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Powering a new paradigm

July 23, 2021 /  Department News

Powering a new paradigm

Founded by McMaster Engineering’s Ali Emadi, Enedym aims to supply world’s need for lower cost and more sustainable electric motors.

McMaster Engineering celebrates two students awarded prestigious Vanier Scholarship in 2021

July 15, 2021 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering celebrates two students awarded prestigious Vanier Scholarship in 2021

The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship is awarded to doctoral student researchers across Canada from health, sciences, engineering, social sciences and humanities. Candidates are rated on three criteria – academic excellence, research potential and leadership.

NSERC awards 14 McMaster Engineering researchers

June 28, 2021 /  Department News

NSERC awards 14 McMaster Engineering researchers

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) has awarded 11 McMaster Engineering researchers through its Discovery research program, and three others have been awarded funding through the Research Tools and Instruments grants program (RTI) and Joint Canada-Germany Projects

No lab required: New technology can diagnose infections in minutes, while patients wait in doctors’ offices

June 24, 2021 /  Department News
Source: McMaster DailyNews

No lab required: New technology can diagnose infections in minutes, while patients wait in doctors’ offices

Engineering, biochemistry and medical researchers from across campus have combined their skills to create a hand-held rapid test for bacterial infections that can produce accurate, reliable results in less than an hour, eliminating the need to send samples to a lab.

McMaster announces ten new Canada Research Chairs

June 15, 2021 /  Department News
Source: McMaster DailyNews

McMaster announces ten new Canada Research Chairs

Ten new researchers across three faculties have been named new Canada Research Chairs, a prestigious honour created to promote Canada’s world class research and development. Three additional researchers have had their chairs renewed or advanced.

Sheardown Lab and Ripple Therapeutics recognized in Nature for testing and validating new drug delivery method

June 15, 2021 /  Department News

Sheardown Lab and Ripple Therapeutics recognized in Nature for testing and validating new drug delivery method

A new drug delivery system for patients with eye disease, developed by Ripple Therapeutics and validated pre-clinically in partnership with The Sheardown Lab, has been featured in the latest issue of Nature Communications.

Engineering professor Todd Hoare receives $1.65 million NSERC training grant

June 10, 2021 /  Department News
Source: McMaster DailyNews

Engineering professor Todd Hoare receives $1.65 million NSERC training grant

Engineering professor Todd Hoare and his team of researchers from McMaster and eight other universities in Ontario and Montreal have been awarded $1.65 million in funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s CREATE program.

“Mobility is freedom”: Moataz Mohamed awarded SSHRC grant to improve Canada’s transit infrastructure

June 8, 2021 /  Department News

“Mobility is freedom”: Moataz Mohamed awarded SSHRC grant to improve Canada’s transit infrastructure

Engineers shape society in ways beyond developing technological breakthroughs and towering megaprojects. Policy recommendations that impact our work, housing, availability of goods – and transportation – are often influenced by engineers.

McMaster researchers receive $2.25 million in New Frontiers research funding

June 1, 2021 /  Department News
Source: McMaster DailyNews

McMaster researchers receive $2.25 million in New Frontiers research funding

Congratulations to Todd Hoare and Ravi Selvaganapathy, professors with the departments of chemical engineering and mechanical engineering, who are among nine researchers each receiving $250,000 over two years in New Frontiers research funding.

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