Lassonde professor and Interim Chair of the Department of Mechanical Engineering Dan Zhang has been elected as a Fellow to the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE). Dr. Zhang is an educator and an internationally-renowned expert in the areas of parallel robotic machines and their applications in manufacturing systems. His influential scientific contributions have led to […]
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Four exceptional faculty members will be presented with teaching awards during York University’s Spring Convocation ceremonies. The recipients have demonstrated exceptional and innovative teaching methods will be honoured with the annual President’s University-Wide Teaching Awards. Award recipients Sabina Mirza, Andrea Davis, Alex Czekanski and Véronique Tomaszewski were selected by the Senate Committee on Awards for […]
Seven York graduate students celebrated the receipt of their Thesis & Dissertation Prizes with faculty colleagues and program directors at a recent luncheon honouring their research contributions. “This is one of those great opportunities where we get to celebrate the excellent work of our students,” said Fahim Quadir, interim dean of the Faculty of Graduate […]
This workshop will focus on how to navigate the peer review process for a scientific paper from reviewer and the reviewee perspectives. The format of the workshop is a combination of short talks, case study/example discussion, and then live hands-on review of a manuscript that will be provided to the participants ahead of the workshop. […]
Dr. Phillip Choi, Ph.D., P.Eng., Professor University of Alberta, Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, Edmonton, Alberta Phillip Choi is Professor of the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at the University of Alberta and is a registered professional engineer in the province of Alberta and a Fellow of the Chemical Institute of Canada. […]
Development and clinical translation of a high-resolution photothermal coherence tomography clinical device for detection and 3-D mapping of early dental caries. Professor Nima Tabatabaei from the Department of Mechanical Engineering has received funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) to partner with Quantum […]
Khaled Youssef, a PhD student at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at York University, has recently received two prestigious scholarships to continue his doctoral research at ACµTE under the supervision of Professor Pouya Rezai. The Ontario Trillium Scholarship is a competitive provincial award for attracting top ranked international students to Ontario for their PhD studies. The Carswell […]
Professor Pouya Rezai from the Department of Mechanical Engineering has received funding from NSERC and OCE to partner with Dairy Quality Inc on a project that aims to develop a portable biosensor for detection of microbial pathogens in milk and dairy products. A microfluidic device for sample processing and separation of target pathogens from milk will […]
This was an invited talk given by Professor Alidad Amirfazli at the UK-Canada Frontiers in Science 2016, explaining fascinating world of droplets.