Dr. Waguih ElMaraghy

Dr. Waguih ElMaraghy

519-253-3000 ext. 3431
Office: 3015 CEI


  • Doctorate, Mechanical Engineering, McMaster University
  • Master's Thesis, Mechanical Engineering, McMaster University
  • Bachelor's Honours, Mechanical Engineering, Cairo University

Research Interests

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

Professional Affiliations

  • P.Eng., Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) Canada
  • Fellow, Canadian Academy for Engineering (CAE)
  • Fellow, Engineers Canada (FEC)
  • Fellow, International Academy for Production Research (CIRP)
  • Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME)
  • Fellow, Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering (CSME)
  • Fellow, Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)

Selected Publications

  • ElMaraghy W, ElMaraghy H, Tomiyama T, Monostori L, 2012. Complexity in Engineering Design and Manufacturing. Keynote Paper, CIRP Annals-Manufacturing Technology, 61 (2): 793 – 814.
  • ElMaraghy H, Schuh G, ElMaraghy W, Piller F, Schönsleben P, Tseng M, Bernard A, 2013. Product Variety Management. Keynote Paper, CIRP Annals – Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 62/2, pp. 629-652.
  • ElMaraghy W, ElMaraghy H, 2014. A New Engineering Design Paradigm –The Quadruple Bottom Line (Keynote paper), 24th CIRP Design Conference, Milan, Italy, 14-16 April. Procedia CIRP Volume 21, Elesevier, 2014, oi:10.1016/j.procir.2014.06.145. 24th CIRP
  • Al-Zaher, A., ElMaraghy W, 2013. Design of reconfigurable automotive framing system Keynote Paper, CIRP Annals-Manufacturing Technology, Volume 62 /1, pp. 491–494.
  • ElMaraghy W, 2009, Knowledge Management In Collaborative Engineering. Inaugural Issue of the Journal of Collaborative Engineering (IJCE). 1(1-2): 114-124.