Distinguished Lectures

Upcoming Lectures

2:00 pm Distinguished Lecture with Prof....
Distinguished Lecture with Prof....
Sep 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Distinguished Lecture with Prof. Derek Elsworth - Understanding Triggered Seismicity and Permeability Evolution in the Subsurface – Key Needs in Pursuit of the Energy Transition
  LOCATION – TBD REGISTRATION AVAILABLE (Lecture hall information will be sent out via email the morning of the event)   The Department of Civil & Mineral Engineering Distinguished Lecture Series Presents Professor Derek Elsworth... Read more »
12:00 pm Distinguished Lecture Series wit...
Distinguished Lecture Series wit...
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Distinguished Lecture Series with Prof. Paul Westerhoff
The Department of Civil & Mineral Engineering’s Distinguished Lecture Series presents: Prof. Paul Westerhoff Regents Professor Fulton Chair of Environmental Engineering Arizona State University FREE TO ATTEND Location TBD Registration available (room information will be... Read more »



The Department of Civil & Mineral Engineering annual Distinguished Lecture Series seeks to:

  • provide opportunities for faculty and students to meet and interact with internationally renowned researchers in the civil and mineral engineering area;
  • provide opportunities to showcase the U of T Department of Civil & Mineral Engineering to national and international colleagues;
  • increase our potential for national and international collaborations;
  • enhance the research experience for our students.
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Previous Lectures


September 22, 2021
Dr. Francis Zwiers, University of Victoria

October 14, 2021
William W Nazaroff, University of California, Berkeley

October 21, 2021
Prof. Harindra Joseph Fernando, University of Notre Dame

November 17, 2021
Prof. Stefano Schiavon, University of California, Berkeley 

November 25, 2021
Dr. Michael Wegener, Partner - Spiekermann & Wegener (Germany)

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