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“Scientists investigate that which already is;

Engineers create that which has never been.”

– Albert Einstein

See here for more information about my engineering education research.

Full list of publications and presentations.

EDUCATION:

(Current) PhD in Electrical Engineering, focus in engineering creativity and education, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary

MSc in Electrical Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary

BSc in Computer Engineering, Minor in Music, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary

 

SKILLS:

  • Fluent in Processing, Matlab, C++, C, Java, Assembly
  • Project experience with Blackin and SHARC microprocessors
  • Project experience with Devantech SRF05 Ultrasonic Ranger
  • Strengths in online educational content development
  • Strengths in academic, technical and non-fiction writing
  • Strengths in oral presentation and educational workshops

 

AWARDS:

  • 2015: NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Doctoral Scholarship
  • 2015: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Postgraduate Scholarship
  • 2015: U of C Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering NSERC Top-Up Award
  • 2015: U of C Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Academic Excellence Award
  • 2015: U of C Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Open Doctoral Award
  • 2015: U of C Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Productivity Award
  • 2014:  U of C Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Productivity Award
  • 2014:  U of C Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Outstanding MSc Thesis Award
  • 2014:  Queen Elizabeth II Graduate (Doctoral) Scholarship
  • 2013:  Schulich School of Engineering Graduate Teaching Assistant Award for Common Core
  • 2013:  U of C Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Admittance Scholarship
  • 2013:  U of C Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Productivity Award
  • 2013:  Queen Elizabeth II Graduate (Doctoral) Scholarship
  • 2013:  University of Calgary 3-Minute Thesis First Place Award
  • 2013:  U of C Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Productivity Award
  • 2013:  Government of Alberta, Alberta Graduate Student Scholarship13
  • 2013:  U of C Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Productivity Award
  • 2012:  U of C Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Admittance Scholarship
  • 2011:  Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Industrial Postgraduate Scholarship
  • 2011:  AANA Spring Noise Conference, Eugene Bolstad Undergraduate Student Paper Competition
  • 2011:  Students’ Union Undergraduate Bursary
  • 2010:  Students’ Union Undergrad Research Symposium Board of Governors Oral Presentation Award
  • 2010:  Program for Undergraduate Research Experience (PURE) Award
  • 2009:  AANA Spring Noise Conference, Eugene Bolstad Undergraduate Student Paper Competition
  • 2008:  Canadian Engineering Memorial Foundation IBM Undergraduate Scholarship
  • 2008:  U of C Department of Music Prize
  • 2006:  U of C Engineering Associates Program, Outstanding Achievement Award Scholarship
  • 2006:  University of Calgary Admission Scholarship
  • 2006:  Miller Thomson Foundation Scholarship
  • 2006:  Alexander Rutherford Scholarship

 

PAST RESEARCH PROJECTS:

2012 – 2013: Development of a CDIO-based creative cross-disciplinary curriculum and associated projects for elementary engineering education
Supervisor: Dr. Laleh Behjat
Funding: Imperial Oil STEM Grant, Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship

2011 – 2012: New hardware and software approaches for residential noise control
Supervisor: Dr. Michael Smith
Industry Supporter: Patching Associates Acoustical Engineering Ltd.
Funding: NSERC IPS Scholarship, Analog Devices

2011: Reduction of noise in MRI algorithms
Supervisor: Dr. Michael Smith
Funding: Analog Devices

2010: Frequency analysis of wind instrument timbre
Supervisor: Dr. Michael Smith
Funding: Analog Devices

2010: Real-time frequency analysis based on the ultra-fast S-transform
Supervisor: Dr. Michael Smith
Funding: PURE Award, Analog Devices

2007 – 2010: Improving wind timbre through visual analysis
Supervisor: Dr. Daryl Caswell

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Fourth Year Design Team Project – Ultrasonic Imaging

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