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Civil Engineering Professor


Room: MON403

Phone: 416-979-5000 X6473


Grace Luk

Professor in Environmental Engineering, BSc, MSc (Eng), PhD, Qu., PEng


Website | Curriculum Vitae




PhD – Civil Engineering, Queen's University, Canada,

MASc - Civil Engineering, Queen's University, Canada

BEng – (Civil Engineering, Queen's University, Canada

Research Interests

Wastewater treatment: combined coagulation and chemical reduction of TOC, nutrients, BOD/COD and particulate pollutants.
Magnetically-induced coagulation for the pre-treatment of oil and COD from industrial waste.
Anaerobic decomposition of source-separated organics (SSO) for fuel production.
Water quality mixing and transport models; modelling of bioaccumulation of pollutant in aquatic species.
Engineering infrastructures and facilities, such as green roofs, dual-purpose storm water detention ponds and fiber-reinforced water main linings.


  • CVL538 - Water Supply and Treatment
  • CVL638 - Wastewater Treatment Design
  • CVL425 - Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering
  • ES8906 - Surface Water Pollution Transport
  • CV8200 - Processes for Water Pollution Control
  • CV8100 - Directed Study in Environmental Engineering