Engineering & Applied Science News

A cure for chronic pain

Posted on May 20, 2015

Multi-disciplinary team uses funding to research soft tissue repair and regeneration.

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The power of giving back

Posted on May 13, 2015

Praveen Jain, the Canada Research Chair in Power Electronics and Director of the Queen's Centre for Energy and Power Electronics Research (ePOWER), has donated all his patent royalties to Queen’s.

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Researchers rock out with robots

Posted on May 12, 2015

Technology developed by Joshua Marshall and his team promises to improve mining safety.

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Reverse engineering nature

Posted on May 08, 2015

The Optical Towing Tank for Energetics Research will allow for the study of swimming and flying animals to help solve problems relating to aero- and hydrodynamics.

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Exceptional research showcased in lecture event

Posted on Apr 16, 2015

Ian Moore (Civil Engineering) among five Queen's researchers honoured for outstanding work.

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Homecoming for new Canada Research Chair

Posted on Apr 09, 2015

Alan Jeffrey Giacomin has been named the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Rheology, and for him, it’s a homecoming.

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Kim Sturgess, Sc’77, awarded prestigious Canada Medal

Posted on Apr 08, 2015

The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen’s University would like to congratulate Kim Sturgess, Sc’77, on receiving the 2015 Canada Medal from the Chemical Institute of Canada.

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Magna International representatives visit campus

Posted on Mar 30, 2015

Queen’s Engineering staff and students welcomed Magna International representatives to campus on Monday March 23.

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Harnessing the power of the tides

Posted on Mar 20, 2015

Ryan Mulligan, an Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering, will be presenting his work at the 4th Oxford Tidal Energy Workshop, being held at the University of Oxford on March 23-24.

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Inspiring Greatness in the Gael’s Den

Posted on Mar 16, 2015

QYEA hosts Gael's Den event in Toronto and allocates $20,000 to design teams.

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Why Grad Studies? Edith Deretey

Posted on Mar 06, 2015

Edith Deretey's 4th year ECE project evolved into her MASc research in Intelligent Systems.

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Why Grad Studies? Emily Cowperthwaite

Posted on Mar 03, 2015

Emily Cowperthwaite's MASc research landed her a job at NOVA Chemicals.

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Why Grad Studies? Simon Jones

Posted on Feb 17, 2015

Simon Jones' (MASc'09) work at HMRC jumpstarted his career at Toronto Rehabilitation Institute.

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GeoEngineering Centre's work making a ‘real impact’

Posted on Feb 02, 2015

Kerry Rowe and his colleagues at the GeoEngineering Centre are studying the use and performance of geosynthetics and geomembranes, such as those used to prevent the escape of contaminants from landfills.

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Engineering Education Research Volunteer Opportunity

Posted on Jan 13, 2015

You are invited to a 30-minute information session on Thursday January 22, Beamish-Munro Hall Room 313, 6:30 pm

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Dr. Moore (Civil Engineering) honoured for outstanding work

Posted on Nov 18, 2014

Dr. Moore honoured with 2014 Queen’s Prize for Excellence in Research

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Fall Preview

Posted on Sep 16, 2014

Mark your calendar for The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science Fall Preview!

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International lecture named after Queen's University professor

Posted on Sep 10, 2013

In a rare honour, a new lecture has been named after Queen’s University professor Kerry Rowe, a world leader in geoenvironmental engineering.

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Funding addresses sustainability in the Far North

Posted on Aug 14, 2013

With an eye to promoting the sustainability of remote communities, Queen’s professor Mark Green (Civil Engineering) has designed a six-year program that allows young researchers to address sustainability challenges in the Far North

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Internship program draws top international students to Queen's

Posted on Aug 01, 2013

Some of the world’s best undergraduate students are studying at Queen’s this summer through a unique research internship that pairs young talent with Canada’s leading researchers.

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