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Francois Tardy, Eng. M.Eng. MBA

Part-time Professor, Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
Part-time Professor, Building, Civil, and Environmental Engineering

Availability: Availability varies by semester. Please reach me by email for an appointment.

Teaching Activities

Concordia University

BLDG 471 - HVAC System Design
BLDG 6571 - Project Management
ENGR 251 - Thermodynamics I
ENGR 301 - Engineering Management Principles and Economics
INDU 330 - Engineering Management
MECH 211 - Mechanical Engineering Drawing
MECH 313 - Machine Design and Drawings
MECH 343 - Theory of Machines
MECH 6451 - Computer-Aided Mechanical Design

École de Technologie Supérieure

MEC 129 - Conception assistée par ordinateur
MEC 235 - Thermodynamique

Vanier College

221-194-VA - Principles of Electricity and Controls
221-494-VA - Electrical and Lighting Systems

Research Activities


Building related energy poverty in developed countries — past, present, and future from a Canadian perspective

Energy and Buildings 194, 2019, pp. 46-61

Cooling and heating energy performance of a building with a variety of roof designs, the effects of future weather data in a cold climate

Journal of Building Engineering 17, 2018, pp.107-114

Numerical Prediction of Thermal Storage Using Phase Change Material

Journal of Technology Innovations in Renewable Energy 4(3), 2015, pp. 80-90

Thermal analysis of heat pipes during thermal storage

Applied Thermal Engineering 29(2-3), 2009, pp. 329-333

An experimental study determining behavior of heat pipes in thermal storage

International Journal of Ambient Energy 29(3), 2008, pp. 162-168

A Study of the Use of Heat Pipes in Thermal Storage for Cooling

Proceedings of the ASME Process Industries Division, PID, 2006, pp. 89-93

Participation activities

Peer review

Article reviewer

Energy Policy (1)
Energy and Buildings (3)
Journal of Building Engineering (3)



  • Engineering and Commerce Case Competition, Concordia University (2016)
  • Science fair, The Study, Westmount (2015-2019)



Member: Golden Key International Honour Society, Concordia University Chapter.
Cardholder: ASP Construction Safety (Quebec).

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