Ian Knack, Ph.D., EIT
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Ian Knack, Ph.D., EIT
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Clarkson University
Box 5710
Potsdam, NY 13699-5710
Phone: (315) 268-4446
Email: iknack @ clarkson.edu
Office: Rowley 102

Clarkson University
Clarkson Univeristy
CEE Department
School of Engineering

Research Interests
Sediment Transport Processes under Surface Ice
Winter Fish Habitat Analyses
River Ice Breakup Dynamics
Stream Dynamics and Riparian Systems

Course Instruction
CE 330 - Water Resources Engineering I (Fall 2014)
CE 491 - Senior Design - Stream Restoratin Design (Spring 2013, 2014, 2015)
ES 222 - Strength of Materials (Spring 2011,Spring 2012)
CE 212 - Introduction to Civil Engineering Design (Fall 2012)
ES 220 - Statics (Summers 2009, 2010, and 2011)
CE 301 - Geospatial Analysis and Applications (Falls 2008 and 2009)

Teaching Interests
River Hydraulics, Cold Regions Hydraulics, Sediment Transport, Stream Dynamics

Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Clarkson University, Dec 2011
Knack (2011) "Mathematical Modeling of River Dynamics with Thermal-Ice-Sediment Processes", Ph.D. Dissertation, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY