January 7, 2016 – ” The Design and Experimental Analysis of an Air Source Heat Pump for Extreme Cold Weather Operation” – Tom Mackintosh (M.A.Sc.)

January 14, 2016“Effect of Pre-Oxidation and Thermal Exposure on the Microstructure of Superalloys and Thermal Barrier Coating Systems” – Megan Walker (M.A.Sc.)

January 26, 2016” Fibre Reinforced Composites for Hopper Railcar Structural Components” – Sadeem Al Attar (M.A.Sc.)

January 29, 2016 – “Development of Multifarious Cueing Systems for Cost-effective Flight Simulation Training Devices” – Hooman Rajaee (M.A.Sc.)

February 24, 2016“Characterization of Elastic-plastic Crack-tip Fields Under Nonproportional Loading Conditions” – Zhaoyu Jin

February 26, 2016 – “An MCNP Feasibility Study for a Switchable Radioactive Gamma Source for SPECT Gamma Camera Calibration or Blood Irradiation” – Ruxandra Dranga (M.A.Sc.)

April 21, 2016“CALPHAD Based Cellular Automata Model for Microstructures Simulation of Fusion Welding Process – Ghazi Alsoruji

April 25, 2016“An Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Evaporating Meniscus Dynamics and Instabilities” – John Polansky

April 28, 2016“Experimental Evaluation of a Triple-State Sorption Chiller” – Daniel Bowie (M.A.Sc.)

May 6, 2016Development of a Tunable-Diode Laser Absorption Spectroscopy Mass-Flux Sensor for Qualifying Hydrocarbon Storage Tank Venting – Simon Festa Bianchet (M.A.Sc.)

May 10, 2016 – ” Development of a Finite Element Model Updating Methodology for the Indentificaton of Structures using Experimental Data – Melissa Aras

June 1, 2016“Investigation into the Applicability of Using Incoloy 800H as a Fuel Classing Material in a Generation IV Super Critical Water Reactor” – Qays Nazarali (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)

June 8, 2016“Experimental and Numerical Study on Bolted/Bonded Composit Joints for Aircraft” – Pedro Lopez-Cruz (Ph.D.)

June 23, 2016“Development and Implementation of a Cost-effective Cockpit Interface Architecture for Flight Simulation” – Brent Cameron (M.A.Sc.)

June 28, 2016“An All-Weather Thermal Management and Protection System for Lithium Ion Battery Packs Used in Canada” – Rui Zhao (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)

July 11, 2016“Femoroacetabular Impingement and Osteoarthritis: Finite Element Analysis” – Ali Shegaf (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)

July 11, 2016“Kinematic Calibration of a Serial Robotic Arm Using a Linear Movement Constraint” – Katie DiCola (M.A.Sc.)

August 12, 2016“Numerical predictions of propeller-wing interaction induced noise in cruise and off-design conditions” – David Boots (M.A.Sc.)

August 25, 2016“Mobility of Hydrogen-Vacancy Complexes in Nickel” – Bopanna Kokkengada Madappa (M.A.Sc.)

August 26, 2016“An implementation of Wang tilings for the representation of metallic glasses in Molecular Dynamics” – Roxana Barcel Singh (M.A.Sc.)

August 29, 2016 “Variable frequency air coupled ultrasonic phased array sensors” – Taran Sachdeva (M.A.Sc.)

August 29, 2016“Experimental Characterization of Turbulent Motions using Wall-Pressure Measurements in Low Reynolds Number Turbulent Boundary Layers” – Jared Van Blitterswyk (M.A.Sc.)

September 7, 2016“Multiaxial Fatigue Analysis of Landing Gear Fuse Pins” – Quoc-Viet Le-The (M.A.Sc.)

September 13, 2016 ” Advanced Vibration Signature Analysis for Gearbox” – Weidong Li (M.A.Sc.)

September 27, 2016“Computational Aeroacoustic Prediction of Propeller Noise Using Grid-Based and Grid-Free CFD Methods” – Jason Hambrey (M.A.Sc.)

September 27, 2016“The effect of femoroacetabular impingement corrective surgery on acetabular labrum seal” – Suzanne Bsat (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)

October 19, 2016“Performance Analysis and Modeling of a Printed Circuit Heat Exchanger with Air and Carbon Dioxide as Working Fluids” – Amr Daouk (M.A.Sc.)

October 19, 2016“Developing a methodology for assessing the energy potential of residential micro-cogeneration systems” – Geoffrey Johnson (Ph.D.)

