GRC Executives
L-R: J. Shang, J. Gerhard, E. Yanful, D. O'Carroll, K.Y. Lo, T. Newson, M.H. El Naggar

Managing Director


K.Y. Lo

Ph.D., P.Eng., FEIC
Professor Emeritus

Energy & Resources Development

Underground structures in rock
Deep excavations in soils and rock
Slope stability in difficult soil conditions



Research Directors


MEH

H. El Naggar

PhD, P. Eng.
Professor
Associate Dean (Research and External Relations)

Civil Infrastructure

Design of machine foundations
Static & dynamic analysis of piles
Soil dynamics & geotechnical earthquake engineering

GERHARD

J.I. Gerhard

PhD, P.Eng.
Associate Professor
Canada Research Chair

Contaminant Hydrogeology & Site Remediation

Innovative techniques for remediation of soil and groundwater
Geophysics for mapping contaminated sites
Numerical modeling of pollutants in the subsurface

T.A. Newson

PhD, P.Eng.
Associate Professor

Civil Infrastructure

Cyclic & static laboratory stress-strain testing & constitutive modeling
Finite element modeling of complex boundary value problems
Soil-structure interaction under cyclic loading & offshore geotechnics

D.M. O'Carroll

PhD, P.Eng.
Associate Professor

Contaminant Hydrogeology & Remediation

Fate of nanoparticles in the environment
Performance of green roof

 

C. Robinson

C. Robinson

PhD
Assistant Professor

Contaminant Hydrogeology & Remediation

Groundwater & geochemical modeling
Groundwater-surface water interactions

 

AS

A. Sadrekarimi

PhD
Assistant Professor

Geotechnical

Soil dynamics & geotechnical earthquake engineering
Static & cyclic behavior of soils
Advanced laboratory & field soil testing
Geotechnical physical model testing

Dr. Julie Shang

J.Q. Shang

PhD, P.Eng.
Professor

Environmental

Electrokinetics for geotechnical & environmental engineering applications
Management of reactive mine tailings
Electromagnetic waves for subsurface contamination

E.K. Yanful

PhD, P.Eng.
Professor

Environmental

Mine water treatment using sustainable novel absorbents
A
cid rock drainage
Advanced oxidation methods for wastewater treatment
Landfill design & performance in tropical environments


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