Technical Committee

Yi Liu (Dalhousie University) Co-chair
Bennett Banting (Canada Masonry Design Centre) Co-chair

Canadian Committee Members

Don Anderson (University of British Columbia)
Svetlana Brzev (British Columbia Institute of Technology)
Roger Cheng (University of Alberta)
Jim Cowie (J. W. Cowie Engineering Ltd.)
Sreekanta Das (University of Windsor)
Robert Drysdale (McMaster University)
Augustin Dukuze (University of New Brunswick)
Wael El-Dakhakhni (McMaster University)
Hany El-Naggar (Dalhousie University)
Lisa Feldman (University of Saskatchewan)
Khaled Galal (Concordia University)

Mark Hagel (Alberta Masonry Council)
Patrick Kelly (Forterra Brick)
Craig Lake (Dalhousie University)
Gary Leblanc (GA Masonry)
Shelley Lissel (University of Calgary)
Bill McEwen (Masonry Institute of British Columbia)
Mike Picco (PICCO Engineering)
Pedram Sadeghian (Dalhousie University)
Ted Sherwood (Carleton University)
Nigel Shrive (University of Calgary)
Gary Sturgeon (CCMPA)
Ehab Zalok (Carleton University)

International Committee Members

Daniel Abrams (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, U.S.A.)
Sergio Alcocer (National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico)
Andrea Benedetti (University of Bologna, Italy)
Richard Bennett (University of Tennessee, U.S.A.)
David Biggs (Biggs Consulting Engineering, U.S.A.)
Vlatko Bosiljkov (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia)
John Chrysler (Masonry Institute of America, U.S.A.)
Marcio Corrêa (University of Sao Paulo at Sao Carlos, Brazil)
Manicka Dhanasekar (Queensland University of Technology, Australia)
Mohamed ElGawady (Missouri University of Science and Technology, U.S.A.)
Fernando Fonseca (Brigham Young University, U.S.A.)
Alex Graubner (Technishe Universitat Darmstadt, Germany)
Ahmad Hamid (Drexel University, U.S.A.)
Barry Haseltine ( Jenkins & Potter Consulting Engineers, UK)
Jason Ingham (University of Auckland, New Zealand)
Wolfram Jäger (Dresden University of Technology, Germany)
Nick Lang (National Concrete Masonry Association, U.S.A.)
Paulo Lourenço (University of Minho, Portugal)
Xilin Lu (Tongji University, China)
Marjana Lutman (Slovenian National Building and Civil Engineering Institute, Slovenia)      

Chip Clark (Brick Industry Association, U.S.A.)

Dirk Martens (Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands)
Mark Masia (University of Newcastle, Australia)
Mark McGinley (University of Louisville, U.S.A.)
David McLean (Colorado State University, U.S.A.)
Claudio Modena (Università degli Studi di Padova, Italy)
Nebojsa Mojsilović (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland)
John Nichols, (Texas A&M University, U.S.A.)
Guilherme Parsekian (Universidade Federal de São Carlos, Brazil)
Jennifer Popehn (Target Corporation, U.S.A.)
Durgesh Rai (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India)
Humberto Roman (University Santa Catarina, Brazil)
Phillip Samblanet (The Masonry Society, U.S.A.)
Michael Schuller (Atkinson-Noland & Associates, U.S.A.)
Arturo Schultz (University of Minnesota, U.S.A.)
Marwan Shedid (Ain Shams University, Egypt)
Benson Shing (University of California San Diego, U.S.A.)
Jennifer Tanner (University of Wyoming, U.S.A.)
Jason Thompson (National Concrete Masonry Association, U.S.A.)
Adrienn Tomor, (University of the West of England, UK)
Diane Throop (International Masonry Institute, U.S.A.)
Miha Tomaževič (Institute for Construction Slovenia, Slovenia)
Brian Trimble (Brick Industry Association, U.S.A.)
Maria Rosa Valluzzi (University of Padova, Italy)
Arduinus Vermeltfoort (Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands)