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Amir Fam PhD, PEng

Amir Fam PhD, PEng
Professor & Donald and Sarah Munro Chair in Engineering and Applied Science Associate Dean (Research and Graduate Studies)

Department of Civil Engineering
Queen's University
Kingston, ON K7L 3N6 Canada

Tel: (613) 533-6352
Office: Ellis 244
Website: detailed profile

Current Research Interests
  • Reinforced and prestressed concrete structures
  • Applications of Fibre Reinforced Polymers (FRPs) in new structures, rehabilitation of existing concrete, metallic and masonry structures
  • Structurally integrated stay-in-place FRP formwork, including concrete-filled FRP tubes, for concrete structures including bridge decks and columns
  • Precast concrete insulated sandwich walls
  • Sandwich panels with FRP skins
  • Bio-based composites using natural fibers and resins
  • Realistic rolling loading of bridge superstructure in the laboratory
  • Effect of harsh environments on structural components with new materials