PhD Candidate

Contact InformationMichael

Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1
Canada

Phone: (519) 888-4567, ext. 37497


Office: E2 4404
Email:  mjlbenoi@uwaterloo.ca

Biographical Information

2014: BASc University of Waterloo

Research Interests

  • Brazing

  • Welding

  • Light Alloys

Thesis Supervisor(s)

  • Mary Wells
  • Carolyn Hansson

Publications

Refereed Journal Articles

  • M. J. Benoit, R. Kaur, M. A. Wells, H. Jin, B. Shalchi-Amirkhiz, S. Winkler. “Sagging resistance of warm formed aluminum brazing sheet”. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, vol. 254, no. 4, pp. 353-360, 2018.             
  • T.W. Wong, A. Hadadzadeh, M. J. Benoit, M. A. Wells. “Impact of homogenization heat treatment on the high temperature deformation behavior of cast AZ31B magnesium alloy”. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, vol 254, no. 4, pp. 238-247, 2018.
  • M. J. Benoit, M. A. Whitney, M. A. Wells, A. Penlidis, S. Corbin, S. Winkler. “Analysis of clad aluminium brazing sheet differential scanning calorimetry data”. International Journal of Experimental Design and Process Optimisation, vol. 5, no. 3, pp 172-189, 2017.
  • M. J. Benoit, M. A. Wells, H. Jin, M. A. Whitney, S. Winkler. “Liquid film migration in warm formed aluminum brazing sheet”. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, vol. 48A, no. 10, pp. 4645-4654, 2017.
  • M. J. Benoit, M. A. Whitney, M. A. Wells, S. Winkler. “Reduction of liquid clad formation due to solid state diffusion in clad brazing sheet”. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B, vol. 47B, no. 6, pp. 3501-3510, 2016.
  • M. J. Benoit, M. A. Whitney, M. A. Wells, S. Winkler. “Effect of temperature and sheet temper on isothermal solidification kinetics in clad aluminum brazing sheet”. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, vol. 47A, no. 9, pp. 4425-4436, 2016.         
Peer Reviewed Conference Articles

  • M. J. Benoit, K. B. Han, M. J. Worswick, M. A. Wells, S. Winkler. “Brazing performance of warm formed automotive heat exchanger components”. 16th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys (ICAA16), Montreal, 2018.

Web Profiles

Researchgate

Affiliation: 
University of Waterloo