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McMaster Experimental Reduced Gravity Team launches first-ever re-flight experiment

February 19, 2021 /  Department News

McMaster Experimental Reduced Gravity Team launches first-ever re-flight experiment

On February 17, the McMaster Experimental Reduced Gravity Team (MERGE) boarded a Falcon 20 parabolic flight that simulated a reduced gravity atmosphere to continue their study of the sloshing effects of fuelling satellites in space.

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.

Top 10 McMaster Engineering stories to remember from 2020

December 22, 2020 /  Department News

Top 10 McMaster Engineering stories to remember from 2020

It was a year of uniting in the face of unprecedented challenges. As we take time to reflect, here are some particularly memorable stories from this challenging and unpredictable year.

Four students answer your research and entrepreneurship questions

December 1, 2020 /  Department News

Four students answer your research and entrepreneurship questions

Want to know more about student research or working with a startup but don’t know where to begin? Four McMaster Engineering students who attended last week’s Engineering Research & Entrepreneurship Fair can help.

In the Media: Reproduction problems in male river otters linked to oilsands contaminants in new study

November 30, 2020 /  Department News
Source: CBC

In the Media: Reproduction problems in male river otters linked to oilsands contaminants in new study

Cheryl Quenneville, mechanical engineering associate professor, contributed to research that shows weaker penile bones in river otters are linked to oil sands contaminants.

Education research projects to help students thrive in future leadership roles

November 25, 2020 /  Department News

Education research projects to help students thrive in future leadership roles

Two years after accepting the Educating the Engineer of 2025 (EtE-25) funding awards for education research projects, four McMaster Engineering faculty members share their findings and successes.

Six McMaster Engineering startups to watch

November 19, 2020 /  Department News

Six McMaster Engineering startups to watch

In celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week, we are recognizing six thriving startups founded by McMaster Engineering students and alumni.

McMaster inventors of pathogen-repelling wrap earn top prize in global innovation competition

November 12, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

McMaster inventors of pathogen-repelling wrap earn top prize in global innovation competition

McMaster Engineering's Leyla Soleymani and Tohid Didar, who led the team that created RepelWrap, have been named grand prize winners in the 2020 Create the Future design contest, organized by engineering-design news provider Tech Briefs, the company announced today from New York.

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