519-888-4567 x33041
Location: 
E5 4016
Research Expertise
  • Cryptography and data security
  • High speed communication networks
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Vehicle to Everything Communications (V2X); A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x33365
Location: 
CPH 4321
Research Expertise
  • Hub location and hub network design
  • Reverse logistics network design
  • Location Analysis
  • Network Design
Group(s): 
Software and Data→Logistics, Supply Chain Management; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x34871
Location: 
DC 2337
Research Expertise
  • Analysis of software requirements and specifications with computer-aided tools and techniques
  • Configurable model-driven development (MDD)
  • Practitioner-friendly specification and design notations that have precise semantics suitable for automated analysis
  • Software modeling, model checking, documentation, and analysis

Waterloo Formal Methods Research Group

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Vehicle Control; Software and Data→Embedded Software, Hazard and Safety Analysis; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x38797
Location: 
DWE 2513C
Research Expertise
  • Modeling, model reduction methods, simulation, sensitivity analysis techniques, design and optimal control of advanced vehicle components and systems
  • Novel model-based design tools for automotive systems
  • Optimization of power management strategies for hybrid vehicles
  • Speed trajectory control for fuel optimal driving

Smart Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Systems Lab (SHEVS)

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions Control, Powertrain Systems, Power Electronics; Software and Data→Multi-disciplinary Optimization; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x36754
Location: 
E5 5116
Research Expertise
  • Biologically inspired intelligent systems
  • Human Computer Interaction (HCI)/Human Machine Interface (HMI) systems
  • Hybrid systems
  • Intelligent embedded systems
  • Sensory systems design

Centre for Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (CPAMI)

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), Telematics, Vehicle to Everything Communications (V2X); Powertrain and Emissions→Sensors; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x32178
Location: 
E3 3134B
Research Expertise
  • 5-Axis numerically controlled machining
  • Automated polishing
  • Complex curve machining methods: Principle Axis Method (PAM) and Multi-Point Method (MPM)
  • Design of Numerical Control (NC) machines and controllers
  • Efficient tool path planning
  • Flank milling
  • Gouge detection and avoidance mechanisms
  • Machined surface evaluation
  • Surface finish estimation

5-Axis Surface Machining Lab

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Advanced Manufacturing, Precision Machining; A to D profiles
519-888-4013 or x84013
Location: 
CPH 4356
Research Expertise
  • Applied operations research
  • Logistics/Inventory management
  • Modes of transport and transportation systems

Waterloo Management of Integrated Manufacturing Systems (WATMIMS)

Group(s): 
Software and Data→Logistics, Production Management; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x37017
Location: 
E5 4026
Research Expertise
  • Advanced signal processing algorithms for wireless communication
  • Cognitive and software defined radios (CR and SDR)
  • Design of high power and spectrum efficient linear radio frequency amplifiers
  • Hybrid Radio Frequency and Digital Signal Processing (RF/DSP) design of wireless communication transmitters
  • Microwave and millimeter-wave circuits and systems design
  • Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) transceiver schemes
  • Nonlinear and linear radio frequency (RF) circuits and systems characterization and behavioural modeling
  • Power amplifier and transmitter linearization techniques (Baseband and RF Digital Predistortion, Feed-forward)
  • RF integrated circuits (CMOS)

Emerging Radio Systems Group (EmRG)

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Mobile Security, Vehicle to Everything Communications (V2X); A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x33903
Location: 
EC4 2121
Contact for: 
Lab phone: +1 (519) 888-4904
Research Expertise
  • Cognitive work analysis
  • Ecological interface design
  • Graphical interface design and visualization

Advanced Interface Design Lab

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), Human Machine Interface (HMI); A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x37080
Location: 
BMH 3122
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS); Structure and Safety→Occupant Protection, Structural Crashworthiness; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 ext 35355
Location: 
Environmental and Information Technology (EIT) 4168
Research Expertise
  • Battery charging systems
  • Network/distributed and web-based programming applications in power systems
  • Nonlinear systems theory and its applications to electricity markets
  • Optimal power management in competitive electricity markets
  • Smart charging systems

Power and Energy Systems Group

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Batteries, Fuel cells; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x37538 or x33439
Location: 
EV3 3308, NH 2219
Research expertise
  • Application of geographic information systems (GIS) to urban area analysis
  • Design and operation of public transportation systems, highway systems, and facilities for non-motorized modes of transport
  • Development and implementation of utility-based multi-modal travel forecasting models
  • Transportation and land use impacts
  • Urban transportation systems

