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Keeping Canada's Manufacturing Sector Competitive

May 11, 2018 /  Department News

Keeping Canada's Manufacturing Sector Competitive

Stephen Veldhuis, director of the McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute and a mechanical engineering professor, caught the manufacturing bug early in his engineering career, machining parts at a summer job as an undergraduate.

McMaster Engineering celebrates ‘Big Ideas’ at 60th Anniversary Celebration

May 9, 2018 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering celebrates ‘Big Ideas’ at 60th Anniversary Celebration

They could be seen from all corners of the room. Large, bright, colourful wooden letters that spelled, “BIG IDEAS.”

McMaster-made satellite to be launched as part of Canadian Space Agency program

May 4, 2018 /  Department News
Source: McMaster Daily News

McMaster-made satellite to be launched as part of Canadian Space Agency program

The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) announced today that a satellite designed and built by researchers at McMaster University, has been chosen as one of 15 projects that will be launched into space as part of the Canadian CubeSat Project.

Overcoming challenges in 3-D printing artificial tissue

April 20, 2018 /  Department News
Source: McMaster University Brighter World

Overcoming challenges in 3-D printing artificial tissue

Professor Ravi Selvaganapathy and a team of McMaster researchers are developing a new way to use additive manufacturing to create artificial tissues.

Big Ideas: Getting to the ‘pointe’

April 12, 2018 /  Department News

Big Ideas: Getting to the ‘pointe’

Mechanical Engineering student and ballerina, Lacey Wice, examines the mechanics of ballet and how the dance has helped her become the ‘whole engineer’.

This tiny patch will tell you if your food has gone bad

April 10, 2018 /  Department News

This tiny patch will tell you if your food has gone bad

Is that meat still good? Are you sure? McMaster researchers have developed a test to bring certainty to the delicate but critical question of whether meat and other foods are safe to eat or need to be thrown out.

Engineering profs earn teaching awards

March 24, 2018 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

Engineering profs earn teaching awards

The McMaster Students Union handed out its annual teaching awards, honouring the best and most engaging educators on campus. The Merit Award went to Civil Engineering assistant professor Moataz Mohamed. Mechanical Engineering's Eu-gene Ng earns teaching excellence award.

The Forge Student Startup Competition: Meet this year's engineering student finalists

March 21, 2018 /  Department News

The Forge Student Startup Competition: Meet this year's engineering student finalists

The Forge Student Startup Competition is the largest student entrepreneurial competition at McMaster. The fourth annual event will take place on Thursday, March 22 in CIBC Hall at 5:30 pm.

Big Ideas: The many sides of Barry Hill

March 16, 2018 /  Department News

Big Ideas: The many sides of Barry Hill

Describing Barry Hill as a well-rounded man is a vast understatement.

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