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Upcoming Student Defences

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Past Student Defences

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Date Title Student Program Supervisor
2017/02/14 Sustainable branding and packaging design for organic fair trade tea manufacture in China Yuting Liu MEDes Prof. Barry Wylant
2017/01/26 Spatial Design for Healthy and Effective EMW Propagation Serhan Hakgudener PhD Dr. Thomas Keenan
2016/12/16 Water-Energy-Food-Climate Change Nexus in the Arab Cities: The Case of Amman City, Jordan Maha Al-Zu'bi PhD Dr. Noel Keough
2016/11/30 Factors Affecting Success in International Community-Based Conservation Initiatives Jo-Chun Lin MEDes Dr. Mary-Ellen Tyler
2016/11/29 Accounting for Human Health and Ecosystems Quality in Developing Sustainable Energy Products: The Implications of Wood Biomass-based Electricity Strategies to Climate Change Mitigation Yemane Weldu PhD Dr. Getachew Assefa
2016/11/28 A Spatial Approach to Biodiversity Planning in the Calgary Region Lynette Hiebert MEDes Dr. Mary-Ellen Tyler
2016/04/22 Canada's Strategic Capacity for Sustainable Management of Military Lands Delaney Boyd PhD Dr. Cormack Gates
2016/04/21 Forms of Capital in the Process of School Ground Greening Kathleen Miho Lowan-Trudeau MEDes Dr. Noel Keough
2016/04/12 Land-based Practice for Indigenous Health and Wellness in Yukon, Nunavut, and the Northwest Territories Jennifer Redvers MEDes Dr. Mary-Ellen Tyler
2016/03/18 A Reflexive Legal Framework for Bridging Organizations in Regional Environmental Governance and Management Judy Stewart PhD Dr. Mary-Ellen Tyler
2016/03/04 Applying the Graph Model for Conflict Resolution to the Northern Gateway Pipeline Conflict Mark Szabo PhD Dr. Thomas Keenan
2015/12/10 A Socio-Technical Approach to Designing a Visual Analytics Decision Support Tool for Wind Farm Placement Planning in Alberta Ogheneovo Samuel Adagha PhD Dr. Richard Levy, co-supervisor Dr. Sheelagh Carpendale
2015/11/27 An Exploration of how Energy-Related Ecosystem Services Provided by Extensive Green Roofs in Alberta may be Quantified Using Life Cycle Assessment Tools Fikile Mtshiya MEDes Dr. Getachew Assefa
2015/08/27 Factors Influencing Seasonal Migrations of Pronghorn Across the Northern Sagebrush Steppe Andrew Jakes PhD Dr. Cormack Gates
2015/08/17 Augmented Experiences: What can mobile augmented reality offer museums and historic sites? Rozhen Mohammed-Amin PhD Tang Gim Lee
2015/05/19 Big Box Retail Development: Examining Complications, Understanding Trends, and Introducing Holistic Strategies to Minimize the Impacts on Communities Shirin Radmehr MEDes Dr. Brian Sinclair
2015/04/22 Optimizing Creatively in Multi-Objective Optimization Yassin Salah El-Din Ashour MEDes Dr Branko R Kolarevic
2015/04/14 Capturing the Invisible: Dematerialization and Sound Reproduction Technology John Greg Ball MEDes Barry Wylant
2015/04/13 Preferences for Urban Form: How Density Perceptions, Lifestyle and Urban Form Affect the Acceptance of Increased Density in Neighbourhood Redevelopment Ryan A. Meier MEDes Dr. Mark W. Lindquist
2015/04/02 Enhancing Green Building Performance: a Human Experiential Approach Osama Mansour PhD Mr. Tang Lee
2015/02/17 Fast Food and Presumptive Heart Attacks in Calgary, Canada Barbara Anne Dupuis MEDes Dr. Beverly Sandalack
2014/12/12 Urban Coyote Dynamic Connectivity: Walking the Line Between Structure and Function Karina Lamy MEDes Dr. Alessandro Massolo
2014/11/20 Community Development Through Tourism: Identifying Communities for Implementing a Community Visitor Management System Alexandro Dupuis MEDes Dr. Noel Keough
2014/09/29 The CAA: Contingent Histories of a Distributed Institution Jason McMullen MArch Marc Boutin
2014/09/26 Design Media Design Carolina Lopez Chinchilla MEDes Barry Wylant