Research Interests / Specializations: Plant Associated Bacteria, Bacterial Genetics; Environmental Genomics; Functional Genomics; Molecular Microbiology Ecology, Microbiome, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology.
Research Scientist, Principal Investigator, London Research & Development Centre, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Research Professor and Graduate Faculty Member, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Western Ontario.
zyuan27@uwo.ca

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Clement Yuen

PhD, P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Geotechnical Engineering
Golder Associates Ltd.

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