Fady B. Abdelaal
Assistant Professor

Tel: (613) 533-3352
Email: fady.abdelaal@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-246

Research InterestsGeotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering; Long term durability of polymeric geomembranes; Large scale testing of the physical behaviour of barrier systems; Bituminous geomembranes.

B.C. Anderson

B.C. Anderson
Professor (Emeritus and Adjunct)

Tel: (613) 533-6835
Email: bruce.anderson@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-229A

(Retired as of January 1, 2019)

Research Interests: Small Scale Innovative Wastewater Treatment; Integrated Environmental Management of Urban Runoff.

Leon Boegman

Leon Boegman
Associate Professor & Graduate Coordinator

Tel: (613) 533-6717
Email: leon.boegman@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-204

Research Interests: Environmental fluid dynamics; physical limnology and water-quality; shoaling internal solitary waves; turbulence in stratified flows; hydrodynamic modelling; coastal oceanography; quantitative imaging techniques.

Richard Brachman

Richard Brachman

Tel: (613) 533-3096
Email: richard.brachman@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-202B

Research Interests: Protection, wrinkles and leakage through geomembranes; performance and design of leachate collection pipes for municipal solid waste landfills; laboratory testing and analysis of polymer manholes for landfills; geosynthetics in waste containment facilities; municipal solid waste landfill design issues; shoring systems for deep excavations; numerical analysis of non-linear soil-structure interaction problems; small - and Large - strain behaviour of granular materials.


Pascale Champagne
Professor and Director of the Beaty Water Research Centre

Tel: (613)533-3053 (Office)
Email: pascale.champagne@queensu.ca
Office: Mitchell Hall-351A

Research Interests: Biomass conversion ; recovery of higher-value chemicals from waste biomass; bionergy; solid waste management; minimizing the impact of municipal, agricultural and industrial activities on surface water and groundwater contamination; composting and biostabilization of municipal, agricultural and industrial biosolids; passive treatment of municipal and industrial wastewaters and leachates.

Ana Maria da Silva

Ana Maria da Silva
Professor & Chair of Undergraduate Studies

Tel: (613) 533-2142
Email: anamaria.dasilva@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-203

Research Interests: Sediment transport; river morphology; hydraulic physical modeling; numerical modeling.

Amir Fam

Amir Fam
Professor & Donald and Sarah Munro Chair in Engineering and Applied Science
Associate Dean (Research)

Tel: (613) 533-6352
Email: amir.fam@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-244

Research Interests: Reinforced and prestressed concrete structures; Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP); structurally integrated stay-in-place FRP formwork for concrete structures; strengthening of concrete and masonry structures using FRP; strengthening of steel structures using ultra-high modulus carbon-FRP.

Yves Filion

Yves Filion
Associate Professor

Tel: (613) 533-2126
Email: yves.filion@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-211

Research Interests: Climate change mitigation in drinking water systems; climate change adaptation in drinking water systems; sustainable water re-use for non-potable applications; adaptation planning of storm water systems for extreme weather; discolouration in drinking water systems

Katerina Genikomsou

Katerina Genikomsou
Assistant Professor

Tel: (613) 533-6676
Email: aikaterini.genikomsou@queensu.ca 
Office: Ellis-209

Research interests: Modelling and analysis of reinforced concrete (RC) structures; Finite Element Analysis (FEA) of RC structures; Constitutive modelling of concrete; Novel materials in RC connections; Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRPs); Large-scale experiments of RC structures

Mark F. Green

Mark F. Green
Professor and Vice Dean (Graduate Studies and Recruitment)

Tel: (613) 533-2147
Email: greenm@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-207

Research Interests: Advanced composite materials; bridge dynamics;concrete structures.

Neil Hoult

Neil Hoult
Associate Professor and Associate Head

Tel: (613) 533-3436
Email: neil.hoult@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-251C

Research Interests: FRPs for retrofitting and reinforcing of concrete structures; testing and modelling of reinforced concrete; structural health monitoring (SHM); wireless sensor networks for long-term monitoring; fibre optic sensors for SHM and structural optimization.

Bernard H. Kueper

Bernard H. Kueper

Tel: (613) 533-6834
Email: bernard.kueper@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-228

Research Interests: Groundwater contamination; subsurface remediation; Hydrology of fractured rock.

Colin MacDougall

Colin MacDougall
Associate Professor

Tel: (613) 533-2469
Email: macdougc@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-248

Research Interests: Mechanics of strands and cables; fatigue of post-tensioned concrete beams; deteriorating post-tensioned concrete buildings; fatigue and fracture modeling; structural steel design; innovative engineering instruction.

Ian D. Moore

Ian D. Moore
Professor and Department Head 

Tel: (613) 533 3160
Email: ian.moore@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-249

Research Interests: Geotechnical engineering, engineering mechanics, non-linear soil-structure interaction, and analysis and design of buried infrastructure, polymer structures, and shell structures.

Ryan Mulligan
Associate Professor

Tel: (613) 533-6503
Email: ryan.mulligan@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-251B

Research Interests: Coastal engineering and physical oceanography; surface waves, nearshore currents, sediment resuspension and transport; wave and circulation models;tidal currents and marine renewable energy; coastal morphology; dynamics of flows along beaches, rive deltas, in bays, estuaries and lakes.

Kevin Mumford

Kevin Mumford
Associate Professor 

Tel: (613) 533-6325
Email: kevin.mumford@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-247

Research Interests: Subsurface remediation of petroleum hydrocarbons and chlorinated solvents; laboratory investigation of multiphase flow and nonaqueous phase liquid dissolution; behaviour of gases in the subsurface (remediation, biogenic, carbon dioxide); innovative approaches for brownfield risk assessment.

Kent S. Novakowski

Kent S. Novakowski
Professor and Associate Vice Principal (Research)

Tel: (613) 533-6417
Email: kent.novakowski@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-201

Research Interests: Mathematical hydrogeology; hybrid numerical and analytical methods; aqueous phase transport in fracture networks; hydraulic testing methods for fractured bedrock; sustainable water supply in regional bedrock aquifers; hydrology of fractured rock.

R. Kerry Rowe

R. Kerry Rowe
Professor (on leave)

Tel: 1 (613) 533-3113
Email: kerry.rowe@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-229B

Research Interests: Contaminant migration; landfill design; geosynthetics; reinforced embankments and walls; tunnels in soft ground; anchors, retaining walls and pile foundations.

Andrew Take

W. Andy Take

Tel: (613) 533-3124
Email: andy.take@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-202A

Research Interests: Digital image-based measurements of deformations and strains in soils and structural materials; slope stability, landslide triggering processes, and runout; unsaturated behaviour of geosynthetic liner system components; field performance of geomembrane composite liner systems; soil structure interaction; physical modelling of a wide range of geotechnical processes.