Yichun Zhang, currently a 3rd year student in the College of Polymer Science and Engineering, Sichuan University in China, will join M3 Lab as a Mitacs Summer Research Internship student. The scope of his research will focus on the development of multifunctional polymer material system for energy harvesting applications.
Congratulation to Mohammadmehdi Aghelinjad, a Ph.D. candidate, of winning the Carswell Scholarship for 2017. The award is in recognition of him demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and his promise as a research leader. The Carswell Scholarship program was established in 2016 through a generous donation by Dr. Allan Carswell, an emeritus faculty member in the Faculty of Science, […]
Congratulation to Maryam Fashandi of winning the Excellence Award for Graduate Research as a Master’s student in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. Her thesis research focuses on the fabrication and characterization of 100% bio-based phase change material microcapsules for thermal energy storage and thermal management applications.
A journal paper recently submitted by Ph.D. candidate, Mohammadmehdi Aghelinejad, and Prof. Leung has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Applied Polymer Science (JAPS). This paper reports a novel but industrial viable material processing technique that can promote the thermoelectric performance of MWCNT/polymer nanocomposites by 600 times. JAPS is the largest peer-reviewed publication […]