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COVID-19

McMaster Engineering is a community that comes together during a time of crisis.

 

Get up to date information on how COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is impacting our faculty, staff, and students; learn what our researchers are doing to fight the virus; how we're transforming learning; and what we're doing to support our Fireball Family.  

 

Read the latest COVID-19 information updates from McMaster University.

COVID-19 News

The road to making one million face shields: MMRI partners with Whitebird

October 21, 2020 /  Department News

The road to making one million face shields: MMRI partners with Whitebird

In episode six of the Big Ideas for a Changing World podcast, hear how the McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute (MMRI) and Hamilton-based packaging company, Whitebird, teamed up to swiftly produce face shields for thousands of Canadian frontline workers during the pandemic.

To measure the severity of COVID-19, researchers create a tool that can pull an elusive marker from human blood

October 20, 2020 /  Department News

To measure the severity of COVID-19, researchers create a tool that can pull an elusive marker from human blood

It is the latest application of smart-surface technology to emerge from the laboratory of Tohid Didar, a mechanical engineering professor at McMaster.

McMaster researchers collaborate on N95 respirator made and approved in Canada

September 29, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster researchers collaborate on N95 respirator made and approved in Canada

A team of engineers, scientists and manufacturers from private industry and McMaster University have successfully created an N95 respirator made and approved for sale in Canada.

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Virtual Q&As

Live virtual Q&A with Ishwar K. Puri, Dean of Engineering and Associate Deans John Preston (Research), Mike Thompson (Graduate Studies), and Steve Hranilovic (Academic) at 9:30 a.m. on April 17.

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Virtual Services

Academic Advising

Academic Advising has moved from in-person appointments to online appointments. The office phone number is currently inactive. For assistance please visit their page and e-mail one of the advisors. 

 

Co-op & Career Services

In-person services have been temporarily suspended in the Hatch Centre but the team is still available virtually. Please check Oscarplus for over 200 available career appointments. Co-op interviews will be continued to be scheduled remotely. Please Contact the team.

A Message from Dean Ishwar Puri

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