Alumni

 

Post-Doctoral Fellows & Visiting Scholars

Yanting (100x100) Dr. Yanting Guo – Post-Doctoral Fellow – 08/2014 to 06/2017

Research Topic: Thermally Conductive Polymer through Molecular Chain Alignment and Crystal Modification

Reza-100x100 Dr. Reza Ahmadzadeh – Post-Doctoral Fellow – 10/2015 to 09/2016

Research Topic: Development of PVDF with Enhanced Piezoelectric Properties

RichardLee-100x100 Dr. Richard Lee – Visiting Scholar – 04/2016 to 10/2016

Research Topic: Crystallization Behaviours of PVDF under Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Environment

Master’s Students

Parisa Parisa Ghariniyat – Master’s Graduate – 09/2015 to -01/2018

Thesis Topic: Development of TPU-hBN Composite Foams with Enhanced Effective Thermal Conductivity

Maryam Maryam Fashandi – Master’s Graduate – 09/2015 to 11/2017

(2016-2017 The Excellence Award for Graduate Research, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Lassonde School of Engineering)
Thesis Topic: Design & Fabrication of 100% Bio-Based PCM Microcapusles for Thermal Energy Storage

weiqing-100x100 Weiqing Fang – Master’s Graduate – 09/2013 to 12/2015

Thesis Topic: Electrical Conductivity & Piezoresistivity of Polymer-CNT Nanocomposites

Hao-100x100 Ding Hao – Master’s Graduate – 10/2013 to 01/2016

Thesis Topic: Development of Thermally Conductive Polymer Material Systems

Undergraduate Students

Florence Yip Florence Yip – McMaster U, Chemical Engineering Yr 1 – 05/2016 to 08/2016

Project: Effect of Thermal History on the Piezoelectric Property of PVDF

Yichun Zhang-150x150 Yichun Zhang – Sichuan University, China, Macromolecular Materials & Engineering Yr 3 – 06/2017 to 08/2017
(2017 Mitacs Globalink Research Internship)

Project: Development of Thermoelectric Energy Harvesting Materials 

Mohammad-Khan-100x100 Mohammad Khan – York U, Mechanical Engineering Yr 1 – 05/2016 to 08/2016

Project: Fabrication of Thermoelectric Polymer Nanocomposite Foams  (with Sandra Younis)

NashuaLuk-100x100 Nashua Luk – McMaster U, Mechatronic Engineering Yr 1 – 05/2016 to 08/2016

Project: Effects of Molding Process on the Crystallization Behaviours of PVDF  

Phil-100x100 Phil – York U, Civil Engineering Yr 1 – 05/2016 to 06/2016

Project: Thermally Conductive Polymer Composites Filled with Hexagonal Boron Nitride 

Sandra-100x100 Sandra Younis – York U, Engineering (Undecided) Yr 1 – 05/2016 to 08/2016

Project: Fabrication of Thermoelectric Polymer Nanocomposite Foams (with Mohammad Khan)

Maira-Zafar-100x100 Maira Zafar – York U, Engineering (Undecided) Yr 1 – 05/2016 to 08/2016

Project: Microencapsulation of Phase Change Materials

Nicolas - 100x100 Nicolas Casali – York U, Mechanical Engineering Yr 1 – 04/2015 to 08/2015
(Lassonde Undergraduate Research Award Holder)

Project: Development of Flexible Thermal Conductive Materials (with Qinyi Wang)

Male Student (100x100) Marco Chu – U of Toronto, Engineering Science Yr 1 – 04/2015 to 08/2015

Project: Design and Fabrication of Thermally Conductive UHMWPE-hBN Composite Foams

Andrew Ilersich - 100x100 Andrew Ilersich – U of Toronto, Engineering Science Yr 1 – 04/2015 to 08/2015

Project: Modelling of Electrical Conductivity of Polymer-CNT Nanocomposite Foams

Syyed Mohammad (100x100) Syyed Mohammad – York U, Mechanical Engineering Yr 1 – 04/2015 to 08/2015

Project: Development of Electrically Conductive PLA/CNT Polymer Nanocomposites

Male Student (100x100) Morris Tsun-Hong – U of Toronto, Engineering Science Yr 1 – 04/2015 to 08/2015

Project: Design and Implementation of Cooling and Straining Modules for Microstructuring of Polymeric Material Systems

Qinyi - 100x100 Qinyi Wang – York U, Electrical Engineering Yr 1 – 04/2015 to 08/2015

Project: Development of Flexible Thermal Conductive Materials (with Nicolas Casali)

Shailin - 100x100 Shailin Gosalia – U of Toronto, B.A.Sc. Mechanical Engineering – 04/2014 to 07/2014

Project: Characterization of Electrically Conductive Polymer Nanocomposites

Esther -100x100 Esther Hwiwon Jang – U of Toronto, Engineering Science Yr 1 – 04/2014 to 08/2014

Project: Modelling of Electrical Conductivity of Polymer-CNT Nanocomposites

Diana - 100x100 Eun Song Diana Lee – York U, Software Engineering Yr 1 – 04/2014 to 08/2014

Project: Fabrication of Thermally Conductive Polymer Nanocomposites

JianLuca - 100x100 Gianluca Roberts – U of Toronto, Engineering Science Yr 2 – 04/2013 to 08/2013 & 04/2014 to 08/2014

Project: Design and Implementation of Thermally Conductive Analyzer

anton-100x100 Anton Sitkovets – York U, Electrical Engineering Yr 1 – 04/2014 to 08/2014
(NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award Holder)

Project: Design and Fabrication of Thermally Conductive Composites

April -100x100 Yuxiao (April) Wang – U of Toronto, Engineering Science Yr 2 – 04/2013 to 03/2014

Project: Modelling of Electrical Conductivity of Polymer-CNT Nanocomposites

Helen - 100x100 Helen Song – U of Toronto, Mechanical Engineering Yr 2 – 04/2013 to 03/2014

Project: Gas-Enhanced Bonding of Thermoplastics Polymer (with Anastasia Aubeeluck)