Bezawit Fekadu Haile

PhD Student

Biography

Bezawit received her BASc in Civil and Environmental Engineering, from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia in 2015 and her MASc in Civil Engineering at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), South Korea, under the structural analysis and materials research group in 2018. She has experiences working as an assistant lecturer, research associate, and junior design engineer at a highway engineering consultancy firm. Her research interest focuses on modeling the multiscale material properties of geotechnical and concrete materials using numerical modelling techniques such as micromechanical models, finite element (FEM), and finite discrete element (FDEM) modeling.

September 2020
September 2020

Publication

Poster presented at GeoConvention 2020 virtual conference titled "Bitumen Transportation Bottelneck Solved? How Transporting Alberta's Solid Bitumen via Rail compares to Pipelines"

December 2019
December 2019

Award

Received the Grosso Group Graduate Fellowship

2019
2019

Joined

Joined as a PhD Student

Publications

Droboth, J., Haile, B., Ortega-Perez, A., & Dizon, E. (2020). Bitumen Transportation Bottleneck Solved? How Transporting Alberta’s Solid Bitumen via Rail Compares to Pipelines. University of Calgary CREATE ReDeveLoP Annual Innovation Program, May 4 - 5, 2020, Virtual.