See project info below. Click on project title to obtain more details.

Please note: if you are interested in a particular area or project that is not listed below, please directly contact Lassonde Faculty members to get more information about the possibility of doing a research project in their lab this summer.

 

Supervisor: Dr. Robert Allison        

Department: EECS         

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Human-computer interaction in virtual environments and digital media

 

Supervisor: Dr. Alidad Amirfazli

Department: Mechanical

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Development of a liquid lens

 

Supervisor: Dr. Alidad Amirfazli

Department: Mechanical

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Developing and testing hardware to control a liquid dispensing system

 

Supervisor: Dr. Alidad Amirfazli

Department: Mechanical

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Study of drop impact onto a flexible beam for energy harvesting applications

 

Supervisor: Dr. Costas Armenakis

Department: ESSE

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) accurate positioning for Real Time Kinematic (RTK) GNSS

 

Supervisor: Dr. Melanie Baljko

Department: EECS

Program: LURA

Project title: ENAbling MEdia for Literacy: Develop and evaluate digital technologies

 

Supervisor: Dr. Melanie Baljko

Department: EECS

Program: LURA

Project title: Accessibility and Pharmaceuticals

 

Supervisor: Dr. Michael Brown

Department: EECS

Program: LURA

Project title: Designing custom camera imaging applications for mobile devices

 

Supervisor: Dr. Alekander Czekanski     

Department: Mechanical

Program: NSERC USRA

Project title: Effect of strain rate and printing parameters on the mechanical performance of 3D printed elastomers

 

Supervisor: Dr. Alekander Czekanski     

Department: Mechanical

Program: NSERC USRA

Project title: Testing and modelling of the elastomers in tension at high strain rates

 

Supervisor: Dr. Alekander Czekanski     

Department: Mechanical

Program: LURA

Project title: Vibration control and damping In shock testing of materials

 

Supervisor: Dr. Andrew Eckford

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Signal processing for optogenetics

 

Supervisor: Dr. Ahmed Eldyasti

Department: Civil

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Developing an economical, robust and efficient process to recover chemical resources

 

Supervisor: Dr. Hany Farag

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Simulation of electric transit buses for power system studies

 

Supervisor: Dr. Hany Farag

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Power factor correction of Keele Campus micro-grid

 

Supervisor: Dr. Ebrahim Ghafar-Zadeh

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Development of a microfluidic system for Zebra-fish brain studies

 

Supervisor: Dr. Ebrahim Ghafar-Zadeh

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Design, implement, & characterize a graphical interface system for Age-related Macular Degeneration detection

 

Supervisor: Dr. Ebrahim Ghafar-Zadeh

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Design and implementation of an embedded system for monitoring infant health

 

Supervisor: Dr. Gerd Grau

Department: EECS

Program: LURA

Project title: Fabrication and simulation of a microfluidic chip

 

Supervisor: Dr. Gerd Grau

Department: EECS

Program: LURA

Project title: Automatic optimization of pattern printing

 

Supervisor: Dr. Mojgan Jadidi   

Department: ESSE

Program: LURA

Project title: Big transit data analytical system

 

Supervisor: Dr. Mojgan Jadidi   

Department: ESSE

Program: LURA

Project title: 3D database design and 3D data visualization

 

Supervisor: Dr. Michael Jenkin & Dr. Patrick Dymond     

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM) aided by a single unique directional landmark

 

Supervisor: Dr. Michael Jenkin & Dr. Patrick Dymond     

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Distributed leader election algorithms for simple robots

 

Supervisor: Dr. Hui Jiang            

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Using neural models for natural language processing

 

Supervisor: Dr. Hui Jiang            

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Machine learning approaches to extract information from web data

 

Supervisor: Dr. Hossein Kassiri 

Department: EECS

Program: LURA

Project title: Development of various Verilog codes to control an implantable microelectronic brain machine interface chip

 

Supervisor: Dr. Hossein Kassiri

Department: EECS

Program: LURA

Project title: Development of a low-cost wearable brain monitoring device

 

Supervisor: Dr. Usman Khan     

Department: Civil

Program: LURA

Project title: Flood mechanisms in urban areas

                            

Supervisor: Dr. Burton Ma         

Department: EECS

Program: LURA

Project title: Deep learning semantic segmentation algorithm for liver segmentation

 

Supervisor: Dr. Burton Ma         

Department: EECS

Program: LURA

Project title: Investigating a novel approach to solving the Perspective-n-Point problem

 

Supervisor: Dr. Andrew Maxwell

Department: BEST/Mechanical

Program: LURA

Project title: Technology entrepreneurship

 

Supervisor: Dr. Jinjun Shan

Department: ESSE

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Development of a 2-D imaging Fabry-Perot spectrometer to measure greenhouse gases

 

Supervisor: Dr. Franck van Breugel        

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Write code and prove it correct with Dafny

 

Supervisor: Dr. Franck van Breugel        

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Runtime for airspace Concept evaluation

Supervisor: Dr. Natalija Vlajic

Department:  EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Analysis and prevention of fraud in affiliate marketing networks

 

Supervisor: Dr. Richard Wildes

Department: EECS

Program: NSERC USRA, LURA

Project title: Building the world’s largest dynamic scenes video database