Fangzhou Liu, PhD

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept

Contact

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept
Email
fangzhou.liu@ualberta.ca

Address
6-209 Donadeo Innovation Centre For Engineering
9211-116 St
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H5

Overview

Area of Study / Keywords

Geotechnics Soil Mechanics Landslide Disaster Reconnassiance


About
  • Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019
  • M.Sc., Computational Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019
  • M.Sc., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016
  • M.Eng., Civil Engineering, University of Bristol, 2011

Research

A core focus in Liu’s research has been the study and analyses of natural and human-induced disasters. His research is centered on the development of more resilient, intelligent, and sustainable civil engineering solutions by analyzing and mitigating landslides as well as evaluating and improving the design and performance of resilient infrastructures for post-disaster mitigation and community reconstruction. If you want to find out more about his background, research and publications or if you are interested in joining his research group, please visit his research website (currently under construction).

Courses

CIV E 381 - Soil Mechanics

Compaction; site investigation; theories of water seepage; effective stress principles; settlement; strength and mechanical properties; introduction to retaining structures, foundation, and slope stability. Prerequisite: EAS 210.

Winter Term 2021

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