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Dr. Jalal Ahamed

Dr. Jalal Ahamed

Associate​ Professor
519-253-3000 ext. 2682
Office: 2152 CEI


  • PhD (University of Toronto)-2012
  • MASc (University of Toronto)-2006

Research Interests

  • Micro/nano-electromechanical (MEMS/NEMS) based sensors and actuators
  • Micro/nano-fluidic based lab-on-a-chip for biological analysis
  • Micro/nano-fabrication, testing and characterization
  • Mechatronics and Controls

Professional Affiliations


Selected Publications

  • Tianyi Zhao and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "Pseudo-Zero Velocity Re-Detection Double Threshold Zero-Velocity Update (ZUPT) for Inertial Sensor-Based Pedestrian Navigation," in IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 21, no. 12, pp. 13772-13785, 15 June, 2021.

  • Payman Rajai and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "Modeling of Nonlinear Dynamics and Temperature Stability of Doped Silicon Micro resonators," in IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, vol. 68, no. 6, pp. 2957-2964, June 2021.

  • Wang, H., Vu, S., Pignanelli, J., Abdel, T., Trant, J. F., Mahshid, S., Rondeau-Gagné, S., Ahamed, M. J., "Fabrication and Characterization of Autonomously Self-Healable and Stretchable Soft Microfluidics," Advanced Sustainable Systems, 2100074, 2021.

  • Gnanesh Nagesh, Hualong Wang, David Ting and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed. "Development of a rapid manufacturable microdroplet generator with pneumatic control,"  Microsystem Technologies, vol. 27, pp. 3095–3103, 2021.

  • Nabeel Khan and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "Design and development of a MEMS butterfly resonator using synchronizing beam and out of plane actuation," Microsystem Technologies, vol. 26, pp. 1643–1652, 2020.

  • Matthew Straeten and Mohammed Jalal Ahamed, "Intuitive ultrasonic INS augmentation for pedestrian path tracking and navigation," Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, vol 299, pp.111641, 2019.