Faculty & Research
Trent University Faculty
The following Faculty members are available to supervise students wishing to apply to Trent University's Materials Science Graduate Program:
Andrew Vreugdenhil, Associate Professor
Development and characterization of hybrid organic-inorganic materials for applications in sensors, coatings and interface modification.
Eric Keske, Assistant Professor
Organic Synthesis, Organometallic Chemistry, Homogeneous Catalysis, and Reaction Mechanism Elucidation. Development of Efficient Synthetic Methods for Conjugated Organic Materials. Ligand Design for Asymmetric Catalysis.
Shegufa Shetranjiwalla-Merchant, Assistant Professor
Sustainable synthesis and characterization of synthetic and biopolymers, structure-property relationships, green chemistry metrics, life cycle analysis for products and processes and systems thinking and sustainability in chemistry pedagogy.
Bill Atkinson, Professor, Condensed Matter Physics
Theoretical and computational studies of quantum materials: superconductors, ferroelectric metals, and oxide interfaces.
Aaron Slepkov, Associate Professor, Biomaterial Physics
Nonlinear photonics, optical properties and characterization of organic and biomaterials, microscopy, microwave photonics.
B. Subramanian, Assistant Professor, Physics and Astronomy
Optical properties of nanostructure LI-tungsten bronzes and graphene based transition metal oxide films for energy saving applications.
Wesley Burr, Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Applied Statistics: Time Series, Spectrum Estimation, and Statistical Modelling.
Research projects in environmental epidemiology, physics, statistics education, and forensic science.
If you find a suitable supervisor through Ontario Tech University, you must apply through their institution. To view their faculty listing, please visit OTU Faculty.