January 11, 2018“Range Sensor Characterization for Small Uninhabited Aircraft Systems.” – Darren Penley (M.A.Sc.)- Postponed

January 11, 2018 “Analyzing the Performance of a Heat Pump Water Heater when Coupled with a Heat Recovery Ventilator for Heating Applications in Canada.” – Patrick Smith (M.A.Sc.)

January 12, 2018“EFFECT OF WIND IN THE FIELD OF PLAY FOR ELITE SPRINT KAYAKERS” – Hali Barber (M.A.Sc.)

January 15, 2018“An Experimental Evaluation on Air Conditioning Performance with Vairtex Air Director Applied on Residential Condenser Unit” – Vien Nguyen (M.A.Sc.)

January 19, 2018“Preliminary Design of a Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Centrifugal Compressor” – Alberto Martel Matos ( M.A.Sc.)

February 1, 2018 – “Multi-Layered Fibre-Matrix Interphase Coatings Applied by Electrophoretic Deposition for Durable Ceramic Matrix Composites” – Taylor Robertson (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam).

February 21, 2018“Experimental and Modelling Studies of High-Temperature Failure Behaviour of Thermal Barrier Coatings” – Samia Essa (P.h.D. Comprehensive Exam)

March 21, 2018 – “An Experimental Study of Novel Cold Worked Penetrative Reinforcement of GFRP/ Aluminium Bonded Joints” – Andrew Fawcett (M.A.Sc.)

March 23, 2018 – “Characterization of heat transfer rates in an air to phase change material thermal storage unit for integration in air handling units” – Sarah Wert (M.A.Sc.)

April 19, 2018“The Ballistic Response of Particle-filled Elastomeric Systems” – Christian Comtois-Arnaldo(M.A.Sc.)

April 24, 2018Optimal Trajectory Planning and Compliant Spacecraft Capture Using a Space Robot – Alexander Crain (M.A.Sc.)

April 24, 2018“Spacecraft Formation Guidance and Control in J2-Perturbed Eccentric-Orbits – Bradley Kuiack (M.A.Sc.)

April 27, 2018“On the modelling and analysis of converting existing Canadian residential communities to net-zero energy” – Adam Wills (Ph.D.)

April 27, 2018“Experimental and Numerical Study of Inhaler Spray Characterization (Size Distributions and Velocity)” – Abubaker AA Alatrash (Ph.D.)

April 30, 2018“The Design, Fabrication, and Commissioning of a High-Speed Aeroacoustic Wind Tunnel for Studies of Surface Pressure Fluctuations Beneath Turbulent Boundary Layers’ – Frank Giardino (M.A.Sc.)

May 1, 2018“Synthesis of Halloysite-Polyurethane Nanocomposites” – Rafaela Aguilar (P.h.D.Comprehensive Exam)

May 3, 2018“Shear Stability of Vegetable Oil-Based Lubricants with Ethyl Cellulose Viscosity Index Improvers” – Niall McCallum (M.A.Sc.)

May 4, 2018“Mapping the Zr-H Phase System” – James Corrigall (M.A.Sc.)

July 4, 2018“Overheating Prediction and Management of Lithium-Ion Batteries” – Rui Zhao (Ph.D.)

July 4, 2018‘Supersonic Multi-Objective Optimization of a Rocket Based Combined Cycle Inlet By Differential Evolution” – Craig Jee (M.A.Sc.)

July 18, 2018“Mathematical Modeling and Testing of a Loop Heat Pipe using a Two – Way Pressure Regulating Valve” – Juan Posada (M.A.Sc.)

August 21, 2018“Development and Design Optimization of High fidelity Reduced Order Models for Dynamic Aeroelasticity Loads Analyses of Complex Airframes” – Paul Vazhayil Thomas (M.A.Sc.)

August 23, 2018“Design and Analysis of Novel Metallic Structural Concepts for Lightweight Freight Railcars” – Danial Molavitabrizi (M.A.Sc.)

August 23, 2018“High Fidelity and Efficient Computations of Dynamic Loads for Multidisciplinary Design Optimization of Flexible Transport Aircraft” Michelle Guzman (M.A.Sc.)

August 24, 2018“Design Optimization of Dental Implants Using Additively Manufactured Lattice Materials” – Soraya Mareishi (M.A.Sc.)

August 27, 2018“Design, Development and Calibration of Multi-Axis, Fiber-Optic, Force/Torque Sensors for Biomechanical Applications” – Osama Al-Mai (P.h.D. Comprehensive Exam)

August 28, 2018 – “Modelling and Simulation of Marine Cables with a Dynamic Winch and Sheave Contact” – Cassidy Westion (M.A.Sc.)

August 29, 2018“Economic Optimization of a Campus Energy System Using Real Time Pricing” – Maxime St-Jacques (M.A.Sc.)

August 30, 2018“A Theoretical and Experimental Investigation on Ejector Acoustics and Ejector Silencer Design” – Gerard Desmarais (M.A.Sc.)

August 31, 2018“Assessing the Impact of Rock-Bed Storage for Tempering Air-to-Air Heat Pumps” – Nina Dmytrenko (M.A.Sc.)

September 4, 2018“Combustion Characteristics of Diesel Fuels Using Ignition Quality Tester” – Osama Hmood (P.h.D. Comprehensive Exam)

September 6, 2018“AERODYNAMIC DESIGN OF A SUPERCRITICAL CARBON DIOXIDE RADIAL INFLOW TURBINE USING MEANLINE AND COMPUTATIONAL METHODS” – Turner Strang (M.A.Sc.)