Erica Attard

Erica Attard
Master's student
Civil Engineering
Office: UH5 122

BEng (Toronto Metropolitan University)

Area of expertise

Energy system modeling, decarbonization, data visualization, electrification, renewable energy

Erica graduated from Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University) with a Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering in 2022. While there, she was the Team Captain and Engineering Lead of the Toronto Metropolitan Formula Racing (TMFR) team and lead the team to compete their first electric vehicle in the 2022 FSAE Michigan Competition. She also participated in two research assistantships focused on geothermal energy and human factors integration. Through these positions, she gained extensive knowledge in engineering design, manufacturing methods, data post-processing, inclusive design, interdisciplinary collaboration, and leadership. Currently, she is interested in improving data communication via enhanced data visualization techniques. Outside of research, she enjoys hiking, baking and traveling.