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

September 5, 2018“Dynamic Balance Measures and Sensing for Humans in Fall Detection and Prevention” – Stephanie Eng (M.A.Sc.)

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

September 13, 2018“Analysis of Radiographic Contrast Markers for X-ray Digital Image Correlation of Tissue-Simulants under Dynamic Load” – Stephane Magnan (M.A.Sc.)

September 14, 2018” An Experimental Evaluation of Fixed and Fludized Beds of Zeolite 13X for the Application of Compact Thermal Energy Storage” – Dylan Bardy (M.A.Sc.)

September 18, 2018“Deep Reinforcement Learning for Robotic Control” – Kirk Hovell (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)

October 18, 2018“Life prediction of a SPS Thermal Barrier Coating Systems with Vertical Cracked Structure” – Bingjie Xiao (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)

October 30, 2018“A Combined De-icing Strategy Utilizing Tailored Anti-icing Coatings and Electro-mechanical Ice Protection Systems for Rotary-wing Aircraft” – Nicholas Tepylo (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)

November 6, 2018“Atomistic Simulation of Halloysite–Polyurethane Nanocomposite” – Mohammadreza Heidari Pebdani (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)