Research Chairs

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Canada Research Chairs

Canada Research Chairs – Tier I

NameDepartmentField of Research
Mark Daymond Mechanical & Materials Engineering Mechanics of Materials
A. Jeffrey Giacomin Chemical Engineering Rheology
Praveen Jain Electrical & Computer Engineering Telecom Power Electronics
Ian Moore Civil Engineering Infrastructure Engineering
Ugo Piomelli Mechanical & Materials Engineering Computational Turbulence
Kerry Rowe Civil Engineering Civil & Geoenvironmental Engineering
David Thomson Mathematics & Engineering Statistics & Signal Processing

Canada Research Chairs – Tier II

NameDepartmentField of Research
Pascale Champagne Civil Engineering Bioresources Engineering
Andy Take Civil Engineering Geotechnical Engineering
Ying Zou Electrical & Computer Engineering Software Evolution

Queen's Research Chairs

NameDepartmentField of Research
John Cartledge Electrical & Computer Engineering Fibre-Optic Communications
Andrew Daugulis Chemical Engineering Biochemical and Cell Culture Engineering
Randy Ellis School of Computing
Mechanical and Materials Engineering
New Technologies for Computer-Assisted Surgery

NSERC Chairs

NameDepartmentField of Research
Mark Daymond Mechanical & Materials Engineering Nuclear Materials

Named Chairs and Professorships

NameDepartmentField of Research
Brian Amsden Chemical Engineering Donald & Joan McGeachy Chair in Biomoedical Engineering
Laeeque Daneshmend Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining Noranda-Falconbridge Chair in Mine-Mechanical Engineering
Amir Fam Civil Engineering Donald & Sarah Munro Chair in Engineering & Applied Science
Brian Frank Electrical & Computer Engineering DuPont Canada Chair in Engineering Education, Research & Development
Vacant Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining Helen & Arthur Stollery Professor in Mining Engineering & Geological Engineering
Steve McKinnon Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining Chair in Mine Design, Government of Ontario
Mario Morin Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining Kinross Professorship in Mining Health & Safety
Scott Parent Chemical Engineering Hazell Research Professor in Chemical Design & Innovation