CEE Faculty

Dr. Jerald Lalman

519-253-3000 ext. 2519
Office: 3063 CEI

Research Interests

  • Municipal and industrial wastewater treatment
  • Biomass conversion to value added products
  • Upgrading low value chemicals
  • Lignin extraction
  • Nano photocatalysts for pollutant destruction and energy production

Dr. Chris Lee

Dr. Chris LeeAssociate Professor
519-253-3000, ext. 2544
Office: 3059 CEI

Research Interests
Traffic operation and control, Traffic safety and driver behaviour
Intelligent transportation systems, Highway design

Dr. Hanna Maoh

Dr. Hanna MaohProfessor
519-253-3000 ext. 4987
Office: 216 Joyce Entrepreneurial Innovation Centre - Cross-Border Institute

Research Interests
Integrated transportation & land use models
Freight transportation analysis, travel demand modeling & forecasting
GIS & big-data analysis, environmental impacts of transportation

Dr. Rajeev Ruparathna

Dr. Rajeev RuparathnaAssistant Professor 
519-253-3000 ext. 5433
Office: 3076 CEI

Research Interests
Infrastructure lifecycle management using building information modelling (BIM)
Lifecycle assessment of engineering systems
Multi stakeholder management in Sustainable procurement, Risk based decision making

Dr. Rajesh Seth

Dr. Rajesh SethProfessor
519-253-3000 ext. 2553
Office: 3077 CEI

Research Interests
Water & wastewater treatment
Ozonation & advanced oxidation processes
Microbial contamination and remediation

Dr. Edwin Tam

Dr. Edwin TamAssociate Professor
Acting Associate VP, Academic
519-253-3000 ext. 2561
Office: 3075 CEI

Research Interests
Sustainability & resiliency in infrastructure systems & engineering
Materials end-of-life waste management & recovery/vehicle recycling
Life cycle assessment & approaches, Brownfields renewal & redevelopment

Dr. Niel Van Engelen

Dr. Niel Van Engelen

Assistant Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 2509
Office: 3062 CEI

Research Interests
Structural control
Seismic & vibration Isolation
Pedestrian-induced vibrations, Dynamic vibration absorbers

Dr. Bill Van Heyst

Dr. Bill Van HeystDean, Faculty of Engineering

519-253-3000 ext. 2566
Office: 2124 CEI

Research Interests
Air quality issues associated with agricultural practices
Odour generation & mitigation from cannabis production facilities
Development of clean air technologies & solid state heating/cooling

Dr. Xiaohong (Iris) Xu

Dr. Xiaohong (Iris) XuProfessor
519-253-3000 ext. 2511
Office: 3078 CEI

Research Interests
Air quality monitoring & modeling
Exposure assessment, Emission control
Measurement & parameterization of air-surface exchange of air pollutant