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Wayne Peters
Name:
Wayne Peters
Email:
wpeters@upei.ca
Position:
Interim Dean, Faculty of Sustainable Design Engineering
Department:
Engineering
Phone:
902-566-0505
Building:
FSDE 218
Island Scholar:
Island Scholar Biography

Interim Dean & Associate Professor

DipEng (UPEI); BSc, MSc, PhD (New Brunswick)

Dr. Peters is a mechanical engineer with a research background in fluid mechanics and hydraulics. He is currently the Interim Dean in the Faculty of Sustainable Design Engineering, having previously served as the Associate Dean Academic. His research work has focussed on the aquaculture industry with applications to improve water quality and production methods through optimizing the operation and design of water recirculation technology for fish production.

Research Interests
  • Water quality monitoring
  • Engineering applications in fluid mechanics and hydraulics
  • Engineering applications in the aquaculture industry
  • Water recirculation technology
  • Waste solids removal
  • Production management
  • System optimization

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