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Monique Beech

Manager, Strategic Communications

Monique leads communications and marketing efforts for the Faculty of Engineering in key strategic areas, including research, reputation enhancement and external relations.

30 McMaster Engineering research projects awarded federal funding

June 17, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

30 McMaster Engineering research projects awarded federal funding

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) is investing more than $19M to support 83 McMaster researchers, including 30 engineering researchers.

McMaster civil engineers win Roche Canada COVID-19 Open Innovation Challenge

June 2, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster civil engineers win Roche Canada COVID-19 Open Innovation Challenge

A project led by Zoe Li and Wael El-Dakhakhni received funding to further their research project, CityDNA, which can support decision makers in re-opening municipal facilities during COVID-19.

Rong Zheng and team awarded NSERC funding to improve mobility for the aging population

June 2, 2020 /  Department News

Rong Zheng and team awarded NSERC funding to improve mobility for the aging population

As a winner of NSERC’s Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) program, Zheng and team will receive $1.65M to advance research in smart mobility for older adults.

McMaster researchers return to labs in safe, phased approach

June 1, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

McMaster researchers return to labs in safe, phased approach

McMaster’s campus looks very different for the small number of people beginning to increase research activity this week.

McMaster engineers to help physicians predict outcomes for patients with cardiovascular disease

May 19, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster engineers to help physicians predict outcomes for patients with cardiovascular disease

Zahra Motamed and her team receives $780,000 in NSERC funding to develop an in-vitro, patient-specific predictive tool and a regulatory testing machine for transcatheter heart valve replacement.

McMaster Engineering embraces new world of remote undergraduate summer research

May 13, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering embraces new world of remote undergraduate summer research

The Faculty and student groups have come together to ensure undergraduate student researchers have an enriching research experiences this summer while working from home.

How McMaster engineers are paving the way for new standards for medical masks in Canada

May 1, 2020 /  Department News

How McMaster engineers are paving the way for new standards for medical masks in Canada

Researchers at McMaster Engineering are rigorously testing surgical and N95 mask designs in innovative ways. Their goals? To equip the public with more protective masks, and ultimately create better masks for the next generation.

"We want to know we did everything we could": How McMaster's manufacturing experts shifted to respond to COVID-19

April 29, 2020 /  Department News

"We want to know we did everything we could": How McMaster's manufacturing experts shifted to respond to COVID-19

When COVID-19 struck Hamilton in March, the McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute (MMRI) team rallied to help the community design and manufacture protective gear and medical supplies. A month later, they’re working closer than ever with local hospitals and manufacturers.

In the Media: COVID-19 temperature screening: Group testing scanning technology at Hamilton grocery store

April 27, 2020 /  Department News
Source: The Hamilton Spectator

In the Media: COVID-19 temperature screening: Group testing scanning technology at Hamilton grocery store

Enzo Jia, CEO and co-founder of Longan Vision, demonstrates the Gatekeeper system and how it's being tested in Jackson Square. Feature in The Hamilton Spectator.

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