Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering Department Seminar

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Departmental Seminars

DR. XINYU LIU

Associate Professor, University of Toronto, Canada

Research: Thu, Jul 18, 2019   E7 2317   11:00 - 12:00

Paper-Based Microfluidic Biosensors: Technologies and Diagnostic Applications 


PhD Seminars

PhD comprehensive examination


Mazin Khalati, Monday, July 15, 2019. Room E5 - 3052; 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Title: Fatigue of Dissimilar Resistance Spot Weld Joint of Cold Spray Coated Mg / AI

Supervisors: Hamid Jahed / Adrian Gerlich


Run Ze Gao, Tuesday, August 13, 2019. Room E3 - 4117; 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Title: Microfluidics Enabled Soft Robotic Assistive Device

Supervisor: Carolyn Ren


Shahriar Imani Shahabad, Monday, September 9, 2019; Room E5 - 3052; 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Title: Rapid Thermo-Mechanical Modeling of Laser Powder- Bed Fusion Additive Monufacutring Using an Effective Heat Source

Supervisors: Ehsan Toyserkani / Ali Bonakdar


PhD defence​


Kai Zhao, Thursday, July 18, 2019, Room E5 - 3052; 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Title: Nano-Orifice Based Dielectrophoretic Manipulation and Characterization of nanoparticles and Biological Cells

Supervisor: Dongqing Li


Halit Zengin, Tuesday, July 30, 2019, Room E5 - 3052; 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Title: Multiple-Model Robust Adaptive Vehicle Motion Control

Supervisors: Baris Fidan / Amir Khajepour


Ming Xiao, Wednesday, July 31, 2019, Room E5 - 3052; 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Title: One-Dimensional Titanium Dioxide Nanomaterial Based Memristive Device and Its Neuromorphic Computing Application

Supervisors: Norman Zhou / Walter Duley


MASc seminar

Ivana Jaciw-Zurakowsky, Friday August 2nd at 8:30am in room E5 3006.

Title:  Nanomaterials in Water Remediation: Functionalization and Applications in Municipal Wastewater Effluent for Pharmaceutical Removal

Supervisor: Norman Zhou


Issa Rishmawi, July 29th 2:00 - 4:00 PM, in room E5 3052

Title:  Binder Jetting and Heat Treatment of Ferrous Alloys

Supervisor:  Mihaela Luminita Vlasea


Brian Liu, Wednesday July 24th at 9 30am in room EC4 1104.

Title:  Application of a Rate Dependent Cohesive Zone Model to Predict Impact Response in Adhesively Bonded Ultra-High Strength Steel Tubes

Supervisor:  Duane Cronin


Dallyn Wynnychuk, June 24th at 10:00A.M., room: ERC – 3012

Title:  Characterization of laminar separation bubbles using infrared thermography

Supervisor: Serhiy Yarusevych


Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology Seminars