Sustainability, environment, resiliency and adaptive systems

Concerns about climate change and the need for green technologies gives our researchers opportunities to build a sustainable future, enhance environmental remediation, and optimize energy management.

Through state-of-the-art facilities, interdisciplinary teams and industry partnerships, Western University is internationally recognized as the leading university in wind engineering and wind-related research.

Building on Western Engineering’s international reputation in environmental systems research, our faculty members are expanding their work with students and industry to create real-world solutions for the management and treatment of water supplies and the remediation of wastewater.

Find an expert at Western's Faculty of Engineering in the following key research areas:

Energy Management, Power Systems, Efficiency and Remote Sensing

Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Environmental and Green Technologies

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Fluid Mechanics

Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Modeling Methods

Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Particle Technologies and Fluidization

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Reaction and Process Systems

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Structural and Infrastructure

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Water, Energy and Environmental Systems

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Wind Engineering and Environmental Fluid

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Mechanical and Materials Engineering