Posts Categorized: DEEP Summer Instructor 2018

Prangon Dey Swachha

Prangon Dey Swachha is currently working as a Software Developer for Indigo for his Professional Experience Year (PEY Co-op) placement before returning to complete the final year of his degree (Engineering Science with a focus on Aerospace Engineering) from U of T Engineering. Prangon’s aspirations include medical school, space exploration, and he is interested in… Read more »

Tony Mayadunne

Anthony Mayadunne is a lecturer in Finance at Rotman School of Management at U of T, and the Schulich School of business at York University. He also teaches Engineering Economics at U of T’s Faculty of Engineering and at University of Waterloo. Tony is passionate about teaching students how to learn in different environments on… Read more »

Nikhil Narayanan

Nikhil is a graduate student at the Institute for Aerospace Studies. He is passionate about teaching, the aviation industry and aircraft in general. Nikhil enjoys music, comedy and reading in his spare time. Courses DEEP Spring Seminar Series Driving Forces in Modern Aircraft Design DEEP Summer Academy Driving Forces in Modern Aircraft Design Back to… Read more »

Yasamin Kazemi

Yasamin Kazemi is a fourth year PhD candidate in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering department at University of Toronto. She received her MSc from Department of Chemical Engineering at Laval University (Quebec, Canada). Her research experience covers a broad area of polymer engineering. Yasamin is a recipient of the Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGS… Read more »

Nik Kuzmic

Nikola Kuzmic received his Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Ryerson University. During his undergraduate studies he worked on numerical modelling of heat transfer in underground source heat pump systems. Currently, he is integrating math with experimental biology to build a computational model of tumour-induced blood vessel growth. He is excited to be part of… Read more »

Shawn Xiong

Shawn is currently completing his Ph.D. study in Biochemistry, in which he uses X-rays to visualize protein structures and investigate the structure-function duality of the biology. He is passionate about teaching and Higher Education. In this capacity, Shawn has taught and TAed several biochemistry undergraduate courses and one graduate learning module. In addition, he also… Read more »

Peter Murphy

Peter is a graduate student member of SOCAAR (Southern Ontario Center for Atmospheric Aerosol Research). He specializes in smart city design and high spatial resolution air quality research. He has worked in a number of diverse fields at several major companies (P&G, IBM…) and is a certified project manager. His personal interests include sports, video… Read more »

Noosheen Walji

Noosheen is currently a PhD candidate in Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Toronto. In 2013, she completed her undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering at U of T, and in 2015 she finished her Master of Applied Science degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. Noosheen is driven… Read more »

Negar Balaghi

Negar is currently an Engineering Science student at University of Toronto, specializing in Biomedical Systems and Regenerative Medicine. Her studies include conducting research on embryonic morphogenesis using Drosophila as a model organism. In her spare time, she enjoys reading graphic novels, knitting, and jigsaw puzzles. Courses DEEP Spring Seminar Series Techniques in Cell Biology Research… Read more »

Moein Shayegannia

Moein Shayegannia is a PhD student in the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto. He was a DEEP instructor during summer 2017 for the course: Science of Optics. Moein has been a teaching assistant for several courses in the ECE department including: fundamentals of optics, fields and waves, electromagnetics, linear… Read more »