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CGS Luncheon Presentation

The CGS Manitoba Section is pleased to announce that Mr. Kirill Bobko, M.Sc. Student in Geotechnical Engineering at the University of Manitoba will be giving a presentation over lunch on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at the Holiday Inn South, 1330 Pembina Highway. Mr. Bobko’s talk will be on “Energy Efficiency of Below-Grade Envelope of...

M.Sc. Thesis Defense – Kirill Bobko

“Energy Efficiency of Below-Grade Envelope of the Stanley-Pauley Engineering Building in Winnipeg” Date: Monday, August 27, 2018 – 10:00 a.m. Location: E1-270 EITC Examining Committee: Dr. Olanrewaju Ojo, P.Eng., Mechanical Engineering, U of M Dr. Miroslava Kavgic, EIT, Civil Engineering, U of M Dr. Pooneh Maghoul, P.Eng., Civil Engineering, U of M (Advisor)

PhD Thesis Proposal – Mohammad Hodaei

“Role of Acoustics in Osteoporosis Prediction” Date: Friday, 17 August 2018 – 2:00 p.m. Location: E2-304 EITC Bldg., Ft. Garry Campus Examining Committee: Dr. P. Maghoul, Dept. of Civil Eng., Advisor Dr. N. Popplewell, Dept. of Mech. Eng., Co-Advisor Dr. J. LoVetri, Dept. of Elec. & Comp. Eng. Dr. M. Jafari Jozani, Dept. of...

Fuzhou University Summer Visit Program

A group of civil engineering undergrad students from Fuzhou University have come to the University of Manitoba as a summer visit program. Their schedule included three short courses in Environmental, Geotechnical (and Structural), and Hydraulics: Day 3: Pump Test Day 4: Geotechnical (and Structural) Engineering Day 7: Hydraulics On the 4th day of the...

M.Sc. Thesis Defense – Hongwei Liu

“Numerical Modeling in Geotechnical Engineering with Applications in Cold Regions” Date: Tuesday, July 24, 2018 – 2:00 p.m. Location: E1-270 EITC Examining Committee: Dr. Eric Bibeau, P.Eng, Mechanical Engineering, U of M Dr. Ahmed Shalaby, P. Eng., Civil Engineering, U of M Dr. Pooneh Maghoul, P.Eng., Civil Engineering, U of M (Advisor) Abstract: The objective...