Faculty

NameAreaContact
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Structural dynamics, Mechanical vibrations, Modal analysis, Dynamics and vibrations of machine tools, modelling of machining processes for Virtual Machining Systems, Process optimization for high performance machining
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 539
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Applications of micro- and nanotechnologies for biomedical engineering (Bio-MEMS) and energy, tissue engineering, organs-on-chip, microfluidics and sustainable energy
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 533
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Nanoscale materials, mechanics and transport, nanoscale synthesis and fabrication techniques, fluid and biomedical sensor development, energy and sustainable development
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 521
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Manufacturing automation, design, sensor systems
Office: Engineering Lab Wing, Room B133
Acting Chair, Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Underwater vehicle, dynamics and control, finite element methods.
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 531
Undergraduate Program Director, Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Haptics, mechatronics, robotics, dynamics and control
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 541
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Multidisciplinary design optimization, wind turbine analysis and design, variable fidelity aerodynamic and structural modelling, sustainable energy systems
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 537
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Biomedical systems design, MEMS (micro-electromechanical systems), mechatronics, robotics and automation
Office: Engineering Office Wing, EOW 517
Associate Professor (Program Director Biomedical Engineering)
MENG
Biomechanics and biomedical instrumentation and focuses on understanding mechanisms of traumatic injury in contexts spanning civilian life, sports and defense.
Office: EOW 225
Biomedical Engineering Program Director, Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Biomedical engineering, biomechanics, injury biomechanics, instrumentation, protection and armour
Office: EOW 225
Professor, Canada Research Chair in Energy System Design and Computational Modelling
Mechanical Engineering
Fluid dynamics, transport phenomena, fuel cell technology
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 525
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Integrated multiphysics modelling, simulation and global optimization, next generation hybrid electric vehicles and fuel cell systems, optimal 5-axis CNC tool path generation, smart grid, green ship, and intelligent systems
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 523
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Crystal growth, transport phenomena, advanced materials
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 235
Assistant Teaching Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Office: EOW 503
Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Orthopaedic biomechanics: in-vitro experimentation and in-silico modelling, orthopaedic device design, integration of biomechanical models and mechatronic systems, patient-specific biomechanically-informed surgical planning
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 515
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Crystal growth, electron microscopy, confocal holography
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 337
Dean of Engineering and Computer Science, Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Theoretical and experimental advancement of surface science and microfluidic technologies
Office: EOW 248
Assistant Teaching Professor
MENG
Her teaching interests include materials science, 3D printing, bioprinting, biosensors, and microfluidics.
Office: EOW 331
Professor (Faculty of Engineering Dean)
MENG
Theoretical and experimental advancement of surface science and microfluidic technologies.
Office: EOW 248
Graduate Program Director, Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Continuum mechanics, computational mechanics, mechanics of shells and thin films, material evolution, mechanics of high-strength fabric materials, biomechanics, multi-scale modelling, Cosserat media
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 507
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Autonomous vehicles and robots, Control systems, Artificial intelligence, machine learning, computer vision, expert systems, MEMS and wearables in intelligent transportation and advanced manufacturing systems.
Office: EOW 548
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Unsteady flows, flow-acoustic coupling, fluid-structure interactions
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 529
Assistant Teaching Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Materials science, 3D printing, bioprinting, biosensors, tissue engineering, and microfluidics
Office: EOW 331
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Thermodynamics, energy systems, cryogenics, heat transfer
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 527
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Systems and control, networked and distributed control systems, MPC and distributed MPC, mechatronics, navigation and control of autonomous vehicles, optimization and control of energy systems
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 519
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Non-equilibrium thermodynamics, kinetic theory of gases, microscale transport, aerosol coagulation
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 511
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Multidisciplinary design optimization, computational and experimental mechanics with application to aerospace structures and systems
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 509
Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Disturbance modelling in forested regions, sustainable urban development of water resources, climate change impacts and analysis using artificial neural networks, pollutant dispersion modelling in rivers and nearshore regions
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 543
Acting Director of Biomedical Engineering, Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Biomedical engineering, tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, biomaterials scaffolds for controlling stem cell differentiation
Office: Engineering Office Wing, Room 513

Axsen-John, PhD, University of California

Dumas-Guy, PhD, California Institute of Technology

Khan-Usman, PhD, University of Victoria

Rakhsha-Ramtin, PhD, University of Victoria

Riahi-Keywan, PhD, Graz University of Technology

Robertson, Dr. Bryson, University of Guelph

Sawicki, Dr. Barbara, Jagiellonian University

David S. Scott, BSc, MSc (Queen’s), PhD (Northw), PEng

Yury Stepanenko, DipEng (Moscow Inst of Machine Tool Eng), Candidate of Science (Moscow Eng Res Inst), DSc (Academy of Science, USSR)

Geoffrey W. Vickers, DipEng (Birm), MSc, PhD (Manc), PEng, CEng

Susan Fiddler, BMus (Victoria), Mechanical Engineering Cooperative Education Coordinator

Calvin Tripp, BASc (Waterloo), Mechanical Engineering Cooperative Education Coordinator

James Bartlett - cjamesbartlett@uvic.ca

Gerald Fuller - ggf@stanford.edu

Robert Nishida -

James Tyrwhitt-Drake -

Kaveh Nazeri -

Hamidreza Jahandideh -​

Yaser Mohammadi -

Kunwu Zhang -

Orhan Attabay - 

Ash Senini - asenini@uvic.ca

Rasoul Sohouli - 

Vahid Ahsani -

Carlos Correia, Lic., (Porto), PhD (Paris)