MAME

Offices are located in the Ed Lumley Centre for Engineering Innovation (CEI).

Adjunct Professors
Cross-appointments
Limited Term Appointments
Professors Emeriti

Dr. Walid Abdul-Kader

Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 2608
Kader@uwindsor.ca
Office: 3018 CEI

Research Interests
- Sustainable manufacturing systems, virtual factory design
- Performance optimization
- Modelling of manufacturing / remanufacturing systems
- Reverse Logistics Network 

Dr. Ahmet Alpas

Professor
NSERC/GM Research Chair
519-253-3000 ext. 2602
aalpas@uwindsor.ca
Office: 2154 CEI

Research Interests
- Microstructure-mechanical property relationships
- Deformation & fracture mechanism
- Wear of materials & wear resistant coatings
- Plasma sprayed coatings, PVD coatings, galvannealed steels & metal matrix composites

Dr. William Altenhof

Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 2619
altenh1@uwindsor.ca
Office: 2141 CEI

Research Interests
- Crashworthiness, impact testing, Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
- Experimental (destructive) testing, stress analysis
- Mechanical material testing & characterization under quasi-static & dynamic loading conditions
- Dynamics, machine design

Dr. Ahmed Azab

Associate Professor
519-253 3000 ext. 4958/5771
azab@uwindsor.ca
Office: 3027/1183 CEI

Research interests
- Production planning and scheduling
- Computer assisted process and assembly planning
- Sustainable product design and assessment
- Facility layout problem

Dr. Randy Bowers

Dr. R. Bowers

Associate Professor
Associate Dean, Academic

519-253-3000 ext. 2601
rbowers@uwindsor.ca
Office: 2146 CEI

Research Interests
- Steel & welding in support of North American industry & infrastructure
- Engineering education

Dr. Jeff Defoe

Assistant Professor
Office:  Room 2172, CEI
Email: jdefoe@uwindsor.ca
Telephone:  (519) 253-3000 ext. 5961
 
Research Interests
- Development & implementation of simplified models of fans & compressors for use in numerical simulations
- Assessment of the impact of non-uniform flows on the aerodynamic & acoustic performance of turbomachines
- Use of combined numerical & experimental approaches to gain insight into key physical mechanisms governing turbomachine & general fluid flow behavior
 
 

Dr. Afsaneh Edrisy

Dr. a. Edrisy

Associate Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 2622
edrisy@uwindsor.ca
Office: 2155 CEI

Research Interests
- Tribology & fatigue of light weight alloys/composites for automotive & aerospace
- Microstructures and mechanical properties relationship
- Mechanical characterization of thin films & coatings
- Titanium and aluminum alloys

Dr. Hoda ElMaraghy

Distinguished University Professor
519-253 3000 ext. 5034
hae@uwindsor.ca
Office: 3020 CEI

Research Interests
- Enablers of changeable, reconfigurable and flexible manufacturing systems
- Co-evolution and co-development of products and manufacturing systems for economic and energy sustainability
- Product design, customization and variety managing
- Intelligent manufacturing systems, industry 4.0 enablers and learning factories

Dr. Waguih ElMaraghy

Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 3431
wem@uwindsor.ca
Office: 3015 CEI

Research Interests
- Design & development of smart products & systems
- Complexity management in design & manufacturing
- Sustainable & changeable products, systems & supply chains

Dr. Amir Fartaj

Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 2618
fartaj@uwindsor.ca
Office: 2140 CEI

Research Interests
- Vehicle Thermal Management
- Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration (HVACR)
- Nano Fluids, Heat Exchangers
- Phase Change Materials (PCM), Battery Thermal Management