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Happy Holidays from McMaster Engineering!


SPOTLIGHT:

Integrated Biomedical Engineering and Health Sciences

Canada Excellence Research Chair named Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

Ali Emadi of McMaster University’s Faculty of Engineering has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).

Election to NAI Fellow status is a high professional distinction awarded to academic inventors who have demonstrated a prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development, and the welfare of society.


OTHER NEWS:

Appointment to Canadian Academy of Engineering board

New Materials Science and Engineering Chair

PhD student wins prestigious academic award

Student recognized with automotive leadership scholarship

Worth Mentioning

WATCH: Happy Holidays from McMaster Engineering

VIDEO: Learn more about launching your own start-up from our own engineering alumni: Stephen Elop and Matthew Sheridan. These interviews were filmed during a McMaster Engineering/ The Forge joint student entrepreneurship event.

EVENTS

January 5-6, 2017
McMaster University 6th Annual Biomedical Engineering Symposium

January 18, 2017
Engineering Mentor Connection Night

February 16, 2017
Lunch & Learn with Dr. Douglas Stebila: Post-Quantum Cryptography for the Internet

April 8-9, 2017
FIRST Robotics Canada competition at McMaster


Ishwar K. Puri

Dean’s blog: Engineering jobs in 2020: Learn about the Internet of Things (IoT)

The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the jobs landscape. The intercon­nection of physical “things” is due to the increasing integration of “cyber” with hard technology.

McMaster Engineering

South African engineer honoured at Convocation

A distinguished leader who struggled against racism and worked to improve the lives of black South Africans will be awarded an honorary degree at McMaster’s Fall Convo­cation on Friday Nov. 18.

Read the speech

McMaster Engineering

WATCH: McMaster Engineering’s State of the Faculty Video - 2016

Innovation from Excel­lence: Innovation is embedded in the culture of McMaster Engineering. We are committed to solving the grand challenges facing our world and improving society through our student-centred, research-focused approach to education.




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