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Ali Nazemi

Ali Nazemi, Director

Ali Nazemi is an assistant professor in civil engineering. His expertise is in the areas of hydrology,  water resources and mathematical modeling. He obtained his PhD from the University of Birmingham, UK, where he was the holder of the prestigious Dorothy Hodgkin’s Post Graduate Award from the UK government. Before joining Concordia, he worked as a Senior Hydrologist for Saskatchewan Water Security Agency and provided science support for operation of provincial water systems. He is a founding member of the Global Institute for Water Security at the University of Saskatchewan and serves as the Associate Editor for Sustainable Cities and Society (Elsevier) and Resource (MDPI).

Lab members

  • Iftikhar Ali (post-doctoral fellow)
  • Uttam Puri Goswami (post-doctoral fellow)
  • Masoud Zaerpour (PhD candidate)
  • Shadi Hatami (PhD candidate)
  • Amirali Amirjabbari (MASc candiate)
  • Shakil Jiwa (research assistant)

  • Baptiste Poirier (Visiting student, summer 2018)
  • Mehul Bhatia (Mitacs Intern, summer 2018)
  • Mourad Oumari (Visiting student, summer 2016)
  • Elisa Richon (Visiting student, summer 2016)

  • Shahin Zandmoghaddam (MASc thesis defended December 2018)
  • Soroush Samareh (MASc thesis defended July 2018)
  • Reza Shaghaee (MEng project student, defended November 2017)
  • Shaheen Manoochehr (MEng project student, defended July 2017)
  • Elias Mulhem (MEng project student, defended December 2016)
  • Pablo Jaramilo (Research Assistant, 2015 -2016)

Contact us

Ali Nazemi, Director
514-848-2424, ext. 3210


1515 Sainte-Catherine St. W
EV 6.164


Water Security and Climate Change Laboratory
1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. West,
EV 11-265
Montreal, QC H3G 1M8

514-848-2424, ext. 5797

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