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Ehsan Toyserkani

Professor, PEng, University Research Chair in Additive Manufacturing

Contact Information

Phone: 519-888-4567 x37560
Location: EC4 1031
Fax: (519) 888-4333

Additional Information

Education

  • PhD: University of Waterloo
  • MASc: Amirkabir University of Technology
  • BASc: Sharif University of Technology

Research Interests

  • Additive manufacturing
  • Bio-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

Teaching

  • ME212- Dynamics
  • ME262- Introduction to Microprocessors and Digital Logic
  • ME561- Fluid Power Control Systems
  • ME739- Laser Fabrication in Nano-, Micro- and Macro-Scale

Selected/Recent Publications

  • Y. Hu, Y. Shanjani, E. Toyserkani, M. Grynpas, R. Wang, and R. Pilliar, “Porous calcium polyphosphate bone substitutes: Additive manufacturing versus conventional gravity sinter processing – Effect on structure and mechanical properties” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 102(2): 274-283, 2014.
  • M. Vlasea and E. Toyserkani, “Experimental characterization and numerical modeling of a micro-syringe deposition system for dispensing sacrificial photopolymers on particulate ceramic substrates”, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 213(11): 1970–1977, 2013.
  • M. Vlasea, Y. Shanjani, A. Bothe, R. Kandel, and E. Toyserkani, “A novel additive manufacturing technique for realization of bio-ceramic structures with micro-scale channels”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology,  68(9): 2261–2269, 2013.
  • Y. Shanjani, Y. Hu, E. Toyserkani, M. Grynpas, R.A. Kandel, and R.M. Pilliar, “Solid Freeform Fabrication of porous calcium polyphosphate structures for bone substitute applications: In vivo studies” Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 101B(6): 972-980 2013.
  • X. Zhang, H. Alemohammad, and E. Toyserkani, “Sensitivity alteration of fiber Bragg grating sensors with additive micro-scale bi-material coatings” Measurement Science and Technology, A Journal of Institute of Physics, 24(2): #025106, 10 pages, 2013.
  • H. Alemohammad, E. Foroozmehr, B. Cotten, and E. Toyserkani, “A dual-parameter optical fiber sensor for concurrent strain and temperature measurement: design, fabrication, packaging and calibration”, IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, 31(8): 1198-1204, 2013. (NSERC)
  • A. Basalah, Y. Shanjani, S. Esmaeili and E. Toyserkani, “Characterizations of additive manufactured porous titanium implants” Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 100B(7): 1970–1979, 2012.
  • H. Alemohammad, E. Foroozmehr, B. Cotten, and E. Toyserkani, “A dual-parameter optical fiber sensor for concurrent strain and temperature measurement: design, fabrication, packaging and calibration”, IEEE/OSA Journal of Lightwave Technology, 31(8): 1198-1204, 2013. (NSERC)
  • E. Foroozmehr, H. Alemohammad, X. Wang, E. Toyserkani and S. Esmaeili, “Laser assisted surface patterning of Magnesium with Silver nanoparticles: Synthesis, Characterization and Modeling”, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 44(49): #495305, 13 pages,  2011.
  • H. Alemohammad and E. Toyserkani, “Metal embedded optical fiber sensors: Laser-based layered manufacturing procedures”, J of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, a Transaction of ASME, 133(3): 031015-1, 12 pages, 2011.
  • Y. Shanjani, Y. Hu, R.M. Pilliar, and E. Toyserkani, “Mechanical characteristics of solid-freeform-fabricated porous calcium polyphosphate structures with oriented stacked-layers”, Acta Biomaterialia, 7(4): 1788–1796, 2011.
Affiliation: 
University of Waterloo