At McMaster Engineering, we're building new paradigms of teaching and learning. We are committed to improving student learning by overcoming the constraints that fiscal budgets, history and culture have placed on us.
Peter Mascher has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Canadian Academy of Engineering. Mascher, associate vice-president international affairs and a professor of engineering physics, will serve a three-year term.
Trueman Goba has had an accomplished career building infrastructure and contributing to the long-term development of his home nation. Goba delivered the Convocation address during the Engineering and Science Convocation ceremony on November 18.
The Internet of Things is changing the job landscape. The interconnection of physical “things” is due to the increasing integration of “cyber” with hard technology. Far from being novelties, IoT applications involving cars, wearables and fitness, appliances and industrial machines are now mainstream.
McMaster was ranked 3rd among Canadian universities at the Association of Computer Machinery (ACM) International Collegiate Programming Contest regional competition on Oct. 29 at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. More than 100 teams competed.
While the number of migrants worldwide has increased with increasing global population, their proportion in relation to the world’s population has not. In 2010, there were more females than males among highly skilled migrants worldwide, primarily from African and Asia.