Yongsheng Ma serves currently as a Tenured Associate Professor and Registered Professional Engineer with the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta, BC, Canada. He teaches capstone design projects, engineering economics, and manufacturing processes. His main research areas include feature-based product and process modeling, CADCAM, and product lifecycle management. Dr. Ma received his B.Eng. degree from Tsinghua University, Beijing in 1986, M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from UMIST, UK in 1990 and 1994, respectively. Before joining University of Alberta, from 2000 to 2007, he had been an Associate Professor in the School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He works currently as an Associate Editor of IEEE Transaction of Automation Science and Engineering and actively serves the engineering informatics research community. He started his career as a Lecturer from Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore in 1993, and then from 1996 to 2000, he was a Senior Research Fellow and Group Manager at Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech). For more information, please visit http://www.ualberta.ca/~yongshen.
Biography Updated on 16 August 2011