519-888-4567 x35683
Location: 
CPH 4344 and CPH 4315
Research Expertise
  • Large-scale linear and integer optimization (interior-point methods, decomposition, column generation)
  • Supply-chain design: logistics, inventory, routing and scheduling
Group(s): 
Software and Data→Logistics, Production Management; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x35214
Location: 
EC4 1013
Research Expertise
  • Modeling and Identification
  • Optimal trajectory generation
  • Precision motion control

Precision Controls Laboratory

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Advanced manufacturing, Precision machining control; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x37536
Location: 
E5 3016
Research Expertise
  • Advanced multi-functional materials
  • Innovative thermo-mechanical processing methods for advanced light alloys
  • Metallic biomaterials
  • Microstructural characterization and modeling of light alloy processing
  • Phase transformations in advanced light alloys
  • Processing, characterization and properties of fine-grained, ultrafine-grained and nanostructured alloys

Centre for Advanced Materials Joining

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Forming, Materials and processing; Structure and Safety→Material characterization, Structural crashworthiness; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x38023
Location: 
E3 4119
Research Expertise
  • Collaborative driving technologies
  • Nonlinear/switching control of multivariable/time varying/multi-agent systems
  • Robust adaptive control
  • Specific designs for mechatronic systems
  • Supervisory control
  • Triangular systems and backstepping control
  • Vehicle stability and control technologies
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Collaborative driving, Vehicle control; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x33694
Location: 
E5 4112
Research Expertise
  • Distributed Embedded Real-Time Systems
  • Real-Time Safety Critical Software

Real-time Embedded Software Group

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Autonomous driving, Mobile security, V2X - Communications; Software and Data→Embedded software; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x33415
Location: 
E6 1110
Research Expertise
  • Conductive polymer blends
  • Design and performance of fuel cell stacks and systems
  • Development and testing of polymeric materials
  • Fuel cell materials testing
  • Fuel cell system reliability and modelling
  • Hydrogen production and distribution
  • Life cycle analysis

University of Waterloo Alternative Fuels Team (UWAFT)

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Batteries, Fuel cells; E to H profiles
519-888-4764 or x84764
Location: 
E5 3017
Research Expertise
  • Alternative fuels
  • Exergy analysis of energy conversion systems
  • In-cylinder combustion diagnostics and engineering
  • Life cycle analysis
  • Thermodynamics of ecosystems
  • Vehicle fleet/power plant/industry emissions impacts (local and regional)
  • Window thermal performance modelling

Unversity of Waterloo Alternative Fuels Team (UWAFT)

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Vehicle control; Powertrain and Emissions→Fuel cells; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x32876
Location: 
EIT 4163
Research Expertise
  • Optimal loss and lossless data compression algorithms
  • Signal processing for digital communications
  • Storage and recognition applications in speech and image coding
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), Mobile security; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x33984
Location: 
E2 2310
Research Expertise
  • Artificial Intelligence, Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
  • Intelligent Paratransit: scheduling, dispatching and simulation
  • Intelligent transportation systems
  • Public transportation, safety and winter road maintenance
  • Shortest path algorithms for in-vehicle route guidance systems
  • Travel time modeling and estimation for advanced traveler information systems

Innovative Transportation System Solutions Lab

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Transportation systems; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x84016
Location: 
EIT 3036
Research Expertise
  • Advanced Hardware Architectures
  • Baseband communication circuits and algorithms
  • Energy-efficient circuits and systems
  • Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI) signal processing
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Telematics, V2X - Communications; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x33539
Location: 
EIT 4014
Research Expertise
  • Embedded Hardware Security
  • Countermeasures for Hardware Hacking, including techniques for resistance to side channel analysis, reverse engineering, fault injection attacks
  • Protection of Keys, Secure Boot
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Mobile security; Software and Data→Embedded software; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 ext38560
Location: 
E5 3036
Research Expertise
  • Friction stir welding and processing, roll bonding, overlay welding
  • Materials characterization of light alloys, steels, and metal matrix composites using quantitative electron microscopy
  • Physical metallurgy of welded components

Centre for Advanced Materials Joining (CAMJ)

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Materials and processing; Structure and Safety→Material characterization; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x33339
Location: 
E5 3048
Research Expertise
  • Moving Boundary Analysis of Cracks and Notches
  • Multiaxial Elasto-Plastic and Creep Stress-Strain Analysis Near Notches Under Monotonic and Cyclic Loading
  • Weight Functions and Structural Modeling for Stress Intensity Factors

Centre for Advanced Materials Joining (CAMJ)

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Forming; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x31383
Location: 
CPH 4350
Research Expertise
  • Data analysis of vehicle usage, through WeBike Project.
  • Data mining and management.

