2019 G. L. Kulak Award Recipient Explores Steel Multi-tiered Braced Frames

Abolfazl is a third-year Ph.D. student at the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department of the University of Alberta. He received his M.Sc. in Structural Engineering from Sharif University of Technology, Iran, in 2015. Before starting his PhD, he worked as a Structural Engineer in Tehran, Iran for two years. His Ph.D. research focuses on the seismic [...]

2019-11-08T11:01:16-05:00November 7th, 2019|

Congratulations to the 2019 G.J. Jackson Fellowship Award Recipient, Pedram Mortazavi

Pedram Mortazavi, M.A.Sc, P.Eng., Ph.D. Candidate, is this year’s recipient of the prestigious G.J. Jackson Fellowship. His academic, background and extensive expertise in the steel industry distinguished him from the many outstanding submissions received.     Pedram is a Ph.D. candidate in structural engineering under the supervision of Professors Constantin Christopoulos and Oh-Sung Kwon, at the University [...]

2019-05-27T14:11:16-04:00March 21st, 2019|

Congratulations to the 2018 G.L. Kulak Scholarship Recipient!

From left to right: Dean Anderson (Steadfast Engineering and E&R committee member), Dr. Robert Driver & Dr. Yong Li (UAlberta & co-supervisors to Michael), Michael Manarin & Amir Jamshidi (Supreme Steel and chair of E&R committee). We are pleased to announce that the 2018 G.L. Kulak Scholarship, presented by the CISC Alberta Region, [...]

2019-05-27T14:12:50-04:00June 22nd, 2018|

CISC Alberta’s new regional meeting “plus” popular with Members & Associates!

CISC Alberta region held their new format regional meeting which included a special technical presentation on intumescent coatings by George Guanci of CISC Associate Sherwin Williams. Additional items covered in the meeting included the Introduction of the GL Kulak Scholarship co-recipients Daniel Unsworth and Dimple Ji  featured with Jason Collins and Dr. Robert Driver of University [...]

2019-05-27T14:13:10-04:00October 27th, 2017|

Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Education and Research Awards

This year's Education and Research Awards and Scholarships were given to Researchers, Academics, and Students from leading architectural and engineering programs across the country.    G.J Jackson Fellowship Taylor C. Steele McMaster University   Taylor Steele is a Ph.D. candidate at McMaster University and is working under the supervision of Professor Lydell Wiebe, Ph.D., [...]

2019-05-27T14:11:26-04:00October 3rd, 2016|

CISC Educators Forum in Calgary a Great Success

This bi-annual event held in Calgary, AB on February 26-27, 2016 brought together 35 academics teaching steel design to undergraduate students in faculties of engineering and architecture at universities across Canada, thanks to the generous travel support from local CISC Regional Committees and individual CISC Members. New participants included Laurentian University, which now has [...]

2019-05-27T14:13:20-04:00April 7th, 2016|


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