People Profiles

John McPhee

John McPhee

Professor and Canada Research Chair

My research focuses on modelling, simulation, model-based control, and optimal design of dynamic physical systems.

Anson Maitland

Anson Maitland

Postdoctoral Fellow

I'm interested in nonlinear model predictive control, optimization, and autonomous vehicles.

I am a postdoctoral fellowship, adept in predictive dynamic simulation, optimal control, and robotics.

Mahdokht Ezati

Postdoctoral Fellowship


I am a postdoctoral fellowship, adept in predictive dynamic simulation, optimal control, and robotics.

Brock Laschowski

Brokoslaw Laschowski

PhD Candidate

PhD Candidate in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Waterloo 

William McNally

William McNally

PhD Candidate

My research focuses on the development of efficient deep learning models for mobile computer vision applications in sport and human motion.

Ali Nasr is specialized engineer in Control, Dynamics, Robotics, and Mechanical Design.

Ali Nasr

PhD Candidate

PhD Candidate in BioMechaTronics Design Engineering, Specialised in Control, Dynamics, Robotics, and Mechanical Design Engineer 

Keaton Inkol

Keaton Inkol

PhD Candidate

Doctoral student at the University of Waterloo.

Behzad Danaei

Behzad Danaei

PhD Student

I am a PhD student at the University of Waterloo. My current research focuses on kinematic and dynamic modeling of biomechanical systems.

Aliasghar Mohammadi Nasrabadi

Ali Asghar Mohammadi Nasrabadi

PhD Candidate

PhD Student in the Motion Research Group

Master's Student in Motion Research Group

Arash Hashemi

Research Engineer

MASc Student in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Waterloo. 

Chris Shum

Chris Shum

Research Engineer

I’m currently working in an engineering/application support role for the Motion Research Group (MORG) and the Smart and Hybrid Electric Vehicle Systems (SHEVS) lab.

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Spencer Ferguson

MASc Student

MASc Student in the Department of Systems Design Engineering at the University of Waterloo.

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Hisham Mohammad

MASc Student

Hisham is a Master of Applied Science student in the Department of Systems Design Engineering at the University of Waterloo.

Sydney Bell

Sydney Bell

MASc Student

MASc Student in Systems Design Engineering at the University of Waterloo.

Adam Caldwell

Adam Caldwell

MASc Student

MASc Student in Systems Design Engineering at the University of Waterloo.