Samer Adeeb, PhD, PEng

Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept
Associate Chair, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept
Email
samer.adeeb@ualberta.ca

Associate Chair, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept
Email
samer.adeeb@ualberta.ca

Overview

About

Education

  • Ph.D. in Structural Engineering, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, 2005
  • M.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, 2014
  • B.Sc. in Civil Engineering (Structures), Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, 1999

Professional Experience

  • 2007 to present, faculty member, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Alberta:
  • 2007-2013    Assistant Professor
  • 2013-2018    Associate Professor
  • 2017-2018    Interim Chair
  • 2018-Present  Professor
  • 2004-2006, Stress Analysis Engineer, TransCanada Pipelines Ltd., Calgary, AB.

Professional Affiliations

  • Professional Engineer, Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists, and Geophysicists of Alberta (APEGGA)

Research

Research Interests and Research Currently in Progress

Pipelines

  • Effect of material plastic anisotropy on the longitudinal behavior of pipelines
  • The effect of the geometric variation of the pipeline on its buckling response
  • The Bourdon effect in pipelines
  • The effect of the internal pressure on the failure strain of pipelines with circumferential flaws

Biomechanics

  • Finite Element Analysis of functional spinal unit
  • Surface Topography for scoliosis
  • Biomechanical analysis of shoulder repair constructs
  • Digital Image correlation in ligaments and biological tissue
  • Fractal analysis of Bone
  • Analysis of fluid content in Intervertebral discs in health versus symtptomatic spines
  • Analysis of bone growth (Long bones and Lower Jaw)

Books

  Adeeb, S.; Introduction to Solid Mechanics and Finite Element Analysis Using Mathematica. Kendall Hunt. 2011. ISBN: 978-0-7575-8879-2


Teaching

My teaching website: https://sameradeeb-new.srv.ualberta.ca/

You can also find my contributions to the Engineering courses website: https://engcourses-uofa.ca/books/

Courses

CIV E 398 - Introduction to Continuum Mechanics

Stress, strain and displacements in two and three dimensions. Constitutive equations. Governing equations of elasticity and simple solutions. Strain energy and virtual work. Theories of failure. Prerequisites: CIV E 270 and MATH 209.

Fall Term 2020

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