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Paul H. Simms

Professor in Environmental Engineering

Degrees:B.E.Sc., M.E.Sc., Ph.D. (Western Ontario), P.Eng.
Phone:613-520-2600 x 2079
Email:paul.simms@carleton.ca
Office:2372 (Mackenzie)
Website:Research webpage

Prof. Simms’ mailbox is located in room 3432 C.J. Mackenzie Building, Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6 Canada

Teaching Assignment 2021-2022

  • ENVE 4101 Waste Management
  • CIVE 4307 Municipal Hydraulics
  • ENVE 4918 Design Project
  • ENVE 5204 Resource Waste Management

Previous Teaching Assignments

  • ECOR 4995 Professional Practice
  • CIVE 4307 Municipal Hydraulics
  • CIVE 4407 Municipal Engineering
  • ENVE 4002 Environmental Geotechnical Engineering
  • ENVE 4006 Contaminant Hydrogeology
  • ENVE 4101 Waste Management
  • ENVE 4918 Design Project
  • CIVE 5503 Numerical Methods in Geomechanics
  • ENVE 5204 Resource Waste Management
  • ENVE 5301 Contaminant Hydrogeology
  • ENVE 5701 Environmental Geotechnique (also taught as ENVE 5702 and ENVE 5703)
  • ENVE 5703 Mine Waste Management (also taught as ENVE 5704)

Research Interests

  • Mine waste management
  • Thickened tailings disposal on surface and as mine backfill
  • Fundamental unsaturated soil mechanics and
  • Evolution of soil microstructure due to drying

Awards

2011 Research Achievement Award, Carleton University.  Check out the video.