**EDUCATION **

2011 *PhD in Applied Mathematics*, University of Waterloo, Canada

Thesis: Energy partition and resonant excitation of poroelastic acoustic waves

supervisor Marek Stastna

2006 *Master’s Degree in Applied Mathematics*, University of Waterloo, Canada

Thesis: Consolidation and wave propagation in a porous medium

supervisor Marek Stastna

**WORK EXPERIENCE**

2014 *Postdoctoral Fellow*, Department of Physics & Computer Science, Wilfrid Laurier University

*Research project: *Transmission-line modeling of semiconductor lasers and amplifiers (in collaboration with Optiwave systems, Canada, OCE)

*Research project: *Graphene Plasmonics (in collaboration with ECE, Dalhousie University, Canada, NSERC)

*Teaching:* Topics in Solid State Physics, Physics Opt. Comm. Lab, General Physics tutorial

2012-2013 *Adjunct professor*, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo

*Teaching:* Advanced Calc III for Electrical Engineers, Calc I for Civil Engineers (teaching evaluations are available upon request)

2011 *Associate Researcher*, Department of Physics and Computer Science, Wilfrid Laurier University

*Research project:* Numerical simulation of quantum-well semiconductor lasers (VCSEL)

2006–2011 *Teaching Assistant / Research Assistant / Course Instructor*, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Waterloo

*Teaching:* Calculus I-IV, Advanced Calculus, Continuum Mechanics, Ordinary Differential Equations, Partial Differential equations

*Research project:* Dynamics of poroelastic acoustic waves

**REFERENCES**

MAREK WARTAK Professor, Chair Physics & Computer Science, Department of Physics and Computer Science, Wilfrid Laurier University, (519) 884-0710 ext.2436, marek.wartak@gmail.com

MAREK STASTNA Associate Professor, Associate Dean, Computing Director, Math Faculty Computing Facility, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Waterloo, +1 (519) 888-4567 ext.33529, mmstastn@uwaterloo.ca

ZORAN MISCOVIC Professor, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Waterloo, +1 (519) 888-4567 ext.35463, zmiskovi@math.uwaterloo.ca

Vladimir Gerasik

Office: SR317

Ph.: 519-884-1970, ext.2685

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