Andreas Mandelis | Greek Scientist
Updated: Nov 21, 2019
Andreas Mandelis, born in 1952, is a professor and researcher at the department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (University of Toronto) and director of the Center for Advanced Diffusion-Wave Technologies (CADIFT).
He is a recognized expert in thermophotonics. His research refers to the non-destructive evaluation of materials with industrial and biomedical applications. He is considered a pioneer in the fields of diffusion-wave, photothermal and photoacoustic sciences and technologies. He is the inventor of a photothermal imaging radar which detects tooth decay at an early stage. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, the American Physical Society, the SPIE, the ASME, the Canadian Academy of Engineering and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.