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Wey Leong




Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada, 1996
B.Eng., Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Nova Scotia, Canada, 1989





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Dr. Wey Leong received a Ph.D degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Waterloo in 1996. After being with Hatch Associates as an Engineer, he joined Ryerson University, where he is currently a Professor. Dr. Leong has published more than 30 technical papers in the areas of natural convection, computational fluid, thermal conductivity of soils, modeling and simulation of thermal systems.

Research Interests:

Natural Convection
Soil Thermal Properties
Computational Fluid Dynamics
Modeling and Simulation of Thermal Systems
Ground Thermal Storage and Heat Pump Systems

Current Courses:

MEC309 - Thermodynamics
MEC522 - Fluid Mechanics
MEC701 - Heat Transfer
MEC740 - Environmental Control in Buildings
ME8104 - Advanced Heat Transmission I
ME8105 - Advanced Heat Transmission II

Professional Affiliations:

Member - Professional Engineers Ontario (P.Eng)
Member - Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE)
Member - American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
Member - Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering (CSME)