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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.

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.

FROM THE DEAN: How McMaster Engineering has pivoted during COVID-19

July 8, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Fireside with the dean

FROM THE DEAN: How McMaster Engineering has pivoted during COVID-19

McMaster Engineering is a community that pivots. Our community of researchers, instructors, staff and students is quick to embrace change and meet new challenges. No challenge has been greater than COVID-19.

McMaster Engineering launches podcast on innovation during COVID-19

July 6, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering launches podcast on innovation during COVID-19

Big Ideas for a Changing World is now available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and on your browser. The show is hosted by John Preston, Associate Dean of Research and External Relations in the Faculty of Engineering.

MacChangers proposes solutions to COVID-19 challenges in Hamilton

June 30, 2020 /  Department News

MacChangers proposes solutions to COVID-19 challenges in Hamilton

The first-ever MacChangers: Change-a-Thon, a virtual week-long program, connected teams of students from all faculties and levels of study to brainstorm, share insights and collaborate with community groups in Hamilton.

McMaster opens Centre of Excellence to advance personal protective equipment in Canada

June 29, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster opens Centre of Excellence to advance personal protective equipment in Canada

The Centre of Excellence in Protective Equipment and Materials is a network of engineers, clinicians, manufacturers and companies dedicated to improving personal protective equipment products and supply chains in Canada.

Supporting our Students: An engineering student’s story

May 29, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

Supporting our Students: An engineering student’s story

SOS is an ongoing series that highlights how COVID-19 is impacting McMaster students. This instalment is by an engineering student who wished to remain anonymous.

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.

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