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Husham Almansour
Adjunct Professor



Dr. Husham Almansour, Ph.D., P.Eng. is a Senior Research Officer in the Civil Engineering Infrastructure unit of the NRC-Construction Research Centre, National Research Council Canada and Adjunct professor in the area of Structural Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, the University of Ottawa. Dr. Almansour expertise is in the area of structural mechanics with focus on the performance, protection and rehabilitation of aging structures and infrastructure against extreme loads and the area of innovative structural systems using advanced materials.

He is now leading NRC research team in the area of climate resilience of bridge infrastructure and the area of innovative high performance structural systems using advanced materials. Dr. Almansour is a member of NRC-NBC Part 4, CSA committees S6 (Canadian Bridge Design Code), S 850 (Design and assessment of buildings subjected to blast loads), TAC Structure Standing Committee, and CSCE committee on Education and Research.

Research interests

  • Structural Engineering
  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Blast Engineering