Mechanical and Materials EngineeringWestern Engineering

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H.  Abdolvand

H. Abdolvand

Assistant Professor, Ph.D.

Research Interests / Specializations: Computational and experimental solid mechanics, deformation of materials across scales, crystal plasticity, finite element, diffraction and imaging techniques
SEB 3077
519-661-2111, x 88016
hamid.abdolvand@uwo.ca

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S.F. Asokanthan

S.F. Asokanthan

Professor, Ph.D.

Research Interests / Specializations: Dynamics and Control; Inertial Sensing and Applications; Nonlinear and Stochastic Mechanics; Rotating Flexible Multi-body Systems
SEB 2057A
519-661-2111, x 88907
sasokant@uwo.ca
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R.O. Buchal

R.O. Buchal

Associate Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Design Methods and Tools; Design Education; Instructional Technology; Manufacturing Inspection Planning
SEB 2069C
519-661-2111, x 88454
rbuchal@uwo.ca
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C. DeGroot

C. DeGroot

Assistant Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Computational fluid dynamics, high performance computing, algorithms, porous media, water/wastewater treatment
SEB 3096
519-661-2111, x 84455
cdegroo5@uwo.ca
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L. Ferreira

L. Ferreira

Assistant Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Medical Mechatronics; Implantable Transducer Design; Biomechanics of Major Joints; Computer-Aided Systems for Orthopaedic Surgery
SEB 3024
519-661-2111, x 86124
lferreir@uwo.ca
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J.M. Floryan

J.M. Floryan

Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng. (on administrative leave)

Research Interests / Specializations: Fluid Mechanics; Hydrodynamic Stability; Flow Control; Numerical Algorithms; Moving Boundary Problems; Immersed Boundary Conditions Method
SEB 3057
519-661-2111, x 88330
floryan@uwo.ca
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T.R. Jenkyn

T.R. Jenkyn

Associate Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Orthopaedic Biomechanics; Advanced Medical Imaging; Musculoskeletal Computational Modeling; Injury Causation Biomechanics; Sport Science
SEB 2051
519-661-2111, x 88339
tjenkyn@uwo.ca
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L.Y. Jiang

L.Y. Jiang

Associate Professor., Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Solid Mechanics; Nanostructured Materials; Nanomechanics; Piezoelectric Materials; Composites; Thin Film Materials; Fracture and Failure Analysis
SEB 3076
519-661-2111, x 80422
ljiang55@uwo.ca
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J. Johnson

J. Johnson

Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Orthopaedic Biomechanics; Implant Design and Analysis; Joint Motion and Load Transfer
CMLP 1307
519-661-2111, x 88255
jajohnso@uwo.ca
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R.E. Khayat

R.E. Khayat

Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Theoretical Fluid Dynamics; Free Surface and Interfacial Flows; Hydrodynamic Stability; Micro-Convective Heat Transfer; Newtonian and Complex Fluids
SEB 3086
519-661-2111, x 88253
rkhayat@uwo.ca
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R. Klassen

R. Klassen

Associate Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Micro-Mechanical Properties of Materials; Time-Dependent Deformation of Materials; Microstructure /Mechanical Property Relationships.
SEB 3075
519-661-2111, x 88323
rjklasse@uwo.ca
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G.K. Knopf

G.K. Knopf

Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Engineering Design; Geometric Modeling; Laser Micro-Fabrication; Optical Devices and Systems; Bioelectronics Biosensors.
SEB 3087
519-661-2111, x 88452
gkknopf@uwo.ca
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T. Kuboki

T. Kuboki

Assistant Professor, Ph.D.

Research Interests / Specializations: Polymer Composites; Biocomposites, Nanocomposites; Polymer Blends; Bioplastics; Natural Fiber; Processing of Polymers and Composities; Plastic Foaming; Mechanical Properties of Polymers and Composites.
CMLP 1306
519- 661-2111, x 88519
tkuboki@uwo.ca
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P. Kurowski

P. Kurowski

Assistant Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Product Design, Finite Element Analysis, Mechanical Vibrations, Kinematics and Dynamics.
SEB 3094
519- 661-2111, x 80125
pkurows@uwo.ca
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E. A Lalone

E. A Lalone

Assistant Professor, Ph.D.

Research Interests / Specializations: Biomechanics, kinematics, joint contact mechanics, musculoskeletal imaging, orthopaedic biomechanics, rehabilitation sciences
TEB 353
519-661-2111, x 88243
emily.lalone@uwo.ca

M.D. Naish

M.D. Naish

Associate Professor, Ph.D.,P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Mechatronic Systems; Computer-Assisted Surgery and Therapy; Surgical Robotics; Sensing Systems; Surgical Training; Medical Devices; Robotics.
SEB 2055
519-661-2111, x 88294
mnaish@uwo.ca
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A. Price

A. Price

Assistant Professor, Ph.D.

Research Interests / Specializations: Smart Material Actuators and Sensors; Mechatronic Systems for Industrial Automation and Biomedical Applications; Additive Manufacturing of Advanced Materials; Conductive Electroactive Polymers and Composites; Magnetic and Thermal Shape Memory Materials
SEB 3026A
519-661-2111 x86420
aaron.price@uwo.ca
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E. Savory

E. Savory

Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng, C.Eng

Research Interests / Specializations: Experimental Fluid Dynamics; Wind Engineering; Environmental Flows; Biological Fluid Mechanics.
SEB 3085
519-661-2111, x 88256
esavory@uwo.ca
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K. Siddiqui

K. Siddiqui

Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Experimental Fluid Mechanics; Turbulence; Interfacial Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer; Alternative Energy Systems; Energy Conversion
SEB 3078
519-661-2111, x 88234
ksiddiq@uwo.ca
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A.G. Straatman

A.G. Straatman

Professor, Ph.D. P.Eng. Dept. Chair

Research Interests / Specializations: Computational Fluid Dynamics; Porous Materials; Convective Heat Transfer; Turbulence
SEB 2069B
519-661-2111, x 88249
agstraat@uwo.ca
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X.A. (Andy) Sun

X.A. (Andy) Sun

Professor, Ph.D.

Research Interests / Specializations: Nanotechnology; Nanomaterials; Clean Energy Fuel Cells; Lithium Ion Batteries; Energetic Materials
SEB 3059
519-661-2111, x 87759
xsun9@uwo.ca
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O.R. Tutunea-Fatan

O.R. Tutunea-Fatan

Associate Professor, Ph.D, P.Eng. (on sabbatical)

Research Interests / Specializations: Multi-Axis CNC Machining; Computer-Aided Design and Manufacturing; Intelligent Machining Systems; Numerical Methods
SEB 2063A
519-661-2111, x 88289
otutune2@uwo.ca
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J.T. Wood

J.T. Wood

Associate Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Structure - Property Relationships; Lightweight Structural Materials for Automotive Applications; Magnesium Die-Casting; Composite Materials
SEB 3061
519-661-3482
jtwood@uwo.ca
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J. Yang

J. Yang

Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing, Printed Electronics, Metamaterials, Acoustics, MEMS/NEMS, Sensors, Lab-on-a-chip/Biochip, Membrane Separation/Filtration, Surface Science and Engineering, Water Treatment, SPM (AFM/STM), Polymer Nanocomposites
SEB 3088
519-661-2111, x 80158
jyang237@uwo.ca
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C. Zhang

C. Zhang

Professor, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Research Interests / Specializations: Computational Fluid Dynamics; Gas-Solid Two-Phase Flows; Vapor-Liquid Two-Phase Flows; Combustions and Emission Controls
SEB 2065
519-661-2111, x 88345
czhang3@uwo.ca
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