Florin Ilinca

Roles and responsibilities

Team leader, Simulation and Numerical Modeling. Principal Research Officer.

Current research and/or projects

The research focusses on development of numerical methods and simulation software for manufacturing processes to reduce material waste, increase productivity and help improve the competitiveness of the Canadian industry.

Research and/or project statements

- Development of numerical simulation software for blow molding and thermoforming processes, including extrusion blow molding, strech blow molding and suction blow molding.

- Development of numerical models and simulation software for additive manufacturing of metallic and thermoplastic materials

- Topology optimization of cooling channels design for efficient cooling during die casting applications

- Thermal management of battery cells and packs for automotive applications


Ph. D. Mechanical Engineering, Polytechnique de Montréal, 1996

M.Sc.A. Mechanical Engineering, Polytechnique de Montréal,1993

Aerospace Engineering, Polytechnique School Bucarest,1991

Florin Ilinca

Florin Ilinca

Principal Research Officer
Automotive and Surface Transportation
75 Mortagne Blvd
Boucherville, Quebec J4B 6Y4
Preferred language: French
Telephone: 450-641-5072


Sciences, Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mathematics, Scientific research, Technology, Simulation & Numerical Modelling, Software development, Transportation, Road