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A message from Dean Puri to the Faculty of Engineering

March 14, 2020 /  Department News

A message from Dean Puri to the Faculty of Engineering

"I encourage all of us to be kind and patient with each other during this crisis. We are a community and we need to take care of each other."

A letter from our president

March 13, 2020 /  Department News

A letter from our president

McMaster in-person classes for undergraduate and graduate students will end at the end of day Friday March 13th and no in-person exams will be held at the end of this term.

McMaster scientists engineer self-cleaning surface that can repel dangerous bacteria

February 15, 2020 /  Department News
Source: CBC Quirks and Quarks

McMaster scientists engineer self-cleaning surface that can repel dangerous bacteria

McMaster mechanical engineer Tohid Didar was on CBC's Quirks and Quarks talking about the self-cleaning surface to repel dangerous bacteria that he’s developed with a team of researchers, including Leyla Soleymani, engineering physics professor.

“Wherever you are is O.K.”: McMaster Engineering alumni return to offer advice to students

January 29, 2020 /  Department News

“Wherever you are is O.K.”: McMaster Engineering alumni return to offer advice to students

Ninety McMaster Engineering alumni and 150 students gathered at last week’s Backpack to Briefcase networking night to share experiences, advice and mentorship.

Seven services to support McMaster Engineering students

January 21, 2020 /  Department News

Seven services to support McMaster Engineering students

It’s a fresh semester at McMaster. Whether you’re looking to connect with a mentor or de-stress with a furry friend, these support services are here to help.

‘To have their dreams cut short is tragic:’ McMaster mourns plane crash victims

January 9, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

‘To have their dreams cut short is tragic:’ McMaster mourns plane crash victims

McMaster’s Iranian students have organized a vigil Friday, Jan. 10, to commemorate those who died in this week’s plane crash in Tehran.

McMaster students believed to be among those killed in air crash

January 8, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

McMaster students believed to be among those killed in air crash

It is with great sadness that we share with our university community that it appears that members of the McMaster family were among those killed in the airplane crash in Iran on Wednesday morning.

McMaster Engineering’s Top 10 Stories of 2019

December 19, 2019 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering’s Top 10 Stories of 2019

From delving into the history of McMaster's giant iron ring, to 3D printing tumour cells and celebrating startups founded by McMaster engineering students, here are the top stories of 2019.

McMaster Engineers develop superbug-resistant, self-cleaning plastic wrap

December 13, 2019 /  Department News
Source: CNN

McMaster Engineers develop superbug-resistant, self-cleaning plastic wrap

CNN reports: McMaster Engineers have developed a self-cleaning plastic wrap that repels bacteria -- and could be used to prevent the transfer of antibiotic resistant superbugs, and other forms of dangerous bacteria.

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