Faculty

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B.C. Anderson

B.C. Anderson
Professor

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

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


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Leon Boegman

Leon Boegman
Assistant Professor

Tel: (613) 533-6717
Email: leon.boegman@civil.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.


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Richard Brachman

Richard Brachman
Professor

Tel: (613) 533-3096
Email: brachman@civil.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.

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Pascale Champagne

Pascale Champagne
Associate Professor

Tel: (613)533-3053 (Office)
Email: champagne@civil.queensu.ca
Office: 206 Ellis Hall

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.

 
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Duncan Cree
Assistant Professor

Tel: (613) 533-2731
Email:creed@queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-251B

Research Interests: Sustainable building materials; metal matrix composites; fibre reinforced
polymer (FRP); natural fibres/bio-based polymer resin composites; Materials testing and micro-
structural characterization.

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Ana Maria da Silva

Ana Maria da Silva
Professor

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

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


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Amir Fam

Amir Fam
Professor

Tel: (613) 533-6352
Email: fam@civil.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.


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Yves Filion

Yves Filion
Associate Professor

Tel: (613) 533-2126
Email: yves.filion@civil.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

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Mark F. Green

Mark F. Green
Professor

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

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

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Neil Hoult

Neil Hoult
Assistant Professor

Tel: (613) 533-3436
Email: neil.hoult@civil.queensu.ca
Office: Ellis-246

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.

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Bernard H. Kueper

Bernard H. Kueper
Professor

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

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

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Colin MacDougall

Colin MacDougall
Associate Professor

Tel: (613) 533-2469
Email: colin@civil.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.

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Ian D. Moore

Ian D. Moore
Professor

Tel: (613) 533 3160
Email: moore@civil.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.

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Ryan Mulligan

Assistant Professor

Tel: (613) 533-6503

Email: ryan.mulligan@civil.queensu.ca

Office: Ellis-209

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, river deltas, in
bays, estuaries and lakes.

 

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Kevin Mumford

Kevin Mumford
Assistant Professor

Tel: (613) 533-6325
Email: kevin.mumford@civil.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.


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Kent S. Novakowski

Kent S. Novakowski
Professor

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

Research Interests: Aqueous phase transport in fracture networks; hydraulic testing methods for
fractured bedrock; sustainable water supply in regional bedrock aquifers; Hydrology of fractured
rock.

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R. Kerry Rowe

R. Kerry Rowe
Professor

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

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

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Andrew Take

W. Andy Take
Associate Professor

Tel: (613) 533-3124
Email: andy.take@civil.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.

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