Timothy (Tim) Sipkens

Roles and responsibilities

Optical and physical diagnostics for aerosols, with a particular focus on data inversion and analysis. Work includes modeling of time-resolved laser-induced incandescence (TiRe-LII), measurement of face mask characteristics, analysis of the products of gas flares, interpreting TEM images of particles with machine learning, and molecular dynamics simulations of nanoscale heat transfer. 


PhD Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, University of Waterloo, 2019

MASc Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo, 2015

BASc Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo, 2012

Key publications

For current publications, see this list (tsipkens.github.io)

Timothy (Tim) Sipkens

Timothy (Tim) Sipkens

Assistant Research Officer
1200 Montreal Road
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0R6
Preferred language: English

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Energy, Air Emissions, Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Reduction, Health, Environment and Human Health, Public Health, Infectious diseases, Materials, Nanomaterials, Sciences, Metrology, Transportation, Aviation