Brian Amsden

Brian G. Amsden, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Professor and Department Head
Donald and Joan McGeachy Chair in Biomedical Engineering

Tel: (613) 533-3093
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: amsden@queensu.ca
Office: Dup 201A & BioSci 4632

Research Interests: Polymer biomaterials, Protein drug delivery, Tissue engineering, Controlled release, Diffusion in gels and polymer solutions

Dominik P.J. Barz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, GSAC Chair & Graduate Seminar Coordinator

Tel: (613) 533-6000 x79470
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: dominik.barz@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 213

Research Interests: Electrochemical Engineering, Microfluidics & Transport Phenomena, Electrokinetic Phenomena, Interface Phenomena, Supercapacitors & Batteries

Michael Cunningham

Michael F. Cunningham, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Professor, Awards/Scholarships Adjudicator
Cross-appointed to the Department of Chemistry

Tel: (613) 533-2782
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: michael.cunningham@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 315

Research Interests: Polymer science, polymer nanoparticles, polymer colloids, CO2 switchable polymers, cellulose nanocrystals, natural polymers

Cao Thang Dinh, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Tel: (613) 533-6618
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: caothang.dinh@queensu.ca 
Office: Dupuis Hall 305

Research Interests: Renewable Fuels and Chemicals, CO2 conversion, Catalysis, Electrochemical Engineering, Energy Storage, Nanofabrication, Energy Systems

Aris Docoslis

Aris Docoslis, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Professor and Graduate Chair

Tel: (613) 533-6949
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: docoslis@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 208

Research Interests: Colloid and surface phenomena, Electrokinetics & Microfluidics, Biosensors, Raman spectroscopy 

Carlos Escobedo

Carlos Escobedo, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Associate Professor,
Cross-appointed to RMC
Transfer and Exchange Coordinator
Cross-appointed to the Department of Chemistry

Tel: (613) 533-3095
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: carlos.escobedo@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 209

Research Interests: Lab-on-a-chip, Microfluidics, Nanofluidics, Nanophotonics, Optofluidics, (Bio)sensing, Point-of-care diagnosis, Handling and study of single cells, Bio-hybrid cell-based microsystems

Lindsay Fitzpatrick

Lindsay Fitzpatrick, Ph.D
Assistant Professor 

Tel: (613) 533-6000 ext. 78936
Email: lindsay.fitzpatrick@queensu.ca
Office: BioSci 4630

Research Interests: Biomedical engineering, focusing on identifying the molecular mechanisms that govern the initiation and resolution of inflammation in the presence of biomaterials, and using this knowledge to develop advanced materials for chronic wound therapies


Jeff Giacomin

A. Jeffrey Giacomin, PhD, PE, PEng, FSOR
Professor, CRC Tier 1

Tel: (613) 533-2768
Email: giacomin@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 314

Research Interests: Rheology and plastics processing; non-Newtonian fluid mechanics; nonlinear viscoelasticity; large-amplitude oscillatory shear flow; die drool

Martin Guay

Martin Guay, Ph.D, P.Eng.
Professor and Associate Head
Cross-appointed to the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Tel: (613) 533-2788
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: guaym@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 406

Research Interests: Nonlinear process control, Economic optimization control, Adaptive Control of Nonlinear Systems, Analysis of Biological Systems, Control and Estimation of Systems Described by PDEs

Hudon Nick

Nicolas Hudon, Ph.D
Assistant Professor
Department QUFA Representative, CHE 1 Advisor, FEAS Math Advisory Group

Tel: (613) 533-2787
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: nicolas.hudon@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 307

Research Interests: Chemical process modeling, control and optimization; Decentralized nonlinear control; Physically-based methods in nonlinear stabilizing control

Paul Hungler

Paul Hungler, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Assistant Professor
APSC 200 Course Coordinator

Tel: (613) 533-6000 X 78788
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: paul.hungler@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 313

Research Interests: Virtual and Augmented Reality, Engineering Education, Nuclear Imaging, Radiation Detection and Monitoring

Robin Hutchinson

Robin A. Hutchinson, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Tel: (613) 533-3097
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: robin.hutchinson@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 426

