PhD (Alberta), P.Eng.
5-172C, City Centre Campus10700 – 104 AvenueEdmonton, AB780-497-4631
Dr. Lorimer received her Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of Alberta in 1986. She is currently an Associate Professor of Engineering in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at MacEwan University. Dr. Lorimer teaches Statics (ENGG 130), Dynamics (ENPH 131) and Engineering Computing (ENCP 100) and has taught Introduction to the Engineering Profession (ENGG 100/ENGG 101). She is the recipient of the YWCA Women of Distinction Award (2013)–Trailblazer category for her role in the establishment and growth of the first-year engineering program at MacEwan.
Available to supervise senior students' independent study.
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Selected Publications / Presentations / Conference Papers
Lorimer, S, & Smithaniuk, C. (2017). Nonlinear behaviour of mass transfer mechanisms in solvent oil recovery, Defect and Diffusion Forum. ISSN: 1662-9507, Vol. 379, pp 181-188 doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/DDF.379.181
Lorimer, S.A., & Boehnke, R. (2015). Mass transfer behaviour in hybrid solvent oil recovery processes. In Proceedings of 11th International Conference on Diffusion in Solids and Liquids. Munich, Germany. (in progress)
Lorimer, S.A., & Davis, J.A. (2015). Using strengths of first-year engineering students to enhance teaching. In Proceedings of the ASEE Annual Conference. Seattle, Washington.
Lorimer, S.A., & Davis, J.A. (2015). Math assessment: Can it help us in our teaching? In Proceedings of the ASEE Annual Conference. Seattle, Washington.
Lorimer, S. A. & Davis, J.A. (2014). Consistency in assessment of pre-engineering skills. In Proceedings of the ASEE Annual Conference. Indianapolis, Indiana.
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