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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.

McMaster places 17th in the world in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings

April 22, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

McMaster places 17th in the world in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings

McMaster University has placed 17th in the world in The Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings, which recognizes the important contributions universities make to their communities, countries and on an international scale.

McMaster researchers rally to help Canadian company expedite new mask to meet urgent COVID-19 demand

April 8, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

McMaster researchers rally to help Canadian company expedite new mask to meet urgent COVID-19 demand

Engineering and medical researchers at McMaster University have been racing to assist Woodbridge Foam Corporation in getting a new made-in-Canada mask designed, tested and certified, as supplies of existing medical masks become less certain.

MacEng arms the frontlines with ventilators for local hospitals

April 7, 2020 /  Department News

MacEng arms the frontlines with ventilators for local hospitals

McMaster engineers, physicians, students and industry partners join forces to create timely solutions to the high demand for critical equipment for frontline workers. In the third part of the MacEng arms the frontlines series, we take a look at ventilators.

Undergraduate Summer Research programs continue amid COVID-19

April 6, 2020 /  Department News

Undergraduate Summer Research programs continue amid COVID-19

McMaster’s Faculty of Engineering announced that Undergraduate Summer Research programs will proceed remotely while following social distancing guidelines during COVID-19.

MacEng arms the frontlines with masks: Faculty, students create protective equipment for healthcare workers

April 1, 2020 /  Department News

MacEng arms the frontlines with masks: Faculty, students create protective equipment for healthcare workers

McMaster engineers, physicians, students and industry partners join forces to create timely solutions to the high demand for more personal protective equipment (PPE) for frontline workers. In the first part of the "MacEng arms the frontlines" series, we take a look at masks.

McMaster engineers using machine learning to aid Canada’s crisis response

March 26, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster engineers using machine learning to aid Canada’s crisis response

Imagine being able to test decisions on a "digital twin" of a city, see its likely impact, and better understand what will help Canada during times of crises.

McMaster engineers pivot 3D cell printing technology to help COVID-19 research

March 23, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster engineers pivot 3D cell printing technology to help COVID-19 research

Joining the global mission to find treatments for people with COVID-19, McMaster engineers hope to use their novel technology to help other researchers with disease modelling and drug screening.

Detecting toxic chemicals in wastewater faster to improve the environment

March 3, 2020 /  Department News

Detecting toxic chemicals in wastewater faster to improve the environment

From four hours to 10 minutes, new technology created by McMaster engineers lets experts test water toxicity more efficiently

“There’s a need to keep innovating:" Robert Pelton awarded for contributions to Canada’s pulp and paper industry

February 21, 2020 /  Department News

“There’s a need to keep innovating:" Robert Pelton awarded for contributions to Canada’s pulp and paper industry

Director of McMaster’s Centre for Pulp and Paper Research receives highest individual honour from the Pulp and Paper Technical Association of Canada (PAPTAC).

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