College of Engineering

Research Area(s)

  • Drownproofing of hydraulic structures
  • Environmental fluid mechanics
  • Erodibility testing
  • Erosion and scour in cohesive soils
  • Fluid mechanics
  • Hydraulic design of water treatment plant reservoirs or clearwells
  • Scour below hydraulic structures


Education and Experience

B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D.(Alta.)

Specialization: Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics

Current and Past Projects

  1. Scour and erosion in cohesive or fine-grained soils
  2. Scour by jets in coarse-grained or cohesionless soils
  3. Drownproofing of Hydraulic Structures
  4. Ecohydraulics/Fish Passage Structures
  5. Hydraulic Mining of Oil Sands
  6. Behavior of Slurries or Solid/Liquid Flows
  7. Turbulent Jets