Professor Liam O’Brien co-edited the text book “Modelling, Design, and Optimization of Net-Zero Energy Buildings, 5th Edition“. The book’s focus is on net-zero energy buildings as a long term goal for new buildings. The project was the result of a five year international... More
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering offers some of the most dynamic, innovative and cross-disciplinary undergraduate and graduate programs in Canada leading to Bachelor, Master’s and Doctoral degrees in both Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering.
We have introduced two exciting new programs; a B.Eng. in Architectural Conservation and Sustainability Engineering and a Master of Infrastructure Protection and International Security.
The Department has an intensive research enterprise including an NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Fire Safety Engineering and a Canada Research Chair in Wastewater and Public Health Engineering.
Carleton’s Architecture Conservation and Sustainability Engineering students jointly with students of the Universidad de Guadalajara (Mexico) a group of Bachelors students from both Architecture and Engineering are currently documenting the “Casa Cristo” in Guadalajara (Mexico). ... More
Burak Gunay, a PhD student under the supervision of Professor Liam O’Brien has been awarded a Graduate Research and Innovative Thinking (GRIT) Award, worth up to $5,000, to help him with his research expenses. Gunay is developing advanced controls that learn from building occupants in an... More