Jenny Hill

Jenny is a PhD candidate in the Department of Civil Engineering, where her current research assesses the hydrological impacts of green roof design decisions. She belongs to the Low-Impact Development and Groundwater research groups at the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, and is a co-researcher in hydrology at the Green Roof Innovation Testing Laboratory at… Read more »

Arnab Dewanjee

Arnab Dewanjee completed his master’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto. Continuing his studies, Arnab is now a PhD candidate. His research is in the area of integrated silicon photonics and plasmonic devices, with a focus on efficient coupling mechanism of light from free space to specific mode of an optical… Read more »

Anam Qudrat

Anam Qudrat grew up in Toronto, Canada yearning to be an impetus of hope and positive change for her family and local community. She studied biomedical science and was mesmerized with the intricacies of the cell’s molecular machinery. Her project focuses on genetically engineering synthetic proteins to detect diseased cell states. Anam loves to both… Read more »

Ahmed Mezil

Ahmed studied Mechanical Engineering at the University of Waterloo’s co-op program, where he was awarded the Dean’s Leadership Award in 2011. He is now pursuing a MASc in Mechanical & Industrial Engineering at the University of Toronto, and is currently working as a researcher at the Toronto Rehab Institute. Ahmed works with researchers, scientists and… Read more »

Sina Monfared

Sina Monfared is pursuing a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Toronto, where he also received his Honours BASc in 2014. His research area is software-defined networking, focusing on several aspects of virtualizing computer networks, such as software-defined radio and providing security as a network service. Sina’s past leadership experience includes sitting… Read more »

Joel Loh Yi Yang

Joel Loh Yi Yang completed his master’s degree in Electrical & Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto, and is currently pursuing his PhD, focussing on renewable solar fuels and enhancing photonic absorption in photovoltaics. For his master’s thesis, he researched the design and fabrication of anti-reflective coatings on photovolatics to enhance photovoltaic power. In… Read more »

Tiffany Tong

Tiffany is a Master of Applied Science student in the Interactive Media Lab, part of the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the University of Toronto. Her current research focuses on novel applications in healthcare targeted towards the elderly. Her work concentrates on decision support tools that assist in the detection of cognitive status… Read more »

Janice Song

Janice is currently a third year PhD student working on shape memory materials for biomedical and clinical applications. She did her bachelor’s degree in Materials Science and Engineering and her master’s in Biomedical Engineering, both at the University of Toronto. She is now utilizing the knowledge and skills she gained in materials science and biology… Read more »

Kasra Rezaee

Kasra was born and raised in Tehran, Iran. He completed his undergraduate and master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering at the University of Tehran. He came to the University of Toronto in 2009 to pursue a PhD in Civil Engineering. He is currently working on freeway traffic control at the Intelligent Transportation Systems Centre and Testbed… Read more »

Sahar Pirooz Azad

Sahar was born and raised in Tehran, Iran. She completed her undergraduate and master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering at University of Tehran. She came to the University of Toronto in 2009 to pursue a PhD in Electrical Engineering. She has recently graduated and is currently a post-doctoral fellow in the energy group. Her PhD thesis… Read more »