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McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute

The McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute (MMRI) is one of Canada's premiere institutes for advanced manufacturing, precision tooling and machining, automation and robotics.

The McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute (MMRI), one of the country's most advanced and best equipped research laboratories, combines research excellence with state-of-the-art equipment to meet the sophisticated research and development needs of leading manufacturers. Created in 2000 with more than $10 Million in funding from its founding sponsors; the Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI), the Ontario Innovation Trust (OIT) and the Ontario Research and Development Challenge Fund (ORDCF) and industry partners; the MMRI provides a focus for high-profile research and serves as a vehicle for university-industry-government interaction. In addition the institute promotes, encourages, and performs fundamental and applied research in cooperation with its industrial partners and provides systematic mechanisms for technology transfer and infusion of knowledge and research results.

Renowned faculty members from several departments; mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, materials science & engineering, engineering physics and electrical & computer engineering, combine their expertise in machining, metal forming, polymer processing, thermal processing, micro-manufacturing, grinding, robotics and manufacturing automation to conduct industry-relevant research, educate undergraduate and graduate students and train post-degree professionals.

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