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Assistant Professor, Department of Material Science and Engineering, McMaster University
Scientist, Thunder Bay Regional Research Institute
Adjunct Professor, Department of Physics, Lakehead University
Adjunct Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Lakehead University

Research interests

  • Computational material science and engineering
  • High-efficiency piezoelectrics for therapeutic ultrasound
  • Functional materials for radiation medical imaging
  • Compound semiconductors for optoelectronic and photovoltaic applications
  • Biocompatibility of nano-materials for medical applications
  • Density functional theory and empirical force-fields
  • Atomic and electronic structure of compound and amorphous semiconductors


MEng, Zaporozhye State Technical University, Ukraine (1997)
PhD in Material Science, Zaporozhye State Technical University, Ukraine (2001)
Professional Engineer, Ontario (2015)

Former affiliations

2003 - 2008 Central Technology Laboratory, Material Science Center and Department of Physics, Philipps-University Marburg, Germany
2000 - 2003 Dept of Aircraft and Manufacturing Engineering, Zaporizhzhya National Technical University, Ukraine


Address: Dr. Oleg Rubel
Department of Material Science and Engineering
McMaster University
JHE 359, 1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4L8
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E-mail: rubelo[-at-]mcmaster.ca
Tel: +1-905-525-9140, ext. 24094
URL: http://olegrubel.mcmaster.ca

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