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Yuquan Ding

Yuquan Ding

Materials Science and Engineering, PhD

Additional Information

Materials Characterization Specialist 

Electron Microscopy 
Failure Analysis and Materials Evaluation

Omar M. Ramahi

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Contact Information:

Email: omar.ramahi@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x37460 Location: EIT 4154 Fax: 519 746 3077

Education

Ph.D, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign M.S. Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign B.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Oregon State University B.S., Mathematics, Oregon State University

Research Interests

Ting Tsui

Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering

Contact Information

Email: tttsui@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x38404 Location: C2 079

Education

PhD, Rice University MSc, Rice University BSc, Clemson University

Research Interests

Nanoindentation Sub-micron fabrication Nanomechanics Thin Film Delaminations Small scale mechanical properties in extreme environments

Teaching

NE 318 CHE 241 CHE 750

David Wang

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Contact Information

Email: dwang@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x33968 Location: E3 4108

Education

PhD, University of Waterloo, 1989 MSc, University of Waterloo, 1986 BSc, University of Saskatchewan, 1984

Research Interests

Haptics Robotics Nonlinear Control

Teaching

MATH 213 ECE 100A ECE 682

Selected/Recent Publications

John T.W. Yeow

Associate Professor, Systems Design Engineering

Contact Information

Email: jyeow@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x32152 Location: E3 3159

Education

Ph.D., Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto M.A.Sc., Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto B.A.Sc., Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Toronto

Research Interests

Micro/Nano sensors and actuators

Ken G. Adams

Professor Emeritus, Adjunct, PEng

Contact Information 

kgadams@mecheng1.uwaterloo.ca

Education

BSc (Queen’s, Kingston) MASc, PhD (Waterloo)

Gordon C. Andrews

Professor Emeritus, Adjunct, PEng

Contact Information

Email: gandrews@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x37069 Location: E3 2103K

Education

BS (RMC) BASc MASc (British Columbia) PhD (Waterloo)

Research Interests

Professional Engineering Practice
Anming Hu

Anming Hu

Research Assistant Professor

Contact Information

E-mail: anming.hu@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-8884567-35464 Location: E3-2135A Fax: 519-885-5862

Education

Ph.D., Physics, University of Waterloo, 2008 Ph.D., Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Science, 1997

Gordon M. Bragg

Professor Emeritus, Adjunct, PEng

Contact Information

Email: gmbragg@uwaterloo.ca

Education

BASc (Toronto)

Research Interests

Aerosol and Dust Mechanics Ventilation and Indoor Air Pollution

Eihab Abdel-Rahman

Associate Professor, Systems Design Engineering

Contact Information

Email: eihab@uwaterloo.ca Phone: (519) 888-4567 ext. 37737 Office: DWE 2513B  Fax: (519) 746-4791

Education

BSc, Mechanical Engineering, Kuwait University, 1988 MSc, Mechanical Engineering, University of Toledo, 1991 PhD, Engineering Mechanics, University of Toledo, 1997

Research Interests

Dynamics of MEMS Design of MEMS devices Multi-Body Dynamics and Control Biomechanics

Ewert Brundrett

Professor Emeritus, Adjunct, PEng

Contact Information

Email: ebrundrett@engmail.uwaterloo.ca

Research Interests

Flexible Wall Low Speed Wind Tunnel Energy Conservation in Industrial and Horticultural Structures Through Design and Evaluation of Polytube Ventilation Systems Energy Conservation in Industrial and Horticultural Structures Through Application of Energy Conservation Curtains

Adil Al-Mayah

Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Contact Information

Email: aalmayah@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x31566 Location: E2 2311 Fax: 519 888 4349

Education

PhD, University of Waterloo, Canada, 2004 MSc, University of Waterloo, Canada, 1999 BSc, University of Basrah, Iraq, 1990

Research Interests

Biomechanics: Material properties and medical applications Composite materials: Mechanics and applications

Rajendra N. Dubey

Professor Emeritus, Adjunct, PEng

Contact Information

Email: rndubey@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x37069 Location: E3 2103K

Education

BSc(Hons) (Patna) BASc(Eng) (Patna) PhD (Waterloo)

Research Interests

Rate Constitutive Equations: Methodology Kinematic Hardening and Evolution Rule in Plasticity Moving Boundary Analysis of Cracks and Notches
George A. Davidson

George A. Davidson

Adjunct Professor, PEng

Contact Information

Email: gadavidson@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x33340 Location: CPH 3664 Fax: (519) 885-5862

Education

BASc, PhD (Toronto)

Research Interests

Transport processes in the planetary boundary layer

Jack Callaghan

Professor and Canada Research Chair in Spine Biomechanics and Injury Prevention, Kinesiology

Contact Information

Email: jack.callaghan@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x37080 Location: BMH 3122 Fax: 519 746 6776

Education

PhD, University of Waterloo, 1999 MSc, University of Waterloo, 1994 BSc, University of Ottawa, 1992

Research Interests

Cumulative injury mechanics Occupational biomechanics Automotive seating and assembly

Teaching

K. G. T. Hollands

Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Adjunct, PEng, FCSME, FASME

Contact Information

Email: khollands@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x37069 Location: E3 2103K

Education

BASc (Toronto) PhD (McGill)

Research Interests

Transparent Insulation Materials Natural Convection Studies Solar Radiation Modelling Transpired Plate Solar Collectors
Martha Morales

Martha Morales

Information Technology Specialist

Contact information

Email: martha@uwaterloo.ca

Phone: 519-888-4567 x36924

Location: E2 2354D

Fax: (519) 885-5862

Farid M. Golnaraghi

Farid M. Golnaraghi

Professor, PEng

Contact Information

Email: mfgolnaraghi@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x33729 Location: DC 1704

