Reghan J. Hill’s research group

Reghan J. Hill

Associate Professor


Canada Research Chair in Colloids for Advanced Materials (2002-2012)

B.E. Chemical & Materials Engineering, University of Auckland

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Cornell University

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Chemical Engineering, Princeton University


Room 4280 Wong Building

Department of Chemical Engineering

McGill University

3610 University Street

Montreal, Quebec

H3A 0C5



Tel.: 514.398.6897

Fax: 514.398.6678

E-mail: reghandothillatmcgilldotca


Research areas:


Micro-hydrodynamic and electrokinetic phenomena; polymer-inorganic nano-composites; hydrogel nano-composites; rheology; nano-particle gel electrophoresis; electrophoresis soft nano-particulates; electrical micro-rheology of hydrogels and hydrogel nano-composites; electro-acoustic and dielectric spectroscopy; nonlinear hydrodynamics in porous media; computational fluid dynamics and lattice-Boltzmann simulation


Peer reviewer for >60 leading engineering and scientific journals.


Teaching experience:


CHEE 631 Foundations of Fluid Mechanics

CHEE 621 Thermodynamics

CHEE 611 Heat & Mass Transfer

CHEE 585 Foundations of Soft Matter

CHEE 455 Process Control

CHEE 314 Fluid Mechanics

CHEE 204 Chemical Manufacturing Processes