Marc Thomas

École de Technologie Supérieure, Canada


Marc Thomas holds Dipl.-Ing. (INSA, Lyon, France), M.S.A., and Ph.D. (University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada) degrees. Professor Thomas is an expert in both theoretical and experimental vibration and machinery maintenance. He serves as the Director of the DYNAMO Laboratory in process, machinery, and structural dynamics. He also has been working as a Titular Professor at ETS in the Mechanical Engineering Department for 20 years. Previously, professor Thomas has been the Leader of the Structural Dynamics Team of the Quebec Industrial Research Center (CRIQ) for 11 years. He has published over 200 articles and supervised over 16 M.S. and 18 Ph.D. students. He now serves as a Mentor of the Canadian Machinery Vibration Association (CMVA). His areas of expertise include machine vibration analysis and fault diagnosis, design and experimental structural analysis, design and analysis of mechanisms subjected to dynamic forces or vibration, modal analysis, damping, finite elements, control of structural vibration using smart materials, structural health monitoring, machinery maintenance, and risk assessment of workers subjected to vibration.

Biography Updated on 12 April 2017

Scholarly Contributions [Data Provided by ]