Our People - N to S profiles

519-888-4567 ext 35313
Location: 
EIT 4174
Research Expertise
  • Energy-cost modelling of wireless applications
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems
  • Low power software and communication protocols
  • Mobile and ad hoc networks
  • Mobile communication and computing
  • Optical networks
  • Testing communication protocols
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→V2X - Communications; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x38081
Location: 
E2 2325
Research Expertise
  • Modal Analysis
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Structural Identification and Control
  • Vibration based Signal Processing

The Structural Dynamics, Control & Identification Group

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Transportation systems; Structure and Safety→Noise, Vibration, Harshness (NVH), Structural crashworthiness; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x32734
Location: 
Earth Sciences and Chemistry (ESC) 130A
Research Expertise
  • Design and analysis of advanced materials for rechargeable lithium-ion batteries
  • Development of new materials for enhanced energy storage and conversion
  • Hydrogen Storage and Fuel Cell Catalyst Materials
  • Mesoporous metal oxides
  • Solid state electrochemistry of metal oxides, metal phosphates and pnictides

NAZAR Group

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Batteries, Fuel cells; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x33979
Location: 
DWE 2523
Research Expertise
  • Catalyst development for hydrocarbon processing
  • Catalytic distillation
  • Heavy oil and emulsion upgrading
  • Production of ultra low Sulphur gasoline and diesel fuel
  • Production of value added products from waste plastics

Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology 

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions control; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x37786
Location: 
E3 4115
Research Expertise
  • Micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) and Nano-electro-mechanical systems (NEMS) sensors for operation in harsh environments
  • MEMS/NEMS processing, packaging and microassembly
  • Micropower generation
  • Micro-opto-electro-mechanical systems (MOEMS) and adaptive optics
  • Physical MEMS/NEMS sensors and devices
  • Self-contained integrated microsystems

Sensors and Integrated MicroSystems Laboratory (SIMSLAB)

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Sensors; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x37716
Location: 
MC 6419
Research Expertise
  • Computational solid mechanics using the finite element method
  • Failure analysis and cohesive fracture of polymeric and glassy materials and polymer-based composites
  • Finite elasticity and viscoelasticity
  • Multi-scale modeling of asphalt, concrete and polymer based composites
Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Component structures; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x36634
Location: 
E6 5004
Research Expertise
  • Design, mathematical modelling and computer simulation of polymer reactors
  • Emulsion/solution/suspension polymerization
  • On-line sensor development for polymer and latex characterization
  • Optimization and computer control
  • Polymer research and engineering
  • Polymerization kinetics

Institute for Polymer Research

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Composites and polymers; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x38722
Location: 
ERC 3007
Research Expertise
  • Biological Fluid Dynamics
  • Energy Harvesting
  • Fluid/Structure Interaction
  • Optical Diagnostic Methods for Fluid Mechanics
  • Vortex Dynamics
Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Flow analysis; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x32542
Location: 
E6 2014
Research Expertise
  • Electrochemical Engineering
  • Electrochemical techniques for fabrication of nanostructures
  • Leaching, adsorption and ion exchange processes
  • Metal and alloy electrodeposition
  • Proton exchange membrane fuel cell (PEMFC) and Solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) experimentation and modelling
  • Process Modelling
  • Simulation and optimization of oriented strand board manufacturing
Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Fuel cells; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x37460
Location: 
EIT 4154
Research Expertise
  • Biomedical Applications of electromagnetics
  • Electromagnetic compatibility and interference
  • Electromagnetic propagation mechanisms
  • Electronic packaging
  • Material measurements
  • Photonics
  • Radiating systems, theoretical and computational electromagnetics
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→V2X - Communications; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x30134
Location: 
EC1 1327
Research Expertise
  • Rhetorical and Semiotic analysis of user interfaces
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), Collaborative driving; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x32702
Location: 
DWE 2535C
Research Expertise
  • Advanced rubber materials
  • Chemical modification of polymers
  • Development of catalytic systems
  • Environmental and pollution control
  • Green catalytic processes
  • Reactive polymers
Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Composites and polymers; N to S profiles
519-888-4510 or x84510
Location: 
EIT 4008
Research Expertise
  • Broadband networks: Internet protocol (IP), Asynchronous transfer mode (ATM), and Multiprotocol label switching (MPLS)
  • Cellular networks: cross-layer integration, resource management, mobility and power management, opportunistic scheduling
  • Multimedia applications: Content delivery network (CDN), peer-to-peer, and location-based services
  • Network security: Distributed denial of services (DDOS), traffic monitoring
  • Traffic engineering: quality of service, game theory and pricing, dynamic provisioning, network design, routing, congestion control, scheduling
  • Wireless networks: sensors and Wireless local area networks (WLANs)
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Mobile security, V2X - Communications; Powertrain and Emissions→Sensors; Software and Data→Hazard and safety analysis; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x32631
Location: 
E2 2308
Research Expertise
  • Driver fatigue and accident severity
  • Risk uncertainty
  • Road accident prediction and analysis
  • Transportation of dangerous goods
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS); N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x32822
Location: 
E5 4029
Research Expertise
  • Complex propogation and scattering phenomena
  • Computational electromagnetics and photonics
  • Devices and novel electromagnetic materials
  • Guided-wave and free space optical systems and components
  • Intelligent Navigation Systems
  • Microwave and millimeter wave planar circuits and antenna systems
  • Microwave high temperature superconductor (HTSC) thin film technology
  • Radio frequency (RF)/microwave packaging and Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)/Electromagnetic interface (EMI) analyses
  • RF/microwave/millimeter wave/Terahertz (THz) systems
  • Vehicle wireless communications and safety systems

