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COVID-19: McMaster Engineering takes action

McMaster opens Centre of Excellence to advance personal protective equipment in Canada

June 29, 2020

McMaster opens Centre of Excellence to advance personal protective equipment in Canada

The Centre of Excellence in Protective Equipment and Materials is a network of engineers, clinicians, manufacturers and companies dedicated to improving personal protective equipment products and supply chains in Canada.

McMaster engineers bringing to market at-home test to detect COVID-19 antibodies and 3D cell printing technology

July 21, 2020

McMaster engineers bringing to market at-home test to detect COVID-19 antibodies and 3D cell printing technology

Since March, a team of researchers have developed and advanced two novel technologies which have applications during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. Ishwar Puri and Rakesh Sahu speak about these products in the latest Big Ideas for a Changing World podcast episode.

News

McMaster Engineering researcher contributes to historic cancer diagnosis in a dinosaur

August 7, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering researcher contributes to historic cancer diagnosis in a dinosaur

Greg Wohl, co-director of the Integrated Biomedical Engineering and Health Sciences program (iBioMed) and an associate professor in mechanical engineering, uses his expertise in microCT scanning to aid a groundbreaking cancer discovery.

Engineering education for a virtual world

August 6, 2020 /  Department News

Engineering education for a virtual world

Part 1: Here are the stories of three engineering educators at McMaster, who are pioneering new ways to teach and learn from home. Hear from Qiyin Fang, Elizabeth Hassan and Michael Justason from the Faculty of Engineering.

 McMaster Engineering disciplines ranked among Canada’s best

August 5, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering disciplines ranked among Canada’s best

Fourteen academic disciplines at McMaster Engineering are ranked among the best in Canada by ShanghaiRanking, which published the Global Ranking of Academic Subjects this summer.

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Events

Instructional Skills Workshop 2020

July 14 - 21, 2020

Instructional Skills Workshop 2020

The ISW presents a framework for planning and delivering lessons, and provides a forum for participants to deliver participatory lessons to a small group of peers and reflect on a variety of feedback. Participants will each design and deliver participatory mini-lessons and provide constructive feedback on the lessons of others. Many experienced instructors use this workshop as a place for refining their ideas about education and trying out new approaches for their classes.

 Consider a Career in Research & Development (R&D): Alumni Tell All!

August 12, 2020, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Consider a Career in Research & Development (R&D): Alumni Tell All!

Contemplating where research can take you? Ask McMaster Alumni about the impact research has had on their career and professional life. Learn about their journey from undergraduate research assistant to R&D professional.

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