Ebrahim Mousavi. M.Sc., EIT

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R&D Project Assistant

I am an Environmental Engineer by training with specialization in Water and Wastewater Treatment, with additional knowledge and expertise in the areas of nutrient recovery, environmental nanotechnology, environmental sustainability as well as process modeling and numerical simulation. I am presently serving as an R&D Project Assistant at Agriculture and Agri-food Canada (AAFC). At AAFC I am responsible for consulting and assisting environmental scientists and professionals in designing and developing waste management techniques which serve to provide a sustainable solution for the valorization of livestock and agri-food wastes and produce green energy and  environmentally friendly products.

Current research and/or projects

  • Development and Optimization of a Nutrient Recovery post-treatment system via Struvite precipitation for anaerobic digester

  • Integrated anaerobic digestion and Micro-algae production

Education and awards

Master’s Degree in Environmental Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, QC

  • Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Engage grant to carry out an institute-industry collaborative research work with McGill and Agriculture and Agri-foods Canada ( Dec 2018)
  • Concordia University Conference and Exposition Award (Mar 2017)
  • Campaign for Concordia Graduate Award (Jun 2016)
  • Graduate Student Support Program (2015)
  • Graduate Research Assistantship (2015)

Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Iran

Research facility

2000 College Street
Sherbrooke, QC J1M 1Z3


  • EIT (Engineer in Training), 2018 - Present

Professional Engineers Ontario



Other languages

French, Farsi