Students

Post-Doc Fellows

Polytechnique Montréal, Civil Engineering

Sophie Jung (Mar 2023-)

Thesis Topic: Nature-based solutions for permafrost stabilization and carbon feedback fixation

Université de Montréal & Polytechnique Montréal, Biomechanical Engineering

Shihao Cui (Mar 2023-)

Thesis Topic: Nature-inspired approach for non-invasive multiscale characterizations of 3D bioprinted soft tissues

Polytechnique Montréal, Civil Engineering

M Ali (Jan 2023-)

Thesis Topic: A hybrid smart sensing system for real-time natural resource exploration

Polytechnique Montréal, Civil Engineering

Hongwei Liu (Nov 2022-)

Thesis Topic: Multiphase characterization of complex porous materials

University of Manitoba, Civil Engineering

Miad Jarrahi (May 2021-Jan 2022)

Thesis Topic: Enhanced rock formation characterization using Gas Expansion Induced Water Intrusion Porosimetry

Polytechnique Montréal, Civil Engineering

Farhad Davaripour (Jan 2021-Aug 2022)

Thesis Topic: Evaluation of the effects of pipe-soil interaction on the stress-based design of buried pipelines using advanced numerical modeling

PhD Students

Polytechnique Montréal, Civil Engineering

Niloofar Fasaeiyan (Sept 2021-)

Thesis Topic: Thermo-Hydro-BiogeoChemical analysis of permafrost carbon feedback

University of Manitoba, Civil Engineering

Mohammad Katebi (Sept 2016-Jan 2021)

Thesis Topic: Evaluation of pipeline performance subjected to slope instabilities (Co-supervised by Dr. Dharma Wijewickreme (Civil Engineering, UBC))

University of Manitoba, Computer Engineering

Andres Felipe Perez Murcia (Jan 2021-)

Thesis Topic: Monitoring of northern infrastructure affected by climate change using an AI-based satellite remote sensing (Supervised by Dr. Ahmed Ashraf (Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Manitoba))

University of Manitoba, Civil Engineering

Dylan Stafford (May 2020-)

Thesis Topic: Development of a hydro-mechanical model for permafrost (Supervised by Dr. Hartmut Hollaender (Civil Engineering, University of Manitoba))

Polytechnique Montreal, Civil Engineering

Mohammad Naderi (Jan 2024-)

Thesis Topic: Resilient design of Small Modular Reactors in northern regions in context of climate change (Co-supervised by Dr. Dipanjan Basu at the University of Waterloo)

University of Manitoba, Civil Engineering

Ishmael Yevugah (Jan 2020-)

Thesis Topic: Numerical modelling of hydraulic fracturing and coupled THMC processes in fractured rocksalt formations (Supervised by Dr. Hartmut Hollaender (Civil Engineering, University of Manitoba))

Polytechnique Montréal, Civil Engineering

Mouad Nadi (Jan 2024-)

Thesis Topic: Geopolymers using recycle materials for modular structures in harsh environments (Co-supervised by Dr. Sampada Bodkhe in Mechanical Engineering)

University of Manitoba, Civil Engineering

Mahdi Alaei (Jan 2020-)

Thesis Topic: Design of a bio-inspired self-burrowing smart probe for subsurface investigation of lunar regolith (Co-supervised by Dr. Nan Wu (Mechanical Engineering, University of Manitoba))

Undergraduate Research Students

Polytechnique Montréal, Civil Engineering

Maëlle Mathieu (May 2023-)

Thesis Topic: 3D Printing Technology for Modular Construction on the Moon

Polytechnique Montréal, Civil Engineering

Jérôme Pigeon (Sept 2022-Aug 2023)

Thesis Topic: Exploitation minière automatisée sur la Lune

University of Manitoba, Civil Engineering

Ashish Ranjan (May 2018-Jul 2018)

Thesis Topic: Stability of Embankments on Soft Soils

University of Manitoba, Civil Engineering

Yu Yan Li (May 2018-Aug 2018)

Thesis Topic: Simulation of Energy Piles with Single U-tube Heat Exchanger

University of Manitoba, Civil Engineering

Zhipeng Shen (May 2020-Aug 2020)

Thesis Topic: Thermal design of buried utilities

MEng Students