Research Expertise
  • Biofuel production – including biohydrogen, biodiesel, and biobutanol
  • Biomanufacturing
  • Bioprocessing technologies
  • Recombinant protein production

Personal Website

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions Control; A to D profiles
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
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
Research Expertise
  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Turbulent combustion modelling
  • Emissions
  • Auto-ignition
  • Spray/mixing

Turbulent Combustion Modeling Lab

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Combustion Analysis, Emissions Control, Flow Analysis; A to D profiles
Research Expertise
  • Crystal Structure Prediction
  • Inorganic Materials
  • Solid State Chemistry
  • Thermoelectric Energy Conversion

Personal Website

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions Control; I to M profiles
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; I to M profiles
Research Expertise
  • Energy and exergy analysis
  • Energy conversion technologies
  • Fuel atomization and spray formation
  • Fuel Cell performance modelling and optimization
  • Heat transfer processes
  • Life cycle analysis
  • Modelling of transport phenomena in fuel cells
  • Techniques for design and fabrication of fuel cell components

Fuel Cell and Green Energy Lab

Personal Website

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions Control, Fuel cells; I to M profiles
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
Research Expertise
  • Post combustion air pollution control
  • Syngas purification
  • Thermochemical process for alternative fuel production

Green Energy and Pollution Control Research

Personal Website

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions Control; T to Z profiles
Research Expertise
  • Biofuel Combustion
  • CO2 capture and storage
  • Combustion generated particulates
  • Energy utilization and storage technologies
  • Nanotechnology-based energy devices

Emerging Energy Research Laboratory

Group(s): 
Powertrain and Emissions→Emissions Control, Fuel cells; T to Z profiles