Dr.  Tri Nguyen-QuangPhD

Associate Professor

Email: tri.nguyen-quang@dal.ca
Phone: (902) 893.6711
Mailing Address: 
Department of Engineering
Agricultural Campus
PO Box 550
Truro, NS, B2N 5E3
Research Topics:
  • Water management and monitoring
  • Water quality
  • Probabilistic modeling
  • Applied mathematics
  • Biosystems modeling
  • Bioreactors
  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Optical visualization for fluid flows
  • External bio-fluids


  • Ph.D., (Mech. Eng.), Ecole Polytechnique, University of Montreal 
  • Doctorate, (Biofluid Mech.), Mechanical Institute of Marseille
  • M.Sc., (Soil Struct.), Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble
  • B.Sc., (Eng.), Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble 


Ecological bursts and natural patterns, Cyanobacteria Harmful Algal Blooms, Biosystem Modelling, Life Science Modelling, Water Management and Monitoring, Coastal dynamics and coastal ecosystem evolution, Biofluid mechanics


My teaching and supervising philosophy is simple: the advisor's accessibility, frankness and open mind play key roles. As a instructor or supervisor, I try my best to provide insightful comments, suggest possible tracks to successful solutions or re-orient students in more promising directions.

  • Introduction to Statistics- STAA 2000
  • Applied Linear Algebra - MTHA 3000
  • Agricultural Modelling - MTHA 4000
  • Modelling for Biosystems - AGRI 5770