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Monique Beech

Manager, Public Relations

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

#InsidetheLab: The diverse research areas of advanced manufacturing

November 10, 2017 /  Department News

#InsidetheLab: The diverse research areas of advanced manufacturing

Students working at the McMaster Manufacturing Research Institute (MMRI) are enhancing productivity, improving quality and increasing the lifespan of materials used in various manufacturing industries.

Searching for a silent threat: McMaster Engineering grads receive James Dyson Award for cancer detection device

November 9, 2017 /  Department News

Searching for a silent threat: McMaster Engineering grads receive James Dyson Award for cancer detection device

What started as a final year engineering class project at McMaster University is now an internationally recognized improved solution for the early detection of melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer.

Chemical Engineering prof awarded Canada Research Chair

November 9, 2017 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

Chemical Engineering prof awarded Canada Research Chair

Emily Cranston, associate professor, chemical engineering, is the Canada Research Chair in Bio-Based Nanomaterials (Tier 2). Emily uses biological components to develop environmentally friendly, high-performance and advanced materials from renewable resources like wood pulp with a focus on using na

Q&A with Vanessa Raponi, A Champion in Promoting Diversity in Engineering

November 8, 2017 /  Department News

Q&A with Vanessa Raponi, A Champion in Promoting Diversity in Engineering

McMaster University hosts the Conference on Diversity in Engineering (CDE) for the first time from November 10 to 13, 2017.

Dean's Blog: Educate Citizen Scholars To Transform Our World

November 6, 2017 /  Department News
Source: Fireside with the Dean

Dean's Blog: Educate Citizen Scholars To Transform Our World

Beyond the attributes that graduates obtain from their programs of study, the job ready skills typically reported to be of greatest importance for employers include a fresh graduate’s ability to work in a team, leadership, capability to define and solve a problem, written and verbal communication.

Where engineering meets healthcare: First year iBioMed students design innovative hip implants

November 3, 2017 /  Department News

Where engineering meets healthcare: First year iBioMed students design innovative hip implants

Spider silk meshing that encourages bone regrowth. Silicon carbide that transmits stress signals to a physician. Ultra-high molecular-weight polyethylene that is strong, yet ductile.

Hoda ElMaraghy elected international membership by the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences

November 1, 2017 /  Department News

Hoda ElMaraghy elected international membership by the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences

Hoda ElMaraghy (M.Eng ‘72, Ph.D. ’76 Mechanical), a trailblazer for women in engineering, has been elected to international membership by the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences.

‘Something for everyone’ at McMaster Water Week 2017

October 27, 2017 /  Department News

‘Something for everyone’ at McMaster Water Week 2017

From October 30 to November 3, the McMaster Water Network hosts McMaster Water Week 2017.

McMaster named Canada's most research-intensive university

October 26, 2017 /  Department News

McMaster named Canada's most research-intensive university

McMaster continues to lead in university rankings – this time being recognized as Canada’s most research-intensive university in the 2017 Research Infosource rankings released today.

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