November 1, 2016“Collection and Storage of Solar Gains Incident on a Radiant Floor in Highly Glazed Houses” – Sebastien Brideau (Ph.D.)

December 13, 2016 – A Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Transient Behavior of a Loop Heat Pipe with a Pressure Regulated Valve – Hooman Jazebizadeh (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)

December 13, 2016The Multi-Objective Design of Flatback Wind Turbine Airfoils – Michael Miller (M.A.Sc.)

December 14, 2016 – “Aeroacoustic Optimization of Flat-Plate Serrated Trailing Edge Extensions for Broadband Noise Reduction” – Matthew Brezina (M.A.Sc.)

December 15, 2016“Joining of Powder Metallurgy Beta Gamma Titanium Aluminide through Diffusion Brazing” – Trevor Sawatzky (Ph.D.)

December 16, 2016 “Spacecraft Pose Estimation Using a Monocular Camera” – Jian-Feng Shi (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)

December 20, 2016 “Thermal Evaluation of Vacuum Insulation Panels Within Residential Building Envelopes” – Brock Conley (M.A.Sc.)

December 20, 2016 – “Fracture and Fatigue Analysis of Welded Structures Using Finite Element Analysis” – Denys Vodzyk (M.A.Sc.)

January 6, 2017“Determining Airspeed Without a Pitot-Static System for Use in a General Aviation Flight Data Recorder Using an Ardu-Pilot” – James Adams (M.A.Sc.)

January 10, 2017“An Optical Diagnostic for Instantaneous Measurements of Soot Volume Fraction, Primary Particle Diameter and Mean Aggregate Radius of Gyration in Large Turbulent Flames”- David Sawires (M.A.Sc.)

January 11, 2017“A Numerical Investigation of Dual-Rotor Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine using an In-House Vortex Filament Code (DR_HAWT)” – Kenny Lee Slew (M.A.Sc.)

January 12, 2017 “Neuromusculoskeletal Dynamic Modelling of Human Movement in Motion Environments” – Burhan Terai (M.A.Sc.)

January 13, 2017 – ” Vibrotactile Feedback for Human Balance Improvement: Experimental Investigation of Optimal Feedback Location” – Christiane Courtemanche (M.A.Sc.)

January 13, 2017“A Completely Generalized and Algorithmic Approach to Identifying the Maximum Area Inscribing Ellipse of an Asymmetric Convex Quadrangle” – Zachary Copeland (M.A.Sc.)

January 13, 2017“Experimental Validation of a Viscoelastic Ring Life Theory” – Eugene Lee (M.A.Sc.)

March 31, 2017“Indoor Positioning Using Stereo Cameras for Domestic Robots – Kun Zhuang (M.A.Sc.)

April 13, 2017“Detumbling Space Debris Using Tethers” – Kirk Hovell (M.A.Sc.)

April 19, 2017“The Integration of Heat Pumps and Thermal Storage for Residential Demand Side Management” – Christopher Baldwin (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)

April 20, 2017“Thermal Evaluation of Vacuum Insulation Panels Within Residential Building Envelopes” – Brock Conley(M.A.Sc.)

April 24, 2017“A Coupled Icephobic Coating and Piezoelectric Actuator System for Aircraft De-icing Applications – Nicholas Tepylo (M.A.Sc.)

April 25, 2017“A Wind-tunnel Investigation of an Ultralight Wing and Ultralight Aircraft – Wael Khaddage – (M.A.Sc.)

April 26, 2017“Molecular diffusion from bone into cartilage: A study of the osteochondral junction” – Nadine Vautour (M.A.Sc.)

April 27, 2017 “Experimental Characterization and Modelling of a Heat Pump Water Heater” – Ghaith Khalaf (M.A.Sc.)

April 28, 2017“Use of Optical Fibers for Structural Health Monitoring of Aircraft Components” – Prem Anand (M.A.Sc.)

May 1, 2017“Analysis and design of a solar-combisystem for high solar fraction Canadian housing with diurnal and seasonal water-based thermal stores” – Briana Kemery (M.A.Sc.)

May 2, 2017“Exploratory Experiments to Determine Effects of Injected Aerosolized Water, Hydrochloric Acid, and Sodium Chloride Solutions on Lab-Scale Flare Emissions” – Melina Jefferson (M.A.Sc.)

May 2, 2017“Predicting Interference Patterns between Offshore Wind Farms through Wake Analysis” – Melissa Matis (M.A.Sc.)

May 4, 2017 – “Design of a Troposkien Two-Bladed-Shifted Vertical Axis Wind Turbine” – Doma Hilewit (Ph.D. Comprehensive Exam)