Jack Jeswiet, P. Eng

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Fellow of EC, Engineers Canada (2010)
Fellow of EIC, Engineering Institute of Canada (2006)
Fellow of CSME, Canadian Society of Mechanical Engineers (2003)
Fellow of CIRP, Collége International pour L'Etude Scientific des Techniques de Production Mécanique (2006)
PEO, Professional Engineers of Ontario
Awarded the I MECH E Joseph Whitworth Prize for best paper in 2003; the Journal for Engineering Manufacture
Among the top 2% of most-cited scientists in various disciplines in 2020 [Stanford University Rankings]


Environmental Design and Manufacturing

  • CO2 emissions
  • Life Cycle Engineering
  • EcoDesign

Metal Forming:

  • Incremental Forming and Rapid Prototyping with sheet metal;
  • Friction sensors;
  • CO2 emissions

Industrial Experience

Dupont, Celanese, ALCAN (Research)

Current Research Projects

  • Carbon emissions in manufacturing
  • Rapid prototyping with sheet metal; incremental micro-plastic forming
  • Development of friction sensors for metal forming
  • FEM of PM gear manufacture

Support (past and present)


Professional Activity

CIRP: Chair STC-F; Taylor medal committee
CSME: Chair Manufacturing and Robotics division
Chief Warden, Camp 3, Iron Ring [http://www.camp3ironring.com/]
Member NSERC DG Committee 1512


  • CNC mill for Single Point Incremental Forming
  • 2-high experimental rolling mill; 220 mm diameter work rolls
  • PM press, max capacity, 25.4 mm diameter pucks
  • 80 ton servo-hydraulic press
  • sensors and data acquisition systems for metal forming
  • tensile testing equipment

Last Updated February 8, 2010