Adeyemi Adesina

Roles and responsibilities

  • Supporting the goals of NRC and the Construction Research Centre through research of international calibre.
  • Developing and applying advanced technologies related to cementitious materials.
  • Providing support for on-going and developing projects, including the development of proposals for new research initiatives, project management, and providing services to NRC clients
  • Developing and deploying low carbon materials and improving the climate resiliency of concrete infrastructures.


Current research and/or projects

  • Development of low-carbon materials and processes for construction applications
  • Material engineering and optimization
  • Utilization of large industrial wastes in construction materials
  • Material evaluation and characterization
  • Life cycle assessment of construction materials and processes

Research and/or project statements

Improvement of materials' sustainability, performance and economic benefits through material engineering and optimization


  • PhD, Civil Engineering - University of Windsor
  • MASc, Civil Engineering - Concordia University
  • BEng (Hons), Civil Engineering - University of Ilorin


Adjunct Professor - University of Windsor

Associate Editor - Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering

Technical Committe Member - American Concrete Institute: 301

Technical Committe Member - ASTM International: C01, C19, C12 and C17

Technical Committe Member - RILEM: TC283-CAM, TC291-AMC, TC299-TES and TC294-MPA




  • Project Management Professional
  • LEED Green Associate

Key publications

Adeyemi Adesina

Adeyemi Adesina

Assistant Research Officer
1200 Montreal Road
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0R6
Preferred language: English
Telephone: 613-991-2612


Materials, Composites, Concrete, Eco-responsible Materials, Engineered materials, Sciences, Engineering, Material processing