Omid Tamanna

work experience

Omid is an experienced civil Engineer. After graduating in 1990, he has worked on many projects in various roles, from designer on residential building construction, to project manager on heavy civil projects all the way to senior chief engineer at international NGO’s. Omid has always had a passion for research, and so has always maintained close contact with academic institutions and professional societies. Combined with his knowledge of building science and architectural acoustics, Omid’s experience in structural design, construction methods and building materials have been a great asset for developing research strategies, for planning and delivering projects, and for guiding graduate students in their research and dissertations. His current work at BCIT as research analyst includes ongoing research, graduate acoustics and building science projects, industry contribution through academic publications, ASTM and ISO standard field and laboratory test operations, sustainable projects on-campus, and infrastructural development.


Master of Engineering MEng. Building Science - British Columbia Institute of Technology. B.Sc Civil Engineering - The University of Tabriz


Research Area: - Architectural Acoustics - Building Science - Civil Engineering - Green Roofs - Building materials - Energy Modeling and sustainable design


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