PhD Theses

2013    
Abazari, Ehsan   Foam Tailings: A New Methodology of Stabilization of Tailings
Agharazi, Alireza   Development of a 3D Equivalent Continuum Model for Deformation Analysis of Systematically Jointed Rock Masses
Azmatch, T.F.
  Frost Heave: New Ice Lens Initiation Condition and Hydraulic Conductivity Prediction
Lim, S.S.   In Situ Stress Magnitude and Core Disking
Macciotta, Renato   Quantitative Risk Assessment of Natural and Cut Slopes: Measuring Uncertainty in the Estimated Risks and Proposed Framework for Developing Risk Evaluation Criteria
Mineneh, A.   High Stress Flow Behaviour and Constitutive Modeling of Dry Granular Materials
Moussavi Nik, R.   Application of Dewatering Technologies in Production of Robust Non-Segregating Tailings
Pham, Hoang Nam
  Heat Transfer in Waste-Rock Piles Constructed in a Continuous Permafrost Region

Tran, D.T.Q.   Re-Visitation of Actual Evaporation Theories
2012    
Nicksiar, Mohsen   Effective Parameters on Crack Initiation Stress in Low Porosity Rocks
Zambrano-Narvaez, Gonzalo   Design, Deployment, Performance and Assessment of Downhole and Near Surface Monitoring Technology for Geological CO2 Storage
2011    
Kim, Tai-Hoon   Landslide Hazard Assessment, Town of Peace River, Alberta
2010    
Holden, Alexander
  Geochemical Evolution of Tailings Seepage
Iwakun, O.   Subsurface Behavior of Spilled Fuel in a Permafrost Environment
Jeeravipoolvarn, Silawat (Song)   Geotechnical Behavior of In-Line Thickened Oil Sands Tailings
Miller, Warren   Comparison of Geoenvironmental Properties of Caustic and Noncaustic Oil Sand Fine Tailings
Shin, Seung Woo   Excavation Disturbed Zone in Lac Du Bonnet Granite
2009    
Alzo'ubi, Abdelkareem   The Effect of Tensile Strength on the Stability of Rock Slopes
Gu, Fagang   Reservoir and Geomechanical Coupled Simulation of CO2 Sequestration and Enhanced Coalbed Methane Recovery
Guo, Chengmai   Rapid Densification of the Oil Sands Mature Fine Tailings (MFT) by Mircrobial Activity
Hosseini, Amir   Probabilistic Modeling of Natural Attenuation of Petroleum Hydrocarbons
Mansour, Mohamed   Characteristic Behaviour of Slow Moving Slides
Mihiretu, Yetimega   Fundamentals of Segregation
Shin, Seung Woo   Excavation Disturbed Zone in Lac du Bonnet Granite
Sivrikoz, Ayca   Enhanced Oil Recovery Modeling Using a Pressure Pulse-Geomechanical Black Oil Simulator
Yang, Juwen   Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling of Deposition of Oil Sand Slurry into Mature Fine Tailings
2008
   
Alostaz, Moh'd   Improved Ultraviolet Induced Fluorescence (UVIF) - Standard Cone Penetration Testing (CPT) System to Detect Petroleum Hydrocarbon Contaminants
Armstrong, James   Variability in Groundwater Monitoring Data Used to Assess Natural Attenuation of Hydrocarbon Contamination at Upstream Oil and Gas Facilities
Bala, Gurpreet Singh   Discrete Finite Element Method for Continuum Discontinuum Analysis
Bunce, Chris   Risk Estimation for Railways
Cho, Namkak   Discrete Element Modeling of Rock: Pre-peak Fracturing and Dilation
Kyaw Win, Soe Moe   Mechanisms and Kinematics of Three Translational Slides Along the North Saskatchewan River Valley, Edmonton
Stianson, Jason   A Three-Dimensional Slope Stability Method Based on Finite Element Stress Analysis and Dynamic Programming
Wang, Xiaobo
  Geotechnical Analysis of Flow Slides, Debris Flows and Related Phenomena
2007  
Cho, Namkak   Discrete Element Modeling of Rock: Pre-peak Fracturing and Dilation
Eshraghian, Arash
  Hazard Analysis of Reactivated Earth Slides in the Thompson River Valley, Ashcroft, British Columbia
Karim, Masud   Three-Dimensional Discrete Element Modeling of Tunneling in Sand
Keegan, Tim
  The Rycroft Landslide Dam on the Saddle River, Alberta
Abdelaziz, T.   Strength Mobilization in Stiff Clays and Weak Rocks
2006  
Corkum, Andrew G.
  Non-Linear Behaviour of Opalinus Clay Around Underground Excavations
Jimenez Gomez, J.  

Geomechanical Performance Assessment of CO- For Geological Storage Projects

2005    
Su, Xueqing   Pore Pressure Response and Shear Behaviour of Shear Zones in Weak Rocks Near Fort McMurray
2003    
Azam, Shahid   Solid-Liquid Separation of Laterite Slurries
Elkateb, Tamer M.
  Quantification of Soil Heterogeneity
2002
 
Clementino, R.
  Feasibility of CPT Applied to Horizontal Directional Drilling in Continuous Boreholes
McKenna, Gordon
  Sustainable mine reclamation and landscape engineering
2001
   
Mazurek, Kerry
 

Scour of Clay by Jets (joint with Water Resources Engineering)

Zhang, Guangwen
  Estimation of Liquefaction-Induced Ground Deformations by CPT and SPT based Approaches
2000
   
El-Ramly, Hassan
  Probabilistic Analyses of Landslide Hazards and Risks: Bridging Theory and Practice
Li, Hua (Matt)
  The Family of Compaction Curves For Fined-grained Soils and Their Engineering Behaviours
Qiu, Yunxin
  Optimum Deposition for Sub-Aerial Tailings Disposal