Ali Reza Shahvaran

Masters Student

Ali Reza Shahvaran 

I joined the Earth Sciences (Water) program in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Waterloo and ReSEC Lab at Wilfrid Laurier University in September 2021. My current thesis is a part of the GWF Urban project. It focuses on studying the retrieval algorithm of Cladophora and Chl-a concentration using remote sensing data to calibrate the developed algal growth model of western Lake Ontario.


I hold an MSc in Environmental Engineering from Iran University of Science and Technology as well as a BSc in Civil Engineering. 


Supervisor (s): 

  • Philippe Van Cappellen 

  • Homa Kheyrollah Pour