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Mertiny, Pierre


Dr. Pierre Mertiny, Professor, is the Director of the Advanced Composite Materials Engineering research group. His research and development work has included a variety industrial collaborations, and consulting and technical service activities, primarily in the field of polymer and polymer composite materials and structures for conventional and renewable energy sector applications. He has been invited on several occasions as a Visiting Professor to the Technische University Munich (Germany). In addition to R&D, Dr. Mertiny is dedicated to excellence in teaching, especially in the areas of solid mechanics and engineering design. In this context he received the SAE Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award, a McCalla Professorship as well as a Vargo Teaching Chair by the University of Alberta, and the Summit Award for Excellence in Education by the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA).

Mertiny, Pierre

Publications, Activities, and Awards

  • Additive manufacturing ferromagnetic polymers using stereolithography – Materials and process development
  • Additive Manufacturing of Magnetically Loaded Polymer Composites: An Experimental Study for Process Development
  • Characterization of magnetic particle alignment in photosensitive polymer resin: A preliminary study for additive manufacturing processes
  • Design and multi-objective optimization of fiber-reinforced polymer composite flywheel rotors
  • Development and Characterization of Stable Polymer Formulations for Manufacturing Magnetic Composites