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Christian Viau

Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering

Degrees:B.A.Sc., M.A.Sc., Ph.D. (University of Ottawa), E.I.T (PEO)
Email:Christian.Viau@carleton.ca
Website:Visit my personal website

Prof. Viau’s 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

  • CIVE 5507 Blast Load Effects on Structures

Research Interest:

  • Extreme load effects on structures (blast, impact, ballistics)
  • Wood/timber engineering
  • Retrofitting and strengthening of structural members
  • Design and testing of energy-absorbing connections for structural assemblies
  • Testing and modelling of full-scale structures subjected to dynamic loads
  • Development of easily deployable modular timber and timber-composite structural systems

Prof. Viau's Research Website