BASc

Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo, September 2003 – April 2008

Conferred June 2008, with distinction, on Dean’s Honours List.

Design Projects

Fourth Year Project

Boos, M., Kuyvenhoven, F., Ling, J. E., “Manufacturing Task Allocation Support System”, SYDE 461/462 Workshop 2 & 3, University of Waterloo, September 2007 – April 2008, Supervisor: Catherine Burns. (Project description)

Third Year Project

Boos, M., Kuyvenhoven, F., Ling, J. E., Sherrard, D. “A Laser Input Coupler for Minimally Invasive Surgery”, SYDE 362 Workshop 1, University of Waterloo, January – April 2007, Supervisors: Thomas Uchida and Jeff Van Zuylen.

Introduction to Design Course Project

Boos, M., Chan, B., Ling, J. E., Kuyvenhoven, F., Sherrard, D., Lee, A., “Golf Assist: Alleviating Joint Pain for Golfers”, SYDE 361 Introduction to Design, University of Waterloo, May – August 2006.

Selected Course Work

  • Advanced Dynamics
  • Systems Modelling II
  • Modelling and Simulation of Mechanical Systems
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Image Processing
  • Machine Intelligence
  • Fuzzy Logic and Neural Networks

Publications

Shaban, K., Younes, A., Areibi, S., Boos, M., Kuyvenhoven, F. (2009) A comparison of Meta-heuristics for Flexible Manufacturing Systems. Third International Conference on Modeling, Simulation, and Applied Optimization.

Boos, M., Kuyvenhoven, F., Ling, J. E., and Burns, C. (2008) Manufacturing Task Allocation Support System. Systems Design Engineering Annual. University of Waterloo. 51-52.

Zelek, J.*, Boos, M., Chan, B., Ling, J. E., Kuyvenhoven, F., Sherrard, D., Lee, A., and Chen, W. (2007) Golf Assist: Alleviating Joint Pain for Golfers. FICCDAT 2nd Annual Conference on Technology and Aging. T0233.