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Nick Vlachopoulos Nicholas Vlachopoulos, PhD, P.Eng, CD, CME
Associate Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
Royal Military College of Canada
13 General Crerar
Sawyer Building, Room 2056
Kingston, Ontario K7K 7B4
Office:  
Telephone:
1 (613) 541-6000 ext 6398
Fax:
1 (613) 541-6218
Email:  vlachopoulos-n@rmc.ca
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GRADUATE STUDENTS

RESEARCH INTERESTS

GEOTECHNICAL/GEOMECHANICAL ENGINEERING

  • Underground Excavation Stability and Support Design for Weak Rock Tunnelling
  • Numerical Analysis/Modelling of Environmental and Geotechnical Problems (improvements to modelling techniques)
  • Near-face response of tunnels in weak, tectonized rockmasses
  • Physical Testing of Tunnel Support
  • Integration of Geomechanics and Geomatics
  • Hazard Assessment and Risk Management in Geotechnical Works
  • Use of geosynthetics (polymers and composite materials) in geotechnical structures

ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING (RMC GREEN TEAM)

  • Green Building/Sustainable Development Technologies
  • Complex Remediation Techniques associated with Soil and Water;
    namely, remediation of PFOS (Perfluorooctane Sulfonate), AFFF
    (Aqueous Fire Fighting Foam) and deicing fluids
  • Optimization of Water and Sewage Treatment Plants
  • Environmental Impact Assessments of Engineering Projects

 

Tunnelling Research

 

 

Environmental Research

 


 

 

Geotechnical Research

 


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