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Kathryn Grandfield wins prestigious Human Frontier Science Program grant

May 19, 2021 /  Department News

Kathryn Grandfield wins prestigious Human Frontier Science Program grant

Kathryn Grandfield, associate professor of biomedical engineering and materials science and engineering, has received a prestigious grant worth more than $1.3 million for research that could lead to better understanding of — and treatments for — illnesses related to bone density.

Spring 2021 McMaster Engineering Faculty Appointments

May 4, 2021 /  Department News

Spring 2021 McMaster Engineering Faculty Appointments

Twelve McMaster Engineering faculty members have been appointed to new roles in 2021.

In the news: McMaster engineering students showcase inventions in first-ever virtual expo

April 22, 2021 /  Department News
Source: Hamilton Spectator

In the news: McMaster engineering students showcase inventions in first-ever virtual expo

Senior engineering students at McMaster University usually ring in the end of their graduating year with a faculty-wide capstone project expo, the product of at least eight months of work.

McMaster places 14th in the world in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings

April 21, 2021 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

McMaster places 14th in the world in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings

McMaster University has earned the university the rank of 14th in the world in The Times Higher Education (THE) 2021 Impact Rankings.

McMaster Engineering to host capstone expo featuring more than 200 student projects

April 6, 2021 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering to host capstone expo featuring more than 200 student projects

Final-year students will be showcasing their stellar technological capstone projects during the first-ever faculty-wide McMaster Engineering Capstone Expo this week.

Three projects led by McMaster Engineering researchers receive $11.3M in federal funding

March 4, 2021 /  Department News

Three projects led by McMaster Engineering researchers receive $11.3M in federal funding

Materials Science professors Gianluigi Botton, Nabil Bassim, and André Phillion and Engineering Physics professor Andy Knights are among the co-leads for McMaster research projects receiving $35M in funding from Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) today.

Black History Month Q&A Spotlight Series: Olajide Akintayo

February 18, 2021 /  Department News

Black History Month Q&A Spotlight Series: Olajide Akintayo

To Materials Science and Engineering PhD student, Olajide Akintayo, Black History Month means reflecting on challenges faced by people of colour, celebrating achievements and working towards inclusivity.

McMaster Engineering launches Fellowships with partnering universities to increase diversity in engineering and technology

January 18, 2021 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering launches Fellowships with partnering universities to increase diversity in engineering and technology

The Faculty of Engineering at McMaster University has partnered with five other Ontario universities to release new fellowships to expand the pathways for Indigenous and Black students pursuing doctoral degrees in engineering.

New scholarship launched to support Black engineering students

January 12, 2021 /  Department News

New scholarship launched to support Black engineering students

The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) McMaster Chapter has launched a new scholarship that will be awarded annually to Canadian Black students entering the Faculty of Engineering at McMaster.

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