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Certificates of Completion shift to online courses for remainder of 2020 and into 2021

July 23, 2020 /  Department News

Certificates of Completion shift to online courses for remainder of 2020 and into 2021

This unique industrial training program was created by industry leaders to help current professionals make immediate impact.

McMaster researchers study use of wastewater to track coronavirus

July 23, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

McMaster researchers study use of wastewater to track coronavirus

“We know virus fragments are detected through feces of infected individuals,” says Gail Krantzberg, a professor at the W. Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology, who is working with colleague and wastewater expert Zobia Jawed on the research project.

Brian Baetz selected as next director of W Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology

July 22, 2020 /  Department News

Brian Baetz selected as next director of W Booth School of Engineering Practice and Technology

Professor emeritus in the Department of Civil Engineering, Baetz brings more than 30 years of experience at McMaster, including supervising 28 graduate students at the W Booth School.

Students are making it easier and safer for patients to self-administer hemodialysis

July 22, 2020 /  Department News

Students are making it easier and safer for patients to self-administer hemodialysis

Can human-centred design improve how patients and their caregivers learn to administer hemodialysis at home? Three McMaster Engineering students are exploring how we might improve this experience.

Contractors may soon order concrete as easily as most of us order food delivery

July 8, 2020 /  Department News

Contractors may soon order concrete as easily as most of us order food delivery

Is the construction supply chain ready to go digital? Five master’s students in the Entrepreneurship and Innovation program are betting on it with their start-up 3C Inc.

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.

Entrepreneurship and manufacturing grads pivot to sanitizer production during COVID-19 pandemic

June 25, 2020 /  Department News

Entrepreneurship and manufacturing grads pivot to sanitizer production during COVID-19 pandemic

The McMaster community has quickly mobilized to contribute a multitude of solutions to help address COVID-19 and the virus that causes it, SARS-COV2. Faculty and students are busy researching every avenue possible to manage the spread and impact of the disease.

Can Smart Technology Improve How Patients Recover from Wounds?

June 8, 2020 /  Department News

Can Smart Technology Improve How Patients Recover from Wounds?

In partnership with St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (SJHH), professors with the W Booth School are exploring if smart technology can help the healing and treatment of patient’s wounds.

Major investments in Great Lakes restoration and pollution prevention are paying off, report finds

May 20, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

Major investments in Great Lakes restoration and pollution prevention are paying off, report finds

Canadian and American efforts to restore Areas of Concern (AOCs) throughout the Great Lakes – including Hamilton Harbour – have invested $22.8 billion US over the last 35 years, according to a new article in the Journal of Great Lakes Research.

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