Staff

Department Head

Doman, D. A., BASc, MASc (Waterloo), PhD (Dalhousie), PEng

Graduate Co-ordinator

Groulx, D., BSc, PhD (Sherbrooke), PEng, FCSME

Administrative Assistants

Phone: (902) 494-3989
Email: mech.admin@dal.ca
          mech.ss@dal.ca
Website: www.dal.ca/faculty/engineering/mechanical.html

Professors

Allen, P. L., BSc (Mt. A), BEng (TUNS), MESc (UWO), PhD (TUNS), PEng. Solar thermal energy utilization, heat exchangers, heat transfer
Basu, P., BEng (Calcutta), D.Phil (Burdwan), PhD (Aston in Birmingham), PEng. Biomass energy conversion, recycling, heat transfer, boiler design and fluidized bed combustion/gasification
Bauer, R. J., BSc (Waterloo), PhD (Toronto), FEC, PEng. Dynamics and control, grinding
Bishop, D. P.,
MASc, PhD (TUNS). Aluminum powder metallurgy, alloy development, metal matrix composites, powder forging, mechanical testing, structure automotive components
Corbin, S. F., BEng, MASc (TUNS), PhD (McMaster), PEng. Sintering, brazing, aerospace materials, structure and properties of engineering materials, physical metallurgy, materials characterization techniques (XRD, SEM, TEM) and materials and manufacturing
Farhat, Z., BASc, MASc, PhD (Windsor). Tribology, nanocrystalline and composite coatings, wear testing, curring tools, fuel cell materials
Groulx, D., BSc, PhD (Sherbrooke), PEng. FCSME. Phase change and applied heat transfer, energy storage, temperature control, tidal energy and fluid mechanics, numerical modeling, Graduate Co-ordinator
Hubbard, T., BSc (Dalhousie), BEng (TUNS), PhD (CalTech), PEng. MEMS - Micro Electro Mechanical Systems. Undergraduate Coordinator
Kalamkarov, A. L., BSc, MASc, PhD (Moscow State), DSc (Acad Sci., USSR), PEng. Stress and strength analysis, modeling, design and optimization of composite materials and smart structures, Co-op Coordinator
Militzer, J., BSc (EEM Brazil), MSc (USP Brazil); PhD (Wat), PEng. Energy, computational fluid dynamics
Pan, Y. J., BEng (Yanshan) MEng (Zhejiang), PhD (NUS, Singapore), PEng. Nonlinear systems and control, Networked control systems, Robotics. Haptics
Plucknett, K. P., BSc, PhD (Warwick). Structural and functional ceramics, intermetallics, fibre-reinforced composites, electron microscopy, material processing, mechanical properties, biopolymers.
Taheri, F., BEng, MASc, PhD (TUNS), PEng, Advanced composite materials, finite element methods (elastic, plastic), fracture mechanics and fatigue, impact and stability of structures
Ugursal, V. I., BSc (Bogazici), MEng, PhD (TUNS), PEng. Modeling of residential energy consumption, energy conversion and conservation. Recruitment Coordinator
Warkentin, A., BEngMgt, MEng (McMaster), PhD (Waterloo), PEng CAD/CAM grinding, 5-axis machining, Graduate Seminar Coordinator.
Yemenidjian, N. B., BEng, PhD (Concordia), PEng. Electronic materials, hard materials, ceramics and glasses

Associate Professors

Doman, D. A., BASc, MASc (Waterloo), PhD (Dalhousie), PEng. Solid mechanics, powder metallurgy compaction, finite element modeling
Johnston, C. R., BSc, MSc (Alberta), PhD (Calgary), Associate Professor and NSERC Chair in Design Engineering
Seto, M., BASc, MASc, PhD (UBC), PEng
Swan, L., BSc (Cal Poly), MASc, PhD (Dalhousie), PEng. Energy storage, renewable energy, electric vehicles, energy demand analysis, building performance modeling and simulation, building controls.

Adjunct (FGS)

Acharya, B., BEng (ICE, Tribhuvan Univ), MEng (AIT), PhD (Dalhousie)
Donaldson, I.,
BSc (Univ of Michigan), MSc (Worcester Polytechnic Institute)
Irani, R.,
BASc (Windsor), MASc, PhD (Dalhousie)
Joseph, A.,
BSc (St. FX), MSc (NSAC), PhD (Dalhousie)
Kipouros, G. J.,
DiplEng (NTU Athens), MASc, PhD (Toronto), PEng
Mahallati, A.,
BEng (Marine Eng), MASc (Dalhousie), PhD (Carleton)
Nolting, A.,
BASc (Waterloo), MASc, PhD (Royal Military College)
Schumann, A.,
BSc, MSc (Univ of Natal), PhD (Univ of Georgia)