Research Interests: Polymer reaction engineering, Polymerization kinetics and mechanisms, Modeling and simulation, Acrylic resins for automotive coatings, Pulsed laser polymerization

Marianna Kontopoulou

Marianna Kontopoulou, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Professor and Associate Dean (Academic)

Tel: (613) 533-3079
Email: marianna.kontopoulou@queensu.ca
Office: Beamish-Munroe Hall

Research Interests: Nanocomposites and conductive polymer composites, bioplastics, blends and foams, polymer processing and additive manufacturing


Ehssan H. Koupaie
Assistant Professor

Tel: (613) 533-6000 ext. 77931
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: ehssan.koupaie@queensu.ca  
Office: Dupuis Hall 303

Xiang Li

Xiang Li, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Undergraduate Chair (CHEE)

Tel: (613) 533-6582
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: xiang.li@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 403

Research Interests: Process design and operation, supply chain management, planning and scheduling, model predictive control, energy and water networks, global optimization, optimization under uncertainty

Kim McAuley

Kim B. McAuley, Ph.D., P.Eng.
FEAS Operations Committee

Tel: (613) 533-6000 ext. 77973
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: kim.mcauley@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis G11

Research Interests: Mathematical modeling, Applied statistics, Process control, Polymer reaction engineering, Nylon polymerization, Polymer gel dosimetry

James McLellan

P. James McLellan, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Professor and Recruitment Coordinator
Cross-appointed to the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Tel: (613) 533-2785
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: james.mclellan@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 316

Research Interests: Functional data analysis, Statistical methods for chemical process modeling, Process control, Fault detection, Real-time optimization

Louise Meunier

Louise Meunier, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Assistant Professor and CHE2 Program Advisor

Tel: (613) 533-6000 x 78048
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: louise.meunier@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 211

Research Interests: Bioaccessibility of inorganic contaminants; toxicity of contaminants in soils and mine tailings; computational fluid modelling and transport of contaminants in the human digestive system; environmental and human health risk assessments.

J. Scott Parent

J. Scott Parent, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Professor, Hazell Research Professor of Chemical Design and Innovation, and ENCH Undergraduate Chair
Cross-appointed to the Department of Chemistry

Tel: (613) 533-6266
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: scott.parent@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 409

Research Interests: Chemical modification of polymers, Free-radical and nucleophilic substitution chemistry, Advanced elastomer and polyolefin composites

Brant Peppley

Brant A. Peppley, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Professor, CMAS Coordinator
Cross-appointed to the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Tel: (613) 533-3247
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: brant.peppley@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall G09

Research Interests: Fuel Cells, Heterogeneous Catalysis, Reaction Engineering, Hydrogen Production, Bio-Energy

Laura Wells

Laura Wells, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, CBME Coordinator, ENCH Undergraduate program Advisor

Tel: (613) 533-6000 ext. 75836
Fax: (613) 533-6637
Email: laura.wells@queensu.ca
Office: BioSci 4628

Research Interests: Biomedical engineering, focusing on the development of new types of polymeric materials for drug delivery and tissue engineering in wound healing and ophthalmic applications. She is particularly interested in cell/material interactions, and plans to develop strategies for designing and synthesizing polymers that respond to biological and physical stimuli

Kim Woodhouse

Kimberly Woodhouse, Ph.D., P.Eng.
and Interim Vice-Principal (Research)

Tel: (613) 533-6933
Email: kim.woodhouse@queensu.ca
Office: Richardson Hall

Research Interests

  • Primary Focus: Engineering education
  • Soft tissue engineering and regenerative medicine
  • Biomimetic materials

Dr. Woodhouse is no longer accepting students, Post-Doctoral Fellows or Research Associates.

Laurence Yang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
, Queen's National Scholar in Systems Biology 

Tel: (613) 533-6000 ext. 75292
Email: laurence.yang@queensu.ca
Office: Dupuis Hall 304

Research Interests: Systems biology, genome-scale models of metabolism and macromolecular expression, infectious disease, nonlinear optimization, machine learning