Dr. C. Yuen - Research Interests


  • Special metallurgical testing programmes for high-grade titanium concentrates
  • Stability and stress related problems of underground coal mines in Cape Breton Coal Field
  • Rock slope stabilization
  • Research in shale, rock-structure-time interaction problems related to tunnel deformation
  • In situ stress measurements in different rock formations in Southern Ontario
  • Anisotropic deformation behaviour of Leda Clay
  • Development of analytical solution for the design of lining in swelling rock
  • Design of reclamation and drainage works, slope stability analysis, seawall and other structural designs.
  • Investigating tunnel support and lining design

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Contact Info

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Geotechnical Research Centre

Spencer Engineering Building (SEB)
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Tel: (519) 661-3344
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