Centre for Intelligent Antenna and Radio Systems

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Mobile security, V2X - Communications; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x32226
Location: 
CPH 4352
Research Expertise
  • Behavioural & organizational aspects of information systems and management of technology
Group(s): 
Software and Data→Logistics, Production Management; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 ext 33757
Location: 
EIT 3106
Research Expertise
  • Distribution system automation and load management
  • Distribution system performance analysis
  • Distribution system planning
  • Energy Systems
  • Grounding system analysis
  • Power quality analysis
  • Power system asset management and monitoring
  • Reactive power control

Power and energy systems group

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Power electronics; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x38531
Location: 
E5 3046
Research Expertise
  • Continuum modeling, vibration analysis and modal testing
  • Smart materials
  • Wave propagation in composite materials
Group(s): 
Structure and Safety→Noise, Vibration, Harshness (NVH); N to S profiles
519-888-4567 ext 32863
Location: 
E3 3142
Research Expertise
  • Amorphous and nanocrystalline silicon electronics on flexible substrates
  • Amorphous and nanocrystalline silicon, silicon nitride/oxide thin film deposition at low temperatures
  • Thin film material and process technologies for optical and X-ray sensors and thin film transistors for large area digital imaging of X-ray and optical signals
  • Thin film moisture barriers for organic electronics
  • Thin film silicon solar cells on flexible substrates
Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Batteries; N to S profiles
519-888-4580 or x84580
Location: 
CPH 3678
Research Expertise
  • All-Speed Flow Prediction Methods
  • Control-Volume-Based Finite Element Methods
  • Machine Vision
  • Phase-Change Energy Transport. Equation Solving for Physical Problems
Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Component structures; N to S profiles
519-498-5173
Research Expertise
  • RF/microwave/millimeter wave/Terahertz (THz) circuits and antenna systems
  • Radio frequency (RF)/microwave packaging and Electromagnetic compatibility 
  • (EMC)/Electromagnetic interface (EMI) analyses
  • Vehicle and UAV wireless communications, navigation systems, and telematics systems
  • Bio-wearable electronics and systems
  • Energy harvesting systems
  • Complex propagation and scattering phenomena
  • Devices and novel electromagnetic materials and wireless sensors

Centre for Intelligent Antenna and Radio Systems (CIARS)

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Telematics, V2X - Communications; Powertrain and Emissions→Sensors; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x32691
Location: 
EIT 4155
Research Expertise
  • Radio resource and mobility management
  • Voice over mobile Internet protocol (IP)
  • Wireless ad hoc and sensor networks
  • Wireless network security
  • Wireless/Internet interworking
  • Wireless local area network (WLAN)/Worldwide interoperability for microwave access (WiMAX), Wireless application protocol (WAP), Ultra-wide band (UWB) wireless communications

Broadband Communications Research Group

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→V2X - Communications; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x33301
Location: 
E6 5012
Research Expertise
  • Correlation of syntheses-structure-properties of polymers
  • Development and evaluation of novel bioproducts for automotive applications
  • Development of composite materials and leading-edge technologies in nanomaterials
  • Development of polymer nanocomposites
  • Fuel cell materials
  • Mathematical modeling of polymerization mechanisms

Institute for Polymer Research

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Composites and polymers, Materials and processing; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x35319
Location: 
ERC 1001
Research Expertise
  • Advanced processing technologies for microelectronic devices and process modeling
  • Low-permittivity dielectric films and device integration
  • Low-thermal budget, rapid thermal, and optothermal processing in silicon
  • Micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) technology, silicon micromachining
  • Nanocrystalline semiconductors and nanostructures
  • Silicon-based crystalline and thin-film photovoltaic devices: design and fabrication technology

Centre for Advanced Photovoltaic Devices and Systems

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Fuel cells; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 ext 31215
Location: 
E5 5112
Research Expertise
  • Autonomous systems
  • Distributed and coordinated contrl
  • Optimization and control theory
  • Robotics and multi-robotic systems
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), Autonomous driving, Collaborative driving; N to S profiles
519-888-4567 x36506 or x31010
Location: 
M3 3008
Research Expertise
  • Business and industrial statistics
  • Operations research
  • Statistical engineering
  • Statistical methods for process improvement and variation reduction
Group(s): 
Software and Data→Logistics, Production Management; N to S profiles
519-888-4522
Location: 
CPH 4301C, E3 2119A
Research Expertise
  • Adhesive bonding of dissimilar structural materials (e.g., polymeric composites to metal)
  • Characterization and modeling of advanced polymers and composites
  • Development of smart structures
  • Micro-engineering

Institute for Polymer Research

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Composites and polymers; N to S profiles