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Dr Steve Rees

Dr Steve Rees

Lecturer - Teaching and Research

School of Engineering

Email
reess@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 5760
Campuses
Room S/3.18b, Queen's Buildings - South Building, 5 The Parade, Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 3AA

Geotechnical research funded by EPSRC, EU and industry.  Main areas of interest are; unsaturated soils, heat and moisture migration, vegetation, ground heat transfer (energy efficient buildings).Architectural, Civil & Environmental Engineering
Energy and Environment


MSc Tutor, Deputy Director of Studies (Civil Eng.), Served as: Chair of ICE-Wales Ground Engineering Group, and Advisory Panel member for Geotechnical Engineering (ICE-Journal); Recipient of RAE International Travel Grant (2006 and 2009). Dr Rees has served as a reviewer for several international journals including, Geotechnique, Building and Environment, Building Services Engineering and Technology, Urban Forestry and Urban Greening etc. He has also served as external examiner for PhDs (e.g. Open University, Queen University Belfast). He has been principal or co-investigator on EPSRC(SERC), EU(CEC) and industrially sponsored research.

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Contracts

TitlePeopleSponsorValueDuration
33rd International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research Biennial Congress, Vancouver CARees SWRoyal Academy of Engineering70009/08/2009 - 14/08/2009

Supervised Students

TitleStudentStatusDegree
EFFECTS OF WET-DRY AND FREEZE-THAW CYCLES ON ENGINEERING BEHAVIOUR OF COMPACTED SOILSMOBAREK Hassanein Jawad MortadaCurrentPhD
THERMO-HYDRO-MECHANICAL BEHAVIOUR OF UNSATURATED SOIL: AN EXPERIMENTAL STUDYFOLLY Jonathan Peter WilliamGraduatePhD
An Investigation Of Inter-Seasonal Near-Surface Ground Heat Transfer And StorageMUNOZ CRIOLLO Jose JavierGraduatePhD
Modelling Geoenvironmental Processes in a Changing ClimateSHANG KaiCurrentPhD
The Properties of Crimped Fibre-reinforced Soils and their Use in the Provision of Grass Surfaced RoadsJONES Martyn JeremyGraduatePhD
The Influence of Vegetation Induced Moisture Transfer on Unsaturated SoilsALI NazrialiGraduatePhD
Planning for Future Reprocessing and Manufacturing Requirements for Waste in WalesLAWLOR SineadGraduatePhD
Velocity Field And Transverse Dispersion In Vegetation FlowsSHARIL SurayaGraduatePhD