Entries by Sindy Mahal

Civil Engineering students win top prizes in Lassonde Research Photo competition

Cutting-Edge Research Captured in the Inaugural Lassonde Research Photo Competition. Congratulations to First place and People’s Choice winner Arefeh Shamskhany (supervised by Dr. Karimpour) for her photo submission entitled Le Diable Bleu. Congratulations to Second place winner Preet Patel (supervised by Dr. Karimpour & Dr. Krol) for his photo submission entitled Galaxies of Plastic Waste. […]

5th Annual Graduate Research Day Winners

1st Place Winner – Everett Snieder Abstract Title:  Improved real-time SWMM flow forecasts using two machine learning approaches 2nd Place Winner – Bronwyn Chorlton Abstract Title:  Performance of Fire Rated Gypsum Board on Timber to Real Fire Exposures

2020 TA Excellence Award Winner

  Congratulations to Bronwyn Chorlton who is recipient of the 2020 TA Excellence Award! This award recognizes excellence in and commitment to teaching in the department. The adjudication committee was especially impressed with the supporting letters that highlighted Bronwyn’s commitment to student success, organized and informative lab sessions, and the support she offered her fellow […]

2019 TA Excellence Award Winner

Congratulations to Adrien Sparling who is recipient of the 2019 TA Excellence Award! This award recognizes excellence in and commitment to teaching in the department. The adjudication committee was especially impressed with the supporting letters that highlighted Adrien’s eagerness to support and motivate students, preparation, and attention to detail. Adrien’s efforts have helped create a […]

4th Annual Graduate Research Day Winners

Long Presentation Winner – Josephine Morgenroth Abstract Title:  Probabilistic Modelling vs. Machine Learning for Streamlining Geomechanical Data 3-Minute Presentation Winner – Ahmad Mohammadi   Abstract Title: A Real-Time Threat Analysis Tool to Improve the Roadway Safety for First Responders Congratulations to both our winners!  

Civil Graduate Students Win Best Poster Award

  Civil Engineering graduate students from Dr. Dan Palermo’s research group win “Best Poster” award at the Lassonde School of Engineering Research Day. Congratulations to Adrien Sparling, Marina Maciel, Michael Soto, and Mena Morcos!  

11th Annual Joint CITE Section Student Presentation Competition – Call for Abstracts – DUE Feb.13th

The Toronto, Hamilton and Southwestern Ontario Sections of the Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers (CITE) is hosting its 11th annual Joint Student Presentation Competition on Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 at York University in Toronto. Both undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in transportation are encouraged to submit an abstract to participate in this competition. […]

Dr. Pantazopoulou awarded the 2019 EIC Fellowship (FEIC) award for her “excellence in engineering and services to the profession and to society”

About the award: EIC Fellows The Council of the Institute has, since 1963, elected annually to the grade of Fellow a number of engineers in recognition of their excellence in engineering and their services to the profession and to society. In the early years, the Fellows were members of the Institute. Now they are members […]

4th Year Civil Engineering student awarded 1st prize for Living City Foundation’s 2018 B. Harper Bull Awards

The Living City Foundation, supported by the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority, supports environmental work to help understand and look after the natural environment. The award recognises students who demonstrate leadership through volunteer and extracurricular activities, academic excellence, and are well-rounded leaders who are active in their communities and epitomise the ideals of conservation.