Louis Poirier

 

Roles and responsibilities

I am a Researcher with the Ice Engineering Team within the Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering Research Centre.

Current research and/or projects

Environmental Monitoring and Ice Forces on the Nanisivik Wharf

Model Scale Testing of Ice Forces on Bridges

Beaufort Sea Engineering Database

Ice Load Monitoring System on the Confederation Bridge

Education

PhD Physics Univeristy of Calgary 2011

MSc Physics University of Calgary 2006

BSc Spécialisation en Physique Université de Moncton 2003

Professional activities/interests

Professional Physicist (P.Phys.) 2010-present

Member of the Diversity Consultation Committee at the NRC, 2014-2017

Affiliations

Canadian Association of Physicists, 2004-present

Awards

Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers, 2016

Previous work experience

Sessional Professor, University of Ottawa, Department of Physics, 2012

Teaching Assistant, Univeristy of Calgary, Department of Physics and Astronomy, 2003-2010

Louis Poirier

Louis Poirier

RCO, Cold Regions Technologies
Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering
1200 Montreal Road
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0R6
Preferred language: English
Other(s): French
Telephone: 613-993-6834

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Expertise

Sciences, Engineering, Cold Region Engineering, Physics, Scientific research, Physical sciences