Our People

Meet the faculty in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences' five academic units: Department of Chemistry, School of Computer Science, School of Engineering, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, and Department of Physics.

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Assistant Professor

School of Engineering

Phone: (519) 824-4120 ext. 56933

Email: aelsay01@uoguelph.ca

Office: THRN 2523

Keywords: Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Materials, Automotive Materials, Light Metals, Materials Processing, Metal Casting, Solidification

Assistant Professor

School of Engineering

Phone: (519) 824-4120 ext. 58973

Email: melsharq@uoguelph.ca

Office: RICH 3513

Keywords: Mechanical Engineering, Thermodynamics, Heat and Mass Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Geothermal Energy, Salinity Gradient Energy, Refrigeration Systems, Sustainable Energy Systems, Seawater Desalination, Water Thermophysical Properties, Heat and Mass Exchangers, Waste Energy Recovery

Zeny Feng

Associate Professor, Graduate Coordinator

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Phone: (519) 824-4120 ext. 53294

Email: zfeng@uoguelph.ca

Office: MACN 540

Keywords: Statistical Genetics, Statistical Bioinformatics, Sequencing Data Analysis, Big Data Analysis, Infectious Disease Modelling, Longitudinal Data Analysis

Associate Professor

School of Computer Science

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Associate Professor

School of Engineering

Phone: 519-824-4120 ext: 52431

Email: gadsden@uoguelph.ca

Office: THRN 2411

Keywords: Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Intelligent Control Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Mechatronics, Robotics, Intelligent Agricultural Systems, Machine Learning, Data Science, Green Technology

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Professor, Department Chair

Department of Physics

Phone: (519) 824-4120 ext. 52192

Email: garrettp@uoguelph.ca

Office: MACN220

Keywords: Nuclear Physics, Nuclear Spectroscopy, Gamma-ray Detection, Neutron Detection, Charged-particle Detection, Nuclear Instrumentation, Nuclear Reactions, Beta-decay, Collective and Single-particle Excitations in Nuclei

Associate Professor

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

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Associate Professor

Department of Physics

Phone: (519) 824-4120 ext. 53992

Email: rgellert@uoguelph.ca

Office: MACN 450

Keywords: Applied Physics, Mars Exploration, Geochemistry, Geology of Mars, Planetology, X-ray Spectroscopy, Electronics and Detector Technology, Data Analysis, Physics Modelling, Radiation Physics

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Associate Professor

Department of Physics

Phone: (519) 824-4120 ext. 56755

Email: gezerlis@uoguelph.ca

Office: MACN 219

Keywords: Nuclear Theory, Nuclear Structure, Nuclear Astrophysics, Quantum Many-body Theory, Neutron Stars, Ultracold Atomic Gases, Fermions

Associate Professor

Department of Chemistry

Phone: (519) 824-4120 ext. 56708

Email: kghandi@uoguelph.ca

Office: MACN 314 A

Keywords: Physical Chemistry, Instrumentation, Nanotechnology, Green Chemistry, Energy Transformation, Material Science, Health

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School of Engineering

Phone: (519) 824-4120 ext. 58451

Email: bgharaba@uoguelph.ca

Office: THRN 2417

Keywords: Water Resources Engineering, Flood Forecasting Tools, Hydrology, Drinking Water Supply Infrastructure, Stormwater and Aquatic Habitat Monitoring, Water Quality, Watershed System Capacity

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Associate Professor

School of Computer Science

Phone: (519) 400-4550

Email: dgillis@uoguelph.ca

Office: Reynolds 3323

Keywords: Risk Assessment, Public Health Risk Assessment, Ecological Risk Assessment, Spatial Temporal Statistics, Human Computer Interaction, Alternative Data Collection, Community Engaged Scholarship, Transdisciplinary Education, Accessibility Design, Ecological Modelling