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Hamid Alemohammad

 

Education

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada (2010)

M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Iran (2005)

B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Iran (2003)

Certificate in University Teaching (CUT), University of Waterloo, Canada (2010)

Honors and Awards

• NSERC Industrial R&D Fellowship, 2012 

• OCE Industrial R&D Fellowship, 2012 

• MITACS Accelerate Internship, 2012 

• Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation (MEDI) Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2010 

• Ontario Graduate Scholarship, International Students Category, 2009 Remark: Only 60 out of 2000 scholarships are awarded to international students

• University of Waterloo President’s Graduate Scholarship, 2009 

• Arthur F. Church Graduate Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo, 2009 

• University of Waterloo, Faculty of Engineering Graduate Scholarship, 2007-2009 

• International Doctoral Student Award, University of Waterloo, 2006-2009 

• 3rd Place Award, International Congress on Applications of Lasers and Electro-Optics (ICALEO) Student Paper Award Contest, Presented by Laser Institute of America (LIA), Orlando, FL, 2009 [Paper title: Smart Tools with Embedded Optical Fibers: Laser Based Layered Manufacturing Procedures ]

• Teaching Assistant Excellence Award for “Introduction to Microprocessors and Digital Logic”, University of Waterloo, 2009 

• Best Paper Student Award, 9th International Symposium on Laser Precision Microfabrication (LPM), Quebec, Canada, 2008 Paper title: Modification of the Optical Performance of Fiber Bragg Gratings Using Femtosecond Laser Micromachining 

• Highly Rated Teaching Assistant in “Introduction to Microprocessors and Digital Logic”, University of Waterloo, 2008 

• 2nd Place Paper Presentation Award, International Congress on Applications of Lasers and Electro-Optics (ICALEO), Presented by Laser Institute of America, Scottsdale, AZ, USA, 2006 [Paper title: Numerical Modeling for Embedding of Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors within Metallic Structures Using Laser Solid Freeform Fabrication]

• Award of Participation in RoboCup 2005, Osaka, Japan, 2005 

• Nomination for highly ranked student excellence award, Sharif University of Technology, 2005 

• Sharif University of Technology President’s Award for participations in Sharif-CEDRA robotics projects and Sharif RoboCup Team, 2004 

• Nomination for B.Sc. thesis national award in Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2004

Professional Memberships

• Licensed Professional Engineer (PEng) in Ontario

• Affiliate member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

• Member of Materials Research Society (MRS)

• Student Member of SPIE

• Student member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)