News & Features

CERT team advances to finals of Carbon XPRIZE

– The U of T Engineering-led team (including MSE’s Phil De Luna) working to capture greenhouse gas and recycle it into useful chemicals has advanced to the finals of the international NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE. The competition presents this challenge: capture ... Read More


U of T Engineering students (including MSE) recognized for academic and extracurricular excellence

– From varsity track stars to aerospace team leaders, 10 remarkable undergraduate students were honoured by the Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education (OPEFE) for excelling both within and beyond the classroom. Scholarships totalling $15,000 were presented to students at a reception ... Read More


Myhal family champions next-generation engineering innovation and entrepreneurship

– This spring when U of T Engineering opens the doors to the Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship (Myhal Centre), it will mark the success of an ambitious campaign and reflect a new era for engineering – one with multidisciplinary collaboration and active, experiential learning ... Read More


Within