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Dr. Raymond D. Findlay

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Emeritus Professor

McMaster University
1280 Main St. West
Hamilton , Ontario L8S 4M1

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  • doctorate degree
    University of Toronto , Ontario , Canada.
  • bachelor's Degree
    University of Toronto , Ontario , Canada.
  • master's Degree
    University of Toronto , Ontario , Canada.
  • Awarded Honorary Doctorate
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McNaughton Medal Winner Biographies, 27 Dec 2014 [cached]
Raymond D. Findlay received the McNaughton Medal at the the CCECE in Vancouver, BC, on April 23, 2007 in recognition of "outstanding contributions to the analysis and design of electrical machines, particularly to the theory and measurement of shaft currents in induction motors, and for leadership inthe profession".
Raymond David Findlay (FIEEE) is a professional engineer (Ontario) and vice-president of JDRF Electromag Research, Inc., a company whose principal mandate is research and development.
Dr. Findlay is an emeritus professor at McMaster University, where he taught electrical machines at both the graduate and undergraduate level for 24 years and before that for 14 years at the University of New Brunswick. During one of those years he was an NRC Senior Industrial Research Fellow at General Electric Company in Peterborough. During his career at McMaster, Dr. Findlay has been Assistant Dean, Professional Affairs, and Director of Engineering and Management. Ray was a Research Fellow at the University of Southampton, (UK); at the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Sydney, Australia; and the Katholieke Universiteit, Belgium.
Ray's technical interests include low frequency electromagnetic fields and losses in electrical power devices in which he has 60 refereed journal publications, 140 refereed conference publications, 8 chapters in technical books, and 4 patents in the area of induction motor characteristics and underground transmission. He has been an invited distinguished lecturer on electric machines or electrical conductors in Europe, North and South America, and in Asia. He has supervised 10 Ph.D. students, and 27 Master's degree students. In addition, Ray has a strong interest in the history of engineering and engineering education in Canada, in which he has published 10 papers and 3 book chapters. He has held numerous positions within IEEE from the Section, Chapter and Society levels to VP Regional Activities (1996-7) and President (2002). Ray is a Life Fellow of IEEE and a Fellow of EIC. He has been awarded the ASEE-Dow Outstanding Young Faculty Award, IEEE Regional Activities Innovation Award, EIC Canadian Pacific Railway Engineering Medal, IEEE Millennium Medal, IEEE Canada W.S. Read Outstanding Service Award, and the Toronto Section Centennial Medal. up to list
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Raymond Findlay Chair, History and Archives 574 Tuscarora Drive Ancaster ON L9G 3N3
IEEE Canada Administration, 8 Dec 2011 [cached]
Ray Findlay - Director Emeritus
Ray Findlay started his teaching career at the University of New Brunswick (1967-81) before joining McMaster University in 1981, where he is currently a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Ray has been a Visiting Fellow at Universities in England and Belgium as well as a Visiting Fellow in the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization in Australia. He is a partner in JDRF Electromagnetics, a company which specializes in industry applications for low frequency electromagnetic power devices. Ray has about 175 refereed technical papers and 3 patents in electromagnetic fields and losses in electrical power devices. Ray is a Fellow of the IEEE and the Engineering Institute of Canada. He was awarded the Canadian Pacific Railway Medal for Leadership; IEEE Canada Medal - Wally S. Read Service Award, A.G.L. McNaughton Medal; other awards for professional service and leadership. He has served on the IEEE Board of Directors, 1994-7, 2001-3, as President, IEEE-Canada (1995), as IEEE Vice-President, Regional Activities, 1996-7, and as IEEE President in 2002. In addition to various regional positions, he has been active in several IEEE Societies, including Magnetics, Industry Applications and the Power Engineering Society, and is currently IEEE Canada Director Emeritus.
Ray also serves on the IEEE Canadian Foundation, as well as the Council of the Engineering Institute of Canada, where he is currently the Chair of the History Committee. He has a special interest in the history of engineering education in Canada.
IEEE New Brunswick Section - Events, 14 Jan 2015 [cached]
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