Highly Qualified Personnel

Theme 1

An Fu

PhD Candidate, McGill University


Sub-project 1.1.1
Development of thermally stable aluminum alloys for LPB-AM

Jon Heirly

PhD Candidate, Dalhousie University


Sub-project 1.1.1
Development of thermally stable aluminum alloys for LPB-AM

Daniela Diaz

MASc Candidate, University of Alberta


Sub-project 1.1.1
Development of thermally stable aluminum alloys for LPB-AM

Matthew Harding

PDF, Dalhousie University


Sub-project 1.1.1
Development of thermally stable aluminum alloys for LPB-AM

Sub-project 1.1.2
Development of titanium alloys for LPB- and LPF-AM

Ryan Ley

Co-op, Dalhousie University


Sub-project 1.1.1
Development of thermally stable aluminum alloys for LPB-AM

Nick Gosse

Co-op, Dalhousie University


Sub-project 1.1.2
Development of titanium alloys for LPB- and LPF-AM

Denis Mutel

PhD Candidate, Universite Laval


Sub-project 1.1.3
Development of nickel alloys for LPB-AM

Sila Atabay

PhD Candidate, McGill University


Sub-project 1.1.4
Development of tool steels for LPB- and LPF-AM

Tejas Ramakrishnan

PhD Candidate, McGill University


Sub-project 1.1.5
Development of refractory metals for LPB-AM

Anastasia Wickeler

PhD Candidate, University of Toronto


Sub-project 1.2.1
Novel Composites for BJ-AM to Develop Foams-based Structures

Taylor Morrison

MASc Candidate, University of Toronto


Sub-project 1.2.1
Novel Composites for BJ-AM to Develop Foams-based Structures

Xuechen Shen

MASc Candidate, University of Toronto


Sub-project 1.2.1
Novel Composites for BJ-AM to Develop Foams-based Structures

Owen Craig

MASc Candidate, Dalhousie University


Sub-project 1.2.2
Alloy Alteration for Functionally Graded Materials (FGMs) used in LPF-AM

Aniruddha Das

MASc Candidate, McGill University


Sub-project 1.3.1
Recyclability of powder feedstocks for LPB-AM

Abdoul-Aziz Bogno

RA, University of Alberta


Sub-project 1.3.3
Cost-effective steel feedstocks for BJ-AM

Sub-project 1.1.1
Development of thermally stable aluminum alloys for LPB-AM

Theme 2

Farzaneh Farhang-Mehr

RA, The University of British Columbia


Sub-project 2.1.1
Beam-powder/melt pool interaction and energy transport: Experimental Validation

Eiko Nishimura

PhD, The University of British Columbia


Sub-project 2.1.2
Meso-Scale thermal field evolution in melt pool substrate

Pegah Pourabdollah

PhD, The University of British Columbia


Sub-project 2.1.4
Fast Process Thermal Field Evolution

Farhad Rahimi

MASc Candidate, The University of British Columbia


Sub-project 2.1.4
Fast Process Thermal Field Evolution

Zahra Abedy

MASc Candidate, University of Alberta


Sub-project 2.1.5
Microstructure Modeling and experimental validation

Daniela Diaz

MASc Candidate, University of Alberta


Sub-project 2.1.5
Microstructure Modeling and experimental validation

Jonas Valloton

RA, University of Alberta


Sub-project 1.3.3
Cost-effective steel feedstocks for BJ-AM

Farhad Rahimi

MASc Candidate, The University of British Columbia


Sub-project 2.1.4
Fast Process Thermal Field Evolution

Meet Upadhyay

MASc Candidate, The University of British Columbia


Sub-project 2.2.1
Fast Process Thernal Field Evolution

Baltej Rupal

PhD Candidate, University of Alberta


Sub-project 2.3.1
Pre-Processing for Dimensional Control

Asma El Elmi

PhD Candidate, McGill University


Sub-project 2.3.2
Lattice Structure Design for AM Processing

Ying Zhang

PhD Candidate, McGill University


Sub-project 2.3.2
Lattice Structure Design for AM Processing

Arman Khobzi

MASc Candidate, The University of British Columbia


Sub-project 2.1.1
Beam-powder/melt pool interaction and energy transport: Experimental Validation

Asmita Chakraborty

MASc Candidate, The University of British Columbia


Sub-project 2.1.4
Fast Process Thernal Field Evolution

Theme 3

Alex Martinez

PhD Candidate, University of Waterloo


Sub-project 3.1.4
Laser ultrasonic sensing for LPB and LPF

Alex Groen

MASc Candidate, University of Waterloo


Sub-project 3.2.1
Knowledge-based lumped models for LPB and LPF systems

Katayoon Taherkhani

PhD Candidate, University of Waterloo


Sub-project 3.2.2
Intelligent controllers development

Gitanjali Shanbhag

PhD Candidate, University of Waterloo


Sub-project 3.3.1
Measurement system development and validation of combined powder spread linked with sintering model

Sub-project 3.3.2
Closed-loop control of compaction density and experimental validation

Scott Parks

MASc Candidate, The University of British Columbia


Sub-project 3.4.1
Combined trajectory optimization and thermal analytical models

Varun Jacob-John

MASc Candidate, The University of British Columbia


Sub-project 3.4.1
Combined trajectory optimization and thermal analytical models

Graham Williamson

MEng Candidate, The University of British Columbia


Sub-project 3.4.1
Combined trajectory optimization and thermal analytical models

Heba Elsayed Farag

PhD Candidate, University of Waterloo


Sub-project 3.1.3
Development of non-contact dynamic melt pool characteristic measurement via radiometric monitoring for LPB and LFB-AM

Theme 4

Yuze Sam Huang

PhD Candidate, University of Waterloo


Sub-project 4.1.1
Magnetically driven vacuum-based powder delivery processing head for LPF-AM

Ken Nsiempba

MASc Candidate, University of Waterloo


Sub-project 4.1.1
Magnetically driven vacuum-based powder delivery processing head for LPF-AM

Mohammad Mashagbeh

PDF, University of Waterloo


Sub-project 4.1.2
Levitated additive manufacturing

Ahmed Moussa

PhD Candidate, McGill University


Sub-project 4.2.1
AM for orthopaedic and implants technologies

Tang Yunlong

PhD Candidate, McGill University


Sub-project 4.2.2
Development of smart molds with embedded optical sensors and conformal channels

Marzieh Nodeh

PhD Candidate, Dalhousie University


Sub-project 4.3.2
Direct Manufacturing of FGM molds using LPF-AM

Zhila Russel

PhD Candidate, Dalhousie University


Sub-project 4.4.1
Repair strategies with LPF-AM

Fatih Sikan

PhD Candidate, McGill University


Sub-project 4.4.2
Repair Strategies using E-Beam