Congratulations to Mengqian for her publication of “An analytical study of the plasticity of sandwich honeycomb panels subjected to low-velocity impact”. Her work was co-supervised by Prof. Kim, Prof. Mechefske, and Prof. Wowk. We look forward to your future work and publications!
The article can be found at: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2018.12.071
Luke Ryan has published his paper on “A multiobjective topology optimization approach for cost and time minimization in additive manufacturing” to the International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering.
Luke’s work can be found at : https://doi.org/10.1002/nme.6017
Congratulations to many of our students on earning various scholarships. We are all proud to see your hard work pay-off, keep up the excellent work!
Benjamin Blackford: NSERC Scholarship
Kevin Fritz: R.S. McLaughlin Award
Stephen Roper: OGS (Ontario Graduate Scholarship)
Luke Crispo: OGS
Emily Dowdell: OGS
Kevin Conklin: QEII Graduate Scholarship
Evan Munroe: Zurbrigg Memorial Scholarship
Congratulations to Dr. Kim on his recent appointment as an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics & Statistics at McMaster University!
Congratulations to Jaryd Traer who has successfully defended his masters thesis on “High Fidelity Additive Manufacturing Process Modelling for Residual Stress and Deformation”. Jaryd has contributed heavily to the SMSD group and will be missed. We wish you success in your future endeavours!
Congratulations to Rubens Bohrer, Kevin Conklin, Luke Crispo, and Evan Munroe on joining the SMSD lab!
Rubens is pursuing his PhD in SMSD, he received his MASc at Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica and spent 5 years as a development engineer at Embraer S.A..
Kevin, Luke, and Evan all earned their BASc at Queen’s Applied Science in mechanical engineering, and have decided to continue their studies as MASc students in SMSD.
Congratulations Stephen on receiving the Brass Wrench Award for the second year in a row! “Brass Wrench” Teaching Assistant Award, selected by fourth year mechanical engineering students for outstanding contribution to MECH 465.
Congratulations Daozhong on your publication of “Multi-material topology optimization for practical lightweight design” in Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization!
The publication can be found here: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00158-018-1953-z
Congratulations to Luke Ryan and Christopher Woischwill who have both successfully defended their masters theses on “Finite Element Analysis of Nanometal-Polymer Hybrids with Experimental Validation“ and “Large Scale Topology Optimization”. Luke and Chris have both made great contributions to the lab in their time spent in the SMSD group. We wish you all the best with your future endeavours!
Dr. Kim and the members from the SMSD lab would like to congratulate one of our new alumni Christopher Woischwill on starting his career at General Motors Canada!
Chris, we are positive that you will be an excellent addition to the GM team. You have done a fine job in SMSD for many years and sure deserve the position in new job that they are giving you. Congratulations, it will be a great experience for you!