Data Systems Group

Information Systems and Science for Energy

Group(s): 
Software and Data→Data management, Data mining and analytics; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x35650
Location: 
EIT 4158
Research Expertise
  • Cryptographic primitives
  • Multimedia communication security
  • Network and ad hoc network security
  • Sequence design for wireless Code Division Mutilpe Access (CDMA) communications

Communications Security Lab

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Mobile security, V2X - Communications; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x33489
Location: 
EV1 215
Research Expertise
  • Development of actuator-quality Nickel-Titanium (NiTi) sintering methods from Nickel (Ni) and Titanium (Ti) powders
  • Modelling and control of actuators made from smart materials, specifically NiTi shape memory alloys
  • Smart materials and their application to actuation
Group(s): 
E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x35362
Location: 
HH 247
Research Expertise
  • Speech recognition applications for advanced smartphone devices
  • Voice interface design
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Telematics; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x32630
Location: 
E2 2307
Research Expertise
  • Design and evaluation of intelligent transportation system components
  • Development and application of simulation tools
  • Environmental impacts of transportation policies
  • Safety
  • Traffic demand management

Waterloo Public Transportation Initiative (WPTI)

Waterloo Transportation Research for Improving Proformance & Safety (WATTRIPS)

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Transportation systems; E to H profiles
519-888-4648 or x84648
Location: 
E3 4109
Research Expertise
  • Dynamics and Control of Structures
  • Non linear structural dynamics
  • Micropolar materials modeling
  • Composite materials
Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Component structures; Structure and Safety→Material characterization; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x30452
Location: 
ERC 2003
Research Expertise
  • Multiphysics simulations
  • Turbulent simulations (LES, DNS)
  • High-speed aerothermodynamics
  • Trans-/Supercritical combustion 
  • Turbulence modelling in two-phase flow
  • High-pressure fuel injector systems
  • Low-order modelling of fluid systems
Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Flow analysis; Software and Data→Modelling and design; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x32830
Location: 
DWE 2518B
Research Expertise
  • Conflict resolution
  • Multiple objective decision making
  • Systems management
  • Time series analysis techniques

Conflict Analysis Group

Group(s): 
Software and Data→Logistics, Production Management; E to H profiles
Research Expertise
  • Development of decision support tools for time-critical decision making
  • Human-machine interfaces
  • System design impacts on decision making, safety, and performance

The Humans in Complex Systems Lab

The Centre for Bioengineering and Biotechnology

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Telematics; E to H profiles
519-888-4567 x32452
Location: 
EIT 4161
Research Expertise
  • Broadband wired and wireless communication networks
  • Coded video multicasting, Medium Access Control (MAC) layer scheduling and performance analysis
  • Cross-layer design in Institute of Electrical and  Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 802.16 networks
  • Integration of fiber and wireless communication systems (FiWi)
  • Relay placement on cooperative communications and survivable routing for high availability design
  • Secure and privacy-preserving vehicular communications
  • Wireless network security
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Mobile security, V2X - Communications; E to H profiles
519-888-4508 or x84508
Location: 
E5 3027
Research Expertise
  • Arc Acoustics in Gas Metal Arc (GMA) welding
  • Automatic end-of-arm and tool-centre-point calibration
  • Autonomous Navigation Using Artificial Neural Networks
  • Dynamic Seam Tracking for Robotic Welding
  • Neuro-Musculo-Skeletal Modelling of Human Locomotion
  • Walking Wobot Welder

Centre for Advanced Materials Joining

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Autonomous driving, Collaborative driving; Lightweighting and Fabrication→Joining; E to H profiles