Our People - T to Z profiles

519-888-4567 x38718
Location: 
E3 3154
Research Expertise
  • Post combustion air pollution control
  • Syngas purification
  • Thermochemical process for alternative fuel production

Air Pollution Research and Innovation Laboratory

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions control; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x37560
Location: 
EC4 1031
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Modeling/Simulation and real-time control of metal laser additive manufacturing
  • Micro-scale additive manufacturing
  • Opto-mechanical dual-parameter optical sensors developed through additive manufacturing

Multi-Scale Additive Manufacturing Lab

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Advanced manufacturing; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x32864
Location: 
DC 2597D
Research Expertise
  • Authorization systems
  • Information security
  • Network security technologies, in particular wireless technology
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→V2X - Communications; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x33442
Location: 
E6 5016
Research Expertise
  • Analysis and design of co-extrusion dies
  • Analysis and on-line monitoring of polymer compounding operations
  • Analysis of polymer mixing in twin screw extruders
  • Chemical modification and functionalization of polymers by reactive extrusion
  • Compounding of polymers for fuel cell applications
  • Devulcanization of recycled rubber with supercritical carbon dioxide
  • Extrusion of polymers and polymer blends with supercritical fluids
  • Mathematical modeling and numerical simulation of polymer processing operations
  • Polymer micronization using supercritical carbon dioxide

Institute for Polymer Research

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Composites and polymers; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x32170 or x32304
Location: 
ERC 2007, E3 2118C
Research Expertise
  • Intermetallics
  • Magnesium diboride (MgB2)-based nanostructured superconductors
  • Nanostructured and amorphous materials for solid state hydrogen storage
  • Solid state hydrogen refueling systems for vehicular applications
  • Solid state hydrogen reservoirs for supplying Proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cell vehicles
Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Fuel cells; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x35455
Location: 
MC 6326
Research Expertise
  • Mathematical imaging
  • Diagnostically lossless medical image compression
  • Fractal-based methods of analysis and approximation
  • Dynamical systems and their applications
Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Component structures, Composites and polymers; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x33968
Location: 
E3 4108
Research Expertise
  • Automated mechatronics design
  • Flexible link manipulators
  • Haptics
  • Nonlinear control
  • Robot manipulators
  • Telehaptics
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→V2X - Communications; Powertrain and Emissions→Power electronics; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x32205
Location: 
E3 4118
Research Expertise
  • Aerial and Terrestrial Autonomous Vehicles, Rovers, Quadrotors and Blimps
  • Autonomous Perception and Navigation in Unknown Environments
  • Cooperative and Non-Cooperative Multi-Agent Control
  • Distributed and Decentralized Optimization

Waterloo Autonomous Vehicle Laboratory (WAVE Lab)

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Autonomous driving, Collaborative driving, V2X - Communications; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x32861 or x32304
Location: 
E5 3023, E3 2118C
Research Expertise
  • Arc welding processes including gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc, variable polarity plasma arc welding, double-sided arc welding and others
  • Laser welding and laser materials processing
  • Modelling of weld microstructure evolution
  • Numerical modelling of thermomechanical and thermofluids phenomena in welding processes

Centre for Advanced Materials Joining (CAMJ)

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Joining; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x33345
Location: 
E5 3033
Research Expertise
  • Development of improved diagnostic techniques for use in reacting and non-reacting flows
  • Reacting turbulent flows: fires and fire modeling, pool fire research
  • Stability considerations in turbulent flows

The University of Waterloo Fire Research Group

Group(s): 
Structure and Safety→Occupant protection; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x33069
Location: 
BMH 1036
Research Expertise
  • Repetitive strain injuries or work-related musculoskeletal disorders
  • Director, Centre of Research Expertise for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders

Centre of Research Expertise for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders (CRE-MSD)

Group(s): 
Structure and Safety→Occupant protection; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x38356
Location: 
E5 3034
Research Expertise
  • Boiling water heat transfer
  • Casting of light metals
  • Hot deformation of metallic materials
  • Microstructure/processing models
  • Process modelling
Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Casting, Forming, Materials and processing; Structure and Safety→Structural crashworthiness; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 ext 38362
Location: 
E3 3151
Research Expertise
  • Biofuel Combustion
  • CO2 capture and storage
  • Combustion generated particulates
  • Energy utilization and storage technologies
  • Nanotechnology-based energy devices

Laboratory for Emerging Energy Research

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions control, Fuel cells; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x31121
Location: 
DC 3734
Research Expertise
  • Heterogeneous integration
  • Laser processing of materials
  • Materials and devices for flexible electronics
  • Materials and devices for solid-state lighting
  • Nanofabrication for energy conversion and storage, sensing, and nanoelecronics
Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Batteries, Sensors; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x35830
Location: 
EC4 1141
Research Expertise
  • High strain rate material behaviour
  • Numerical simulation of vehicle crashworthiness
  • Sheet metal forming and tube hydroforming
  • Structural crashworthiness

Forming and Impact Mechanics Research

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Forming; Structure and Safety→Material characterization, Structural crashworthiness; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x35442
Location: 
E5 3013
Research Expertise
  • Aerodynamics and Aeroacoustics
  • Experimental and Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Flow and Noise Control
  • Fluid Structure Interactions

Fluid Mechanics Research Laboratory

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Flow analysis; Structure and Safety→Noise, Vibration, Harshness (NVH); T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x32152
Location: 
E3 3159

Research Expertise

  • Micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS)/Nano-electro-mechanical systems (NEMS)
  • Microassembly
  • Nanodevices for biomedical applications

Advanced Micro/Nano Devices Lab

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Sensors; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x38799
Location: 
E6 2008
Research Expertise
  • Functionalization of carbon nanotubes and graphene
  • Nanomaterials (nanotubes, wires, platelets, and particles) synthesis and processing
  • Nanomaterials for engineering nanocomposites, solar cells, and sensors/actuators

Applied Carbon Nanotechnology Group

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Batteries, Sensors; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x32567
Location: 
EC4 2017
Research expertise
  • Haptics
  • Human and biomedical engineering
  • Intelligent mechatronic control systems
  • Mobile robot navigation
  • Modelling, simulation, and systems theory
  • Signal imaging processing
Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Human Machine Interface (HMI), Telematics; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x36095
Location: 
E5 3007
Research expertise
  • Diffusion brazing
  • Laser and resistance welding
  • Microjoining: wire bonding, laser and resistance microwelding, soldering, etc.
  • Nanojoining and nanofabrication

​Centre for Advanced Materials Joining

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Joining, Multi-memory materials; Structure and Safety→Corrosion; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x35354
Location: 
EIT 4159
Research Expertise
  • Radio Positioning
  • Wireless communications
  • Wireless Networking

Broadband Communications Research Group

Group(s): 
Connected and Autonomous→Mobile security, V2X - Communications; T to Z profiles
519-888-4567 x38666
Location: 
E6 2012
Research Expertise
  • Polymers, interfacial phenomena and surface chemistry
  • Advanced coating and adhesive bonding technology
  • Multifunctional "green" and "smart" materials and processes, additive manufacturing or 3D printing.

Centre of Advanced Material Joining (CAMJ)

Institute of Polymer Research (IPR)

Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology

Group(s): 
Lightweighting and Fabrication→Advanced manufacturing, Composites and polymers, Joining; T to Z profiles