Alumni

Alumnus Level Period Project Current Position
Sindhura Buggaveeti MASc student 2015-2017 Dynamic Modeling and Parameter Identification of a Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Research Specialist, University of Waterloo
Reza Sharif Razavian PhD student 2013-2017 Synergy-Based Modeling of Human Motor Control System Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Waterloo
Naser Mehrabi Postdoctoral fellow 2014-2017 Modelling, Control, and Optimization of Bio-mechatronic systems Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Washington
Amir Mousavi Lajimi Postdoctoral fellow 2016-2017 Controlling Drift in IMU Position Sensing  
Peter Brown MASc Student 2013-2016 Contact Modelling for Forward Dynamics of Human Motion Research Specialist, University of Waterloo
Chongfeng Wei Postdoctoral fellow 2015-2016 Volumetric Modelling of Automotive Tires Assistance Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Yiteng Liang MASc Student 2014-2016 Symbolic Integration of Multibody System Dynamics with Finite Element Method Engineer, Chrysler Group LLC
Ehsan Samadani Postdoctoral fellow 2015-2016   Lecturer at Conestoga College
Soroosh Hassanpour Postdoctoral fellow 2014-2016 Math-Based Modelling of Automotive Engine Air Paths Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Toronto
Joydeep Banergee Postdoctoral fellow 2013-2016 Modelling of Distributed-Parameter Systems Research engineer, Maplesoft
Brock Laschowski MASc 2014-2016 Biomechanical Modelling of Paralympic Wheelchair Curling PhD student, University of Toronto
Ramin Masoudi Postdoctoral fellow 2012-2015 Model Reduction for Automotive Systems Assistant professor at the Americal University in Dubi
Amir Taghavipour Postdoctoral fellow 2014-2015 Model-based Control of Automotive Systems Assistant professor at Khaje Nasir Toosi University of Technology
Hadi Adibi Asl Postdoctoral fellow 2014-2015 --- Assistant professor at Khaje Nasir Toosi University of Technology
Daniel Johnson MASc 2012-2014 A Three-Dimensional Forward Dynamic Model of the Golf Swing Software Engineer, Thalmic labs
Willem Petersen Postdoctoral fellow 2013-2014 Math-based Modelling of Automotive Powertrains Research engineer, Impco
Andrew Hall PhD 2011-2014 Formulation of a Path-Following Joint for Multibody System Dynamics Co-founder, HH Development
Shinhoon Kim MASc 2012-2014 High-fidelity Modelling of an Electric Sport Utility Vehicle Research Engineer, Toyota R+D Technical Center, Michigan
Adam Ing MASc 2012-2014 Automated Synthesis and Topology Optimization of Hybrid Electric Vehicle Powertrains Systems Engineer at LG Chem Power Inc
Naser Mehrabi PhD 2010-2014 Dynamics and Model-Based Control of Electric Power Steering Systems Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Waterloo
Amir Taghavipour PhD 2010-2014 Real-time Optimal Energy Management System for Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles Assistant professor at Khaje Nasir Toosi University of Technology
Hadi Adibi Asl PhD 2010-2014 Acausal Powertrain Modelling with Application to Model-based Powertrain Control Assistant professor at Khaje Nasir Toosi University of Technology
Aden Seaman Research Engineer 2008-2014 Math-based Modelling and Control of Automotive Systems Lead developer, Yakkertech
Joydeep Banergee PhD 2008-2013 Graph-Theoretic Approach for Automatically Generating Sensitivity Equations Research engineer, Maplesoft
Mohammad Sharif Shourijeh PhD 2009-2013 Optimal Control and Multibody Dynamic Modelling of Human Musculoskeletal Systems Research engineer, Anybody Technologies
Fransis Loh MASc 2010-2013 Dynamic Modelling of Lexus SUV Forensic engineer, Giffin Koerth
Thomas Uchida Postdoctoral Fellow 2011-2012 Model Reduction for Nonlinear Dynamic Systems Simbios Distinguished Fellow, Stanford University
Willem Petersen PhD 2008-2012 A Volumetric Contact Model for Planetary Rover Wheel/Soil Interaction Research engineer, Impco
Ramin Masoudi PhD 2008-2012 Micromechanics of Fiber Networks Including Nonlinear Hysteresis and its Application to Multibody Dynamic Modeling of Piano Mechanisms Assistnat Professor, American University in Dubi, UAE
Chandrika Prakash Vyasarayani Postdoctoral Fellow 2009-2012 Parameter Identification for Mechatronic Vehicle Systems Associate Professor, IIT Hyderabad, India
Sukhpreet Sandhu PhD 2006-2012 Contact Dynamics in Biomechanical Systems Research engineer, MSC Software
Reza Sharif Razavian MASc 2010-2012 Design and Hardware-in-the-Loop Testing of Optimal Controllers for Hybrid Electric Powertrains PhD student, University of Waterloo
Thanh-Son Dao Postdoctoral Fellow 2009-2011 Math-based Modelling of Hybrid Electric Vehicles Application Engineer at MapleSoft
Matt Millard Postdoctoral Fellow 2011 Dynamic Simulation of 3D Human Motion Postdoctoral fellow, Universitat Heidelberg
Thomas Uchida PhD 2006-2011 Real-time Dynamic Simulation of Constrained Multibody Systems using Symbolic Computation Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University
Mathew Millard PhD 2005-2011 Mechanics and Control of Human Balance Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University
Mike Boos MASc 2008-2011 Validation of Volumetric Contact Dynamics Models Test Engineer, Ansys Inc.
Mohammadreza Saeedi MASc 2008-2010 Math-based Modelling of Automotive Powertrains Quality Engineer at Linamar
Kiumars Jalali PhD 2005-2010 Vehicle Dynamics and Stability Control Systems for Electric Vehicles Resaerch Engineerng at MDA Space Missions
Akram Abdel-Rahman MASc 2007-2009 Active Steering in Automotive Systems Engineering Specialist at GM Canada
William Bombardier MASc 2007-2009 Modelling 3D Roads in a Symbolic Environment Research Engineer at Bombardier Recreational Products
Chandrika Prakash Vyasarayani PhD 2006-2009 Mechanistic Models for Contacts with Friction and Hysteresis Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Waterloo
Roel Vos Diplomathesis 2008 Design and Prototyping of an Active Steering System ---
Yi Liu Postdoctoral Fellow 2006-2008 Design of Gears for Harmonic Drive Motors Research Engineer at Sprung-brett RDI
Michael Peasgood PhD 2004-2008 Autonomous Mobile Robots Co-founder and VicePresident, Aeryon Labs
Willem Petersen Diplomathesis 2007 Dynamics of Impact between Golf Clubhead and Ball PhD student, University of Waterloo
Henning Vogt Diplomathesis 2006-2007 Dynamics of Drive-by-wire Vehicles with In-wheel Motors Engineer, VW Group, Germany
Mike Wybenga MASc 2004-2007 Micro-Robot for Internal Inspection of the GI Tract Mechanical lead, Profound Medical Inc.
Sarbast Rasheed Postdoctoral Fellow 2006-2007 Dynamic Modelling of 3D MEMS Actuators Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Waterloo
Kevin Morency MASc 2004-2007 Real-time Simulation of Automobile Dynamics Research Engineer, MDA Space Missions
Yves Gonthier PhD 2000-2007 Modelling of Multibody Contact Dynamics with Friction Robotics Engineer, Canadian Space Agency
Steven Cutler MASc 2005-2006 Dynamics and Control of Walking Robots Attorney, Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP
Adel Izadbakhsh MASc 2004-2006 Dynamics and Control of Mechatronic Systems Postdoctoral Fellow at GM Canada
Mathieu Léger MASc 2004-2006 Automated Coordinate Selection in Multibody System Dynamics Application Engineer, Maplesoft Inc., Waterloo
Nasser Azad PhD 2003-2006 Dynamics and Control of Hydraulically Articulated Vehicles Assistant Professor at University of Waterloo
Christopher Kuo MASc 2002-2005 Sports Utility Vehicle Rollover Control Engineer, Taiwan
Yi Liu PhD 2001-2005 Automated Design of Mechanisms and Machinery Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Waterloo
Chad Schmitke PhD 2000-2005 Symbolic Modelling of Multibody System Dynamics Lead Developer, Maplesoft Inc., Waterloo
Christian Simonidis Diplomathesis 2004 Control of a Flexible Link Robotic Manipulator Ph.D. student, University of Karlsruhe, Germany
Wolfgang Stamm Diplomathesis 2004 Compressional Behaviour of Felt Mechanical Engineer, LuK Group, Germany
Martin Hirschkorn MASc 2002-2004 Dynamics of Piano Actions Mechanisms Research engineer, CM Labs
Michael Peasgood MASc 2001-2004 Biomechanical Design of Assistive Devices

