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Department of Materials Engineering

D. M. Maijer, Head

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Professors Emeriti

P. V. Barr, B.Sc., M.Sc. (New Br.), Ph.D. (Br.Col.), P.Eng.
A. Chaklader, B.Sc., Ph.D.
G. Fernlund, Civ.Ing., M.Sc. (Sweden), M.A.Sc., Ph.D. (Tor.), P.Eng.
B. Hawbolt, B.Sc., M.A.Sc., Ph.D.
T. R. Meadowcroft, B.A.Sc. (Br.Col.), D.I.C., Ph.D. (Lond.), P.Eng.
A. Mitchell, B.A., M.A., D.Phil. (Oxf.), P.Eng., C.Eng.
D. Tromans, B.Sc., Ph.D. (Leeds)

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E. Asselin, B.A.Sc. (Ott.), Ph.D. (Br. Col.), P.Eng.
S. L. Cockcroft, B.Sc., B.A.Sc., M.A.Sc., Ph.D. (Br.Col.), P.Eng., TIMET Professor of Advanced Titanium Processing
D. G. Dixon, B.S., Ph.D. (Nevada), P.Eng.
D. B. Dreisinger, B.Sc., Ph.D. (Qu.), P.Eng., Industrial Research Chair in Hydrometallurgy
F. K. Ko, B.Sc. (Phil.), Ph.D. (Georgia Tech.), CRC Professor Tier I in Advanced Fibrous Materials
D. M. Maijer, B.A.Sc., Ph.D. (Br.Col.), P.Eng.
M. Militzer, Dip.Phys. (Dresden), Ph.D. (Acad.Sci., GDR), P.Eng., Dofasco Chair in Steel
W. J. Poole, B.E.Sc., (W.Ont.), Ph.D. (McM.), P.Eng., Alcan Chair in Materials Process Engineering
A. Poursartip, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (Camb.), P.Eng.
C. W. Sinclair, B.Eng., Ph.D. (McM.), P.Eng.
T. Troczynski, B.Sc., M.Sc. (Poland), Ph.D. (McM.), P.Eng.
R. Wang, B.E. (Zhejang), M.Sc., Ph.D. (Harbin Tech., CN), P.Eng.

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Associate Professors

T. B. Britton, M.Eng., D.Phil. (Oxf.)
W. Lui, B.Eng., M.A.Sc. (China), Ph.D. (Qu'land)
G. Xia, B.Sc. (Tsinghua), Ph.D. (M.I.T.)

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Assistant Professors

Y. Abdin, B.Sc., M.Sc. (Ain Shams University, Egypt), Ph.D. (KU Leuven, Belgium)
A. Clifford, B.Eng., Ph.D. (McM.)
S. Kravchenko, B.S., M.S., Candidate of Technical Sciences [PhD equiv] (Zhukovskii National Aerospace University), Ph.D. (Purdue University)

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Associate Professor of Teaching

B. Wassink, B.Sc., Ph.D. (Br.Col.). Eng.L.

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Assistant Professor of Teaching

C. Keulen, Dipl. (B.C.I.T.), B.Eng., M.A.Sc., Ph.D. (Vic(B.C.)), P.Eng.
G. Lam, B.A.Sc. (Alta.), M.A.Sc., Ph.D. (Tor.)
J. Nakane, B.A.Sc., Ph.D. (Br.Col.), P.Eng.

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Adjunct Professors

A. Akhtar, B.Sc., B.E. (India), Ph.D. (Br.Col.), P.Eng.
M. Asadi, B.Sc., MSc. (Sharif, Iran), Ph.D. (Carleton), P.Eng.
A. Burns, B.A.Sc. (Qu.), Ph.D. (Br.Col.), P.Eng.
E. Cepus, B.Sc. (Manit.), Ph.D. (Br.Col.)
W. V. Cicha, B.Sc., Ph.D. (Br.Col.)
J. D. Embury, B.Sc. (Manc.), Ph.D. (Camb.), F.R.S.C., P.Eng.
F. Fazeli, B.Sc., (Tehran), Ph.D. (Br.Col.)
M. Greenwood, B.A.Sc. (Dal.), Ph.D. (McM.)
R. Huizing, B.A.Sc. (Qu.), Ph.D. (Br.Col.), P.Eng.
H. Karimi-Sharif, B.Sc. (U.S.T. Iran), Ph.D. (Br.Col.)
B. McKevitt, B.A.Sc., M.A.Sc., Ph.D. (Br.Col.)
N. C. Parson, B.A.Sc., Ph.D. (ICL)
A. S. Rao, B.Sc. (Mysore), Ph.D. (Br.Col.)
R. Schaller, B.A. (Oregon), Ph.D. (Virginia)
C. Scott, B.Sc. Honours (Edin.), Ph.D. (Glas.)
Z. Tang, B.A.Sc. (Shanghai), Ph.D. (Shenyang)
P. West-Sells, B.A.Sc., Ph.D. (Br.Col.)
Q. Yang, M.S. (China), Ph.D. (Br.Col.)

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