CEE Faculty

Dr. Adeyemi Adesina


Assistant Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 5909
Office: 2215 CEI

Research Interests
Materials engineering and characterization
Cement/concrete-based materials
Sustainable and low-carbon cementitious materials 
Carbon sequestration and storage in construction materials
Materials design, evaluation and optimization using artificial intelligence

Dr. Abdul-Fattah Asfour

Dr. Abdul-Fattah Asfour

519-253-3000 ext. 2514
Office: 3073 CEI

Research Interests
Transport processes in non-electrolyte solutions in membranes
Viscometric properties of lubricating oil

Dr. Ram Balachandar

Dr. Ram BalachandarDistinguished University Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 2550
Office: 3060 CEI

Research Interests
Fluid-structure interaction, sprays
Local scour, hydraulic structures
Mixing, jets, wall jets & fluid flow with heat transfer

Dr. Nihar Biswas

Dr. Nihar BiswasDistinguished Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 5032
Office: 3074 CEI

Research Interests
Enzymatic treatment of industrial wastewater
Water quality, drinking water disinfection
Hazardous waste treatment
Water and wastewater in developing countries

Dr. Tirupati Bolisetti

Dr. Tirupati BolisettiProfessor
519-253-3000 ext. 2548
Office: 3061 CEI

Research Interests
Hydrology and climate change impact assessment and adaptation
Geothermal energy
Evaporation from porous surfaces
Grouting, scour

Dr. Rupp Carriveau

Dr. Rupp CarriveauProfessor
519-253-3000 ext. 2638
Office: 3056 CEI

Research Interests
Terrestrial and Offshore Energy Systems, Energy Storage & Energy Markets
Systems Optimization, Emerging Agricultural Practice
Cybernetics & Applied Human Performance

Dr. Shaohong Cheng

Dr. Shaohong Cheng Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 2629
Office: 3057 CEI

Research Interests
Dynamics of structures
Wind-induced response and wind-resistant design of structures
Fluid-structure interaction, Fundamentals in bluff body aerodynamics
Vibration and control & engineering application of advanced materials

Dr. Sreekanta Das

Dr. Sreekanta DasAssociate Dean - Research and Graduate Studies

519-253-3000 ext. 2507
Office: 3041 CEI

Research Interests
Application of additive manufacturing (3D concrete printing) in construction
Behavior of masonry structures, modular structures and modular connections
Structural and fatigue behavior of steel pipelines and materials at various temperatures
ECC, HPC, FRC, and Lightweight Concrete

Dr. Faouzi Gherib

Dr. Faouzi GhribProfessor
519-253-3000 ext. 2506
Office: 3064 CEI

Research Interests
Damage of quasi-brittle materials (ceramics, concrete, etc.)
Cable mechanics and vibration control
Seismic analysis of large structures (dams, bridges, etc.)
Experimental mechanics (image processing, DIC), Inverse problems


Dr. Abimbola Grace Oyeyi

Dr. Abdul-Fattah Asfour

Assistant Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 5860
Office: 3066 CEI

Research Interests
Pavement engineering and management
Sustainable transportation planning and development 
Sustainable construction materials 
Climate change impacts and pavement resilience/durability
                                               Smart pavement materials and structures