PhD student, University of Waterloo

Yuping He Postdoctoral Fellow 2003 Dynamics and Stability of Heavy Articulated Vehicles Assistant Professor, University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Scott Redmond MASc 2001-2003 Symbolic Kinematics and Dynamics of Multibody Systems Engineer, MD Robotics, Brampton, Ontario
Milad Ishac PhD 1993-2003 Motor-Network Technique for Multibody Dynamics Researcher, Kinesiology Department, University of Waterloo
Yuping He PhD 1998-2002 Dynamics and Optimization of Road and Rail Vehicles Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Waterloo
Ajay Seth MASc 1997-2000 Human Motion Simulation and Control Models Research Associate, Stanford University
Jeff Cain PhD 1996-1999 Development of a Satellite Guidance System Research engineer, COMDEV, Cambridge, Ontario
Craig Good MASc 1996-1998 Automated Design of Dynamic Mechanical Systems President, Collision Analysis, Alberta
Dave Lovekin MASc 1996-1998 Control of a Flexible Manipulator Subject to Dynamic Mass Capture Senior Advisor, Pembina Institute
Pengfei Shi MASc 1994-1998 Research engineer, Caterpillar Inc. Senior Advisor, Pembina Institute
Lawrence Chan MASc 1995-1997 Development of a Gravity-Free Flexible Manipulator Experimental Facility Engineer, Qualcomm Atheros
Aaron Baumal MASc 1996-1998 Automated Design of Planar Mechanical Systems using Numerical Optimization Principal, Fixed Income Trading, OMERS
Brian Muegge MASc 1994-1996 Graph-Theoretic Modelling and Simulation of Mechatronic Systems Owner, Fleb Development Corp.
Cari Wells MASc 1994-1996 Symbolic Implementation of a Graph-Theoretic Formulation for Planar Multibody Systems Process Engineer, Vancouver Airport Authority
Layi Oshinowo MASc 1994-1996 Automated Analysis of Planar Mechanical Systems with User-Defined Coordinates: A Graph-Theoretic Approach Engineering manager, MDA Space Missions