Earthquake shakes and shapes McMaster researcher's life

McMaster structural engineer Tracy Becker can tell you in copious scientific and mathematical detail how buildings react to seismic activity.


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Dr. Tim J. Nohara, President & CEO, Accipiter Radar Technologies Inc.

A Paradigm Shift in Radar Surveillance to Affordably Secure The Homeland

Thursday, January 29, 2015
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Mark Costin

Controlling shake, rattle and roll

Structural engineers Tracy Becker and Lydell Wiebe not only want to ensure the safety of building occupants in the event of a significant earthquake, they want to develop structures that can be used after an earthquake.

Mark Costin

Smart Cities Podcast

Dr. Martin P. Doble speaks about smart cities at the City of the Future workshop co-hosted by McMaster Engineering and the City of Hamilton in November. Dr. Doble is global managing director, Infrastructure, Hatch Ltd. and a local resident committed to the Hamilton community.

Mark Costin

Alumni Profile: Mark Costin, M.Eng. Chemical '81 - Driving The Future

An automotive functional safety engineer with Google, Mark is part of a team of very smart people working on one of our future modes of transportation – a fully autonomous vehicle that requires no human intervention.

B.Tech. recognized at the Wharton - QS Stars Reimagine Education conference

The Bachelor of Technology program video, highlighting student employability, was shortlisted in global competition of 427 universities and enterprises from 43 countries.

McMaster faculty key in $60M advance on cancer research

Drs. Raja Ghosh and David Latulippe, Chemical Engineering, are on teams involved with the design and development of efficient and cost-effective technologies for manufacture of cancer biotherapeutics such as monoclonal antibodies.

Introducing the McMaster Engineering EcoCAR 3 Team

McMaster University is proud to be one of 16 universities participating in EcoCAR 3; North America’s premier collegiate automotive engineering competition. 

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