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McMaster offering access to key software platforms used by engineers, scientists and researchers around the world

August 13, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

McMaster offering access to key software platforms used by engineers, scientists and researchers around the world

McMaster is providing access to key software platforms that allow next-level experiences to all students, faculty, staff, and researchers at no cost to end-users.

Making surfaces repellent to bacteria and viruses with Repel Wrap

August 12, 2020 /  Department News

Making surfaces repellent to bacteria and viruses with Repel Wrap

In Episode 3 of the Big Ideas for a Changing World podcast, Leyla Soleymani and Tohid Didar share the latest on their bacteria and virus repellent plastic wrap and its potential use during the pandemic.

McMaster Engineering researcher contributes to historic cancer diagnosis in a dinosaur

August 7, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering researcher contributes to historic cancer diagnosis in a dinosaur

Greg Wohl, co-director of the Integrated Biomedical Engineering and Health Sciences program (iBioMed) and an associate professor in mechanical engineering, uses his expertise in microCT scanning to aid a groundbreaking cancer discovery.

McMaster Engineering welcomes eight new faculty members and appoints five

August 5, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering welcomes eight new faculty members and appoints five

Eight new faculty members have joined the Faculty of Engineering; three in Computing & Software and five at the W Booth School for Engineering Practice & Technology. Five current faculty are entering new roles.

"It's great to be back:" Researchers return to the McMaster Automotive Resource Centre

July 31, 2020 /  Department News

"It's great to be back:" Researchers return to the McMaster Automotive Resource Centre

Ali Emadi’s research group has transitioned back to some in-person research activities, getting back on track with both industry and student-led projects. Here’s what the transition looked like.

In the Media: How Hamilton researchers are contributing to the fight against COVID-19

July 24, 2020 /  Department News
Source: CBC

In the Media: How Hamilton researchers are contributing to the fight against COVID-19

Professor Gail Krantzberg, along with wastewater expert and professor Zobia Jawed, are featured in CBC on their work in detecting COVID-19 in wastewater.

Two McMaster-based national research facilities awarded $4.2 million from the Canada Foundation for Innovation

July 22, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

Two McMaster-based national research facilities awarded $4.2 million from the Canada Foundation for Innovation

The Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy and the Canadian Research Data Centre Network are funded through CFI’s Major Science Initiatives (MSI) Fund.

McMaster engineers bringing to market at-home test to detect COVID-19 antibodies and 3D cell printing technology

July 21, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster engineers bringing to market at-home test to detect COVID-19 antibodies and 3D cell printing technology

Since March, a team of researchers have developed and advanced two novel technologies which have applications during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. Ishwar Puri and Rakesh Sahu speak about these products in the latest Big Ideas for a Changing World podcast episode.

McMaster and Toyota Tsusho Canada collaborate to move pathogen-detecting food wrap from lab to market

July 13, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

McMaster and Toyota Tsusho Canada collaborate to move pathogen-detecting food wrap from lab to market

Toyota Tsusho Canada, Inc. (TTCI) will team up with McMaster engineers and biochemists to move a promising new food-safety technology from the lab to the marketplace.

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