MASc Student

Affiliations

Centre for Advanced Materials Joining
Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering
University of Waterloo

Contact Information

Phone: (519)-888-4567, ext. 35625
Office: E3-3110
Email: ppenner@uwaterloo.ca

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

Biographical Information

Master's in Welding Technology and Equipment, Mechanical Engineering, 2010, Zaporizhya National Technical University

Bachelor's in Welding Technology and Equipment, Mechanical Engineering, 2009, Zaporizhya National Technical University

Research Projects

Research Interests

  • Resistance spot welding of magnesium alloys
  • Resistance spot welding of unequal thickness specimens
  • Resistance spot welding of magnesium to aluminum

Selected Publications

  • P. Penner, L. Liu, A. Gerlich and Y. Zhou, “Effects of Au coated Ni interlayer on dissimilar resistance spot welding of Al to Mg”, Proc. Sheet Metal Welding Conf. XV, Livonia, MI, USA, October 2012, AWS (DetroitSection), 4–4.
  • P. Penner, L. Liu, A. Gerlich, Y. Zhou, “Feasibility Study of Resistance Spot Welding of Dissimilar Al/Mg Combinations with Ni-based Interlayers”, Sci. Technol. Weld. Join., 18(), 2013
  • R. Kulikovski, P. Penner, “Investigations of Friction Stir Welds of Titanium alloy BT3-1”, Proc. of Welding Manufacturing in Engineering Industry Conference, October 05-08, 2010, Kramatorsk, Ukraine, pp.86-88.

Thesis Supervisor(s)

  • Professor A. P. Gerlich
  • Professor Y. Norman Zhou
Affiliation: 
University of Waterloo