Emeriti

Professor Emeritus

Don Anderson

August 17, 2021

Research Interests:

Earthquake engineering, solid mechanics, structural analysis, structural dynamics.

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Professor Emeritus

Jim Atwater

August 17, 2021

Research Interests:

Solid waste management, leachate generation, characterization and treatment, groundwater contamination, groundwater nitrification/denitrification.

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Professor Emeritus

William Caselton

August 17, 2021

Research Areas:
Research Interests:

Applications of optimization techniques and statistics in water resources planning and operation. Statistical design of hydrologic and environmental data gathering networks. Optimization of scheduling of repetitive construction activities.

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Professor Emeritus

Sietan Chieng

August 17, 2021

Research Interests:

Soil and water engineering, drainage and irrigation systems planning, design and installation; integrated water management system operations and performance evaluations; impact of irrigation and drainage on water and solute movement in soils, soil salinity control and windblown dust mitigation

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Senior Instructor Emerita

Ruth Derksen

August 17, 2021

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Research Interests:

Guiding graduate and undergraduate students in Applied Science with the language proficiencies, knowledge of rhetorical strategies and genre expectations of their profession; assisting students to succeed as professionals in both their scholarly writing and speaking; investigation of the gap between international students’ assumptions about success and an Applied Science professor’s measurement of that success.

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Professor Emeritus

Liam Finn

August 17, 2021

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Research Interests:

Soil dynamics, seismic response and liquefaction, analytical and computer methods, offshore structures, centrifuge modelling.

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Professor Emeritus

Ricardo Foschi

August 17, 2021

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Research Interests:

Reliability Theory and Applications of Probabilistic Methods in Civil Engineering
Application of Artificial Intelligence Tools in Reliability Problems
Computational Structural Mechanics and Earthquake Engineering
Applications to Wood Structures.

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Professor Emeritus

Eric Hall

August 17, 2021

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Research Interests:

Membrane bioreactors for wastewater treatment, membrane fouling, modeling and simulation of wastewater treatment systems, fate of emerging contaminants during secondary treatment, microbial ecology of biological treatment systems.

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Professor Emeritus

Kenneth Hall

August 17, 2021

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Research Interests:

Toxic materials in aquatic environments, cycling of organics, water chemistry, trace organic analysis, eutrophication.

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Associate Professor Emeritus

John Howie

August 17, 2021

Research Areas:
Research Interests:

Field and laboratory characterization of soils for geotechnical engineering design, ground improvement, foundation engineering.

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Professor Emeritus

Victor Lo

August 17, 2021

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Research Interests:

Biological process applications in waste treatment and utilization [aerobic and anaerobic treatments of and nutrients recovery from food processing and agricultural wastewaters and solid wastes including composting, and anaerobic digestion. Application of microwave enhanced advanced oxidation process in nutrients solubilization from organic slurries.

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Professor Emeritus

Donald Mavinic

August 17, 2021

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Research Interests:

Landfill leachate management, biological waste treatment processes, wastewater residuals treatment, nitrification and denitrification processes, phosphorus removal and recovery, diffused aeration studies, drinking water pipe corrosion studies and disinfection by-products in drinking water.

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Professor Emeritus

Sidney Mindess

August 17, 2021

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Research Areas:
Research Interests:

Portland cement and concrete, materials testing, fracture mechanics.

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Professor Emeritus
Professor of Teaching Emerita

Susan Nesbit

August 9, 2021

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Research Interests:

Transdisciplinary education; Curricula design and assessment; Beliefs and attitude development in engineering education

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Professor Emeritus

Michael Quick

August 17, 2021

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Research Areas:
Research Interests:

Mountain hydrology, forecasting of snow and glacier melt runoff, river engineering, coastal erosion and beach forecasting.

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Professor Emeritus

Alan Russell

August 17, 2021

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Research Interests:

The execution phase of building and civil engineering construction, decision analysis on scale, feasibility, risks and their assignment, selection of procurement mode, etc.

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Professor Emeritus
Professor Emeritus

Siegfried Stiemer

August 17, 2021

Research Interests:

Steel design, adaptive structures, knowledge management, composite designs, investigations on and modeling of complex structural systems.

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Professor Emeritus