Dimitry Sediako

Professional Profile


Ph.D. in Metallurgical and Thermal Engineering
Belarussian National Technical University and All-Union Research Institute of Metallurgical Thermal Engineering
Yekaterinburg, Russia
September 1984 - November 1987

B.Sc. Honours (Magna Cum Laude)
M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering - Industrial Thermal Power Engineering
Belarussian National Technical University, Minsk, Belarus
September 1978 - June 1983


Over 170 publications in metallurgical, mechanical, thermal, and materials engineering


Canadian Academy of Engineering


Inducted June 2014

Certification and Licensing

Professional Engineer (Mechanical and Metallurgical Engineering) - Professional Engineers of Ontario; August, 2004

Senior Research Specialist (Industrial Thermal Power Engineering)
Supreme Attestation Commission, USSR Council of Ministers
Moscow, USSR; March, 1990

Adjunct Professor

University of British Columbia - Okanagan           

February 2010

School of Engineering

Kelowna, British Columbia

February 2010

Ryerson University, Toronto, ON

January, 2007

Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Ryerson University, Toronto, ON

Member of the School of Graduate Studies

Honours and Awards

  • Fellowship of the Canadian Academy of Engineering, June 2014
  • NRC-SIMS Team Recognition Award, 2009, (the Chalk River team developing instruments and methods for neutron scattering experiments on hydrogen storage materials)
  • 1st Prize of the Ministry of Mining and Metallurgy, Taiwan, 1996 (for research on thermo-physics of metal solidification in continuous casting process)
  • Medal of Friendship, Government P.R. of China, 1993 (for research contributed to modernization of steel manufacturing in P.R. of China)
  • Medal of White Magnolia, Shanghai Municipal Government, 1993 (process control optimization for steel reheating furnaces of Shanghai industrial park)
  • Belarus Prize in Science and Technology, 1988 (thermophysical analysis and effective technology development for startup operation of Belarus Metallurgical Works)