Waterloo Public Transportation Initiative

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), Vehicle to Everything Communications (V2X); A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x35586
Location: 
QNC 4622
Research Expertise
  • Biomaterials design
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Colloid and surface science
  • Drug and gene delivery
  • Interfacial Engineering
  • Nanomedicine
  • Nanotechnology
  • Polymer and biopolymer synthesis

Biomedical Engineering and Engery Storage Group

Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Composites and Polymers; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x38664
Location: 
E6 2006
Research Expertise
  • Advanced nanostructured conductive polymers
  • Nanocomposite membranes for fuel cell and water purification
  • Nanostructured fuel cell catalysts
  • Synthesis, functionalization and fabrication of nanostructured materials
  • Zeolite nanoparticles and membranes

Applied Nanomaterials & Clean Energy Laboratory

Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN)

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Batteries, Fuel cells; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x33310
Location: 
E6 4004
Research Expertise
  • Biofuel production – including biohydrogen, biodiesel, and biobutanol
  • Biomanufacturing
  • Bioprocessing technologies
  • Recombinant protein production

Biomanufacturing Lab

Center for Bioengineering & Biotechnology (CBB)

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions Control; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x32604
Location: 
EC4 2039
Research Expertise
  • Computer vision
  • Design and development of automated interpretation algorithms
  • Digital image processing
  • Pattern recognition

Vision and Image Processing (VIP) Lab

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Telematics; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x32295
Location: 
E6 3036
Research Expertise
  • Emissions control using CO2 abatement technologies
  • Hydrogen production
  • Solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) simulation and modeling
Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions Control, Fuel cells; A to D profiles
519-888-4586
Location: 
E7 7324
Research Expertise
  • Characterization and modeling of contacting interfaces and thermal interface materials
  • Development of compact analytical and empirical models at micro- and nano-scales
  • Development of thermally enhanced greases
  • Entropy generation minimization in electronic systems
  • Experimental and analytical modeling of nano-fluids
  • Micro-scale refrigeration
  • Microelectronics cooling
  • Modeling and development of thermoelectric devices
  • Natural and forced convection cooling
  • Surface roughness in micro-tubes
  • Thermal characterization of metal foams
  • Thermal contact resistance in polymeric interfaces
  • Thermal management of integrated nano-devices and thermal/electric energy conversion

Microelectronics Heat Transfer Laboratory (MHTLab)

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS); Lightweighting and Fabrication→Component Structures; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x40249
Location: 
E7 5428
Research Expertise
  • Embedded systems and software
  • Generative programming and model-based software development
  • Software design
  • Software system families and product lines

Waterloo Intelligent Systems Engineering Lab (WISE Lab)

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Automated Driving, Vehicle to Everything Communications (V2X); Software and Data→Embedded Software, Multi-disciplinary Optimization; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x37261
Location: 
EIT 3109
Research Expertise
  • Coding Theory
  • Cross-layer optimization
  • Multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) and space-time communications
  • Multiuser detection
  • Wireless communications
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Mobile Security, Vehicle to Everything Communications (V2X); A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x37871
Location: 
E3 2133J
Research Expertise
  • Combustion diagnostics and nanoparticle metrology
  • Gas/surface scattering
  • Inverse analysis and optimal design of heat transfer systems
  • Molecular gas dynamics
  • Thermal radiation heat transfer

Inverse Problems in Combustion and Heat Transfer

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Casting, Forming, Materials and Processing; Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions Control; Structure and Safety→Structural Crashworthiness; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x35321
Location: 
DC 2335
Research Expertise
  • Development of automated and interactive formal methods tools
  • Formal methods of system analysis
  • Hardware verification
  • Requirements specification and analysis
  • Software Engineering
  • System safety

Waterloo Formal Methods (WatForm) 

Software Engineering Lab

Group(s): 
Software and Data→Embedded Software, Hazard and Safety Analysis; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 ext 36094
Location: 
ERC 2026
Research Expertise
  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Turbulent combustion modelling
  • Emissions
  • Auto-ignition
  • Spray/mixing

Turbulent Combustion Modelling Group

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Combustion Analysis, Emissions Control, Flow Analysis; A to D profiles
519-888-4567 x31306
Location: 
E6 3016
Research Expertise
  • Hydrodynamics of Complex Fluids and Multiphase Flows​
  • Computational Methods in Engineering
  • Topological optimization of structural analysis
Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Advanced Manufacturing; Powertrain and Emissions→Flow Analysis; A to D profiles