Faculty Experts

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Name Sort descending Dept Areas of Research
Anasavarapu A. Srikantha Phani Department of Mechanical Engineering
Dynamic response of lattice materials and structures; mechanics of nanomaterials; structural vibroacoustics; lattice mechanics of stents
Abbas Milani Abbas Milani School of Engineering (Okanagan campus)
Textile composites, material constitutive relations, mathematical methods in modeling engineering materials
Adam Rysanek Adam Rysanek School of Architecture & Landscape Architecture
Agnes d'Entremont Agnes d’Entremont Department of Mechanical Engineering
Ongoing research into hip and knee biomechanics, including advanced MRI imaging of joint kinematics, loading and cartilage properties, including weight bearing MRI; 3D joint shape and range of motion analysis; and the application of shape, range of motion, and cartilage health measures to childhood joint disorders
Ahmad Rteil Ahmad Rteil School of Engineering (Okanagan campus)
Deterioration and steel corrosion on RC structures, FRP to repair and strengthen RC structures
Ahmed Idris Ahmed Idris School of Engineering (Okanagan campus)
Urban Transit Operations and Planning; Travel Survey Methods and Data Collection; Transportation Planning and Demand Analysis; Sustainable Transport and Complete Streets Design
Alex Bigazzi Alex Bigazzi Department of Civil Engineering, School of Community & Regional Planning
Motor vehicle emissions, active transportation, air quality and exposure, traffic management, ITS, transport system and scenario modeling
Alexandra Fedorova Alexandra (Sasha) Fedorova Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Performance, usability and energy-efficiency of computer system and effective management of memory and CPU resources
Ali G. Madiseh Ali G. Madiseh Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering
Various mechanical and energy systems with a specific emphasis on mining and petroleum industries. Developing novel solutions for maximizing energy efficiency, improving system performance, preventing waste of energy and replacing fossil fuels with renewable energies.
Ali Mesbah Ali Mesbah Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Software engineering, software testing and dynamic analysis, web-based systems, software evolution, Web 2.0 and social software engineering
Alireza Nojeh Alireza Nojeh Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Nanostructures (esp. based on carbon nanotubes), controlled nanofabrication, electron emission phenomena, electron microscopy, modeling and simulation of nanoscale systems
Allison Phinney Alison Phinney School of Nursing
Capacities of older people for successfully coping with the functional consequences of aging and disease
Anas Chaaban Anas Chaaban School of Engineering (Okanagan campus)
optical wireless communications, network information theory, relay networks, coding theory
Andre Ivanov Andre Ivanov Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
VLSI design and test, design for testability, fault tolerance, fault modeling and simulation, test generation, built-in self-test, built-in current testing, infrastructure IP for systems on chip, systems on chip design and test, analog and mixed signal design and test, networks on chip, fault diagnosis, design validation, post-silicon debug
Andre André Phillion School of Engineering (Okanagan campus)
Areas of advanced solidification processes for light metal alloys, numerical process/microstructure/defect modeling, and microscopy
Andrea Arduini Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering
Angela Wolff Angela Wolff School of Nursing
Creating infrastructure, resources and supports for clinical educators to maximize Fraser Health and its services
Anna Lisa Meyboom AnnaLisa Meyboom School of Architecture & Landscape Architecture
Digital fabrication, infrastructure, materials and construction, parametric design
Annette Brown Annette Browne School of Nursing
Health and healthcare inequities, with a particular focus on health inequities affecting indigenous peoples.
Anoush Poursartip Anoush Poursartip Department of Materials Engineering
Polymer matrix composite materials, damage growth in service, processing science for efficient manufacturing