Research Interests

Michael Fowler

Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering

Contact Information

Email: mfowler@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x33415 Location: E6 1110

Education

Doctorate of Philosophy in Chemical and Materials Engineering, Royal Military College of Canada, 2003 Master of Science (Engineering), Queen’s University Kingston, 1988 Bachelor of Engineering, Fuels and Materials Engineering, Military College of Canada, 1986 Certificate in Environmental Assessment, Lakehead University, 1995

Research Interests

J. H. G. Howard

Professor Emeritus, PEng

Contact Information

Email: jhoward@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x32901 Location: CPH 3652

Education

BSc (RMC) BSc (Queen’s, Kingston) MSc PhD (Birmingham)

Research Interests

Flow Measurements in Stationary and Rotating Passages of Radial and Axial Turbomachinery Computer-Aided Design and Analysis Methods for Centrifugal Turbomachinery

Hugh W. Kerr

Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Adjunct Professor, PEng, FAWS

Contact Information 

Email: hwkerr@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 604-848-0242 Location: DC 2716

Education

BASc, MASc, PhD (Toronto)

Research Interests

Control of Weld Microstructure and Properties Laser Welding and Laser Surface Modification Welding Automation
Ethel Spike

Ethel Spike

Administrative Secretary

Additional Information

Ethel Spike passed away March 8, 2011. Ethel joined the University of Waterloo on July 1, 1967. She worked in the Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering for over 30 years, most recently as the Administrative Secretary. Ethel will be missed by her colleagues in Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering her incredible enthusiasm and dedication to the Department.

Jim Baleshta

Jim Baleshta

Design Engineer

Jim Baleshta is a Design Engineer and has experience with a wide variety of design projects. He is experienced in CAD: 2D and solids modelling, NC machining, and graphics design. Jim’s interests and specializations are in the design of research apparatus, medical equipment development, consumer product design including outdoor and recreational equipment, industrial design, graphics and fine art.

Peter R. Slawson

Professor Emeritus, Adjunct PEng

Contact Information

Email: prslawson@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x37069 Location: E3 2103K

Education

BASc, MASc, PhD (Waterloo)

Research Interests

Physical and mathematical modelling of emissions in the vicinity of an array of cubes in the atmospheric surface layer. Measurement of complex turbulent flows

Jonathan Kofman

Associate Professor, Systems Design Engineering

Contact Information

Email: jkofman@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x35185 Location: DWE 2513L Fax: 519 746 4791

Education

BEng (McGill) MASc (Ecole Polytechnique, Montreal) PhD (Western Ontario)

Research Interests

biomechanics rehabilitation design of prostheses (artifical limbs) and orthoses (braces) intelligent prosthetic and orthotic systems design

Harry F. Sullivan

Professor Emeritus, Adjunct

Contact Information

Email: sullivan@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x37069 Location: E3 2103K

Education

BASc (Waterloo) AM, PhD (Princeton)

Stephen Mann

Associate Professor, Computer Science

Contact Information

Email: smann@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x34526 Location: DC 2106 Fax: 519 885 1208

Education

PhD University of Washington 1992 MASc University of Washington, 1988 BA University of California 1986

Research Interests

NC Machining Computed Aided Geometric Design Mathematical Foundations of Computer Graphics

Teaching

John McPhee

Professor, Systems Design Engineering, Executive Director, Waterloo Centre for Automotive Research

Contact Information

Email: mcphee@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x35341 Location: E3 4114 Fax: 519 746 4791

Education

Certificate in Applied Science, Acadia University, 1982 BE, Technical University of Nova Scotia, 1984 MASc, University of Waterloo, 1986 PhD, University of Waterloo, 1990

Research Interests

Dynamics of Mulitbody Systems Biomechanics and Sports Engineering

Kirsten Morris

Professor, Applied Mathematics

Contact Information

Email: kmorris@uwaterloo.ca Phone: 519-888-4567 x36218 Location: MC6126

Education

PhD University of Waterloo M Math University of Waterloo BSc Queen’s University

Research Interests

control smart materials nano-positioning actuator location

Teaching

Amath 855 Amath 455 Amath 456 Amath 353

Publications

Julia Chernushevich

Mechatronics Engineer-In-Training

Contact Information

E-mail: jchernushevich@uwaterloo.ca
Phone: (519) 888-4567 x38457
Location: DWE 3509D​

Education

B.A.Sc. Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo (2013)

Chris McClellan

Mechatronics Engineer

Responsibilities

Technical support for the Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering department with a focus on undergraduate laboratories in the Mechatronics Engineering program and electromechanical research equipment.
Jen Rathlin, Clinic Engineer-in-Training

Jen Rathlin

Clinic Engineer-in-Training

Jen Rathlin is focused on developing the Engineering Clinic as well as supporting Mechanical Engineering undergraduates.

Norman Zhou

Norman Zhou

Professor, PEng

Contact Information

   Email: nzhou@uwaterloo.ca
   Phone: 519-888-4567 X 36095
   Location: E5-3007
   Fax (519)888-4351

Biography Summary

Norman Zhou is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, and is also a member of the Waterloo Institute of Technology at the University of Waterloo.

Kamyar Ghavam

Kamyar Ghavam

Definite-Term Lecturer

Contact Information

Email: kamyar.ghavam@uwaterloo.ca
Phone: 519-888-4567 X 37097
Location: EC4 1019

Mike Willson

Mike Willson

Information Technology Manager

William Penney

Information Technology Specialist

Contact information

Email: wpenney@uwaterloo.ca

Phone: 519-888-4567 x31485

Location: E2 2354C

Fax: (519) 885-5862