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Research Areas


Research in the Department of Civil Engineering falls into six main areas, of which our faculty members and researchers often collaborate with each other.

Environmental Engineering

Areas of Environmental Engineering

Research in the Environmental Engineering group covers a wide array of contemporary environmental. Read more about Research in Environment Engineering.  
(Researchers: E. Elbeshbishy, D. Joksimovic, J. Li)

Geotechnical Engineering

Areas of Geotechnical Engineering

Geotechnical research focuses on the application of the principles of soil mechanics. Read more about Research in Geotechnical Engineering.

(Researchers: J. Liu)

Construction Management

Areas of Construction Management

A burgeoning research and practising field, Infrastructure Management focuses on managerial. Read more about Research in Construction Management.
(Researchers: A. Yuan)

Transportation Engineering

Areas of Transportation Engineering

Research areas include transportation systems planning and operations, road safety. Read more about Research in Transportation Engineering.

(Researchers: S. Easa, B. Farooq, B. Persaud)

Geomatics Engineering

Areas of Geomatics Engineering

Geomatics research focuses on advancing science and engineering technology of gathering. Read more about Research in Geomatics Engineering.

(Researchers: M. Chapman, A. El-Rabbany, S. Li, A. Shaker)

Structural/Materials Engineering

Areas of Structural Engineering

Research focuses on advanced sustainable construction materials, use of wastes/volcanic. Read more about Research in Structural & Material Engineering.

(Researchers: K. Sennah, M. Lachemi, R. Kianoush, L. Amleh, H. Marzouk, S. Moradi, M. Shehata, A. Hossain, M. Shehata)