Professor of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering,
University of Waterloo, Canada •
President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Waterloo, Canada
Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering
Specially Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (RS)
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Professor Feridun Hamdullahpur is the President and Vice-Chancellor and professor of mechanical and mechatronic engineering at the University of Waterloo, Canada. He has more than 35 years of university teaching, research and leadership experience. Dr. Hamdullahpur has spearheaded several initiatives and has pursued projects already underway that focus on research excellence and impact, innovation, international collaboration, student experience and success, and teaching and research excellence. He is committed to placing Waterloo on a trajectory to meet its strategic goals. His research areas include energy conversion, thermo-fluids, bio-mass gasification and combustion and fuel cells. He has published over 150 scientific and technical articles and supervised more than 40 graduate students.