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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

More than 30 engineering students involved in University-wide project to launch a miniature satellite—roughly the size of a loaf of bread. It is expected to be launched and deployed from the International Space Station (ISS) in 2021

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 & Society 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.

McMaster Engineering Goes West

March 6, 2018 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering Goes West

Big Ideas contest winners explore the world's largest tech companies and meet with influential alumni in San Francisco and Silicon Valley.

Big Ideas: Creating a clean Ontario

February 15, 2018 /  Department News

Big Ideas: Creating a clean Ontario

Jim Cotton knows the real work begins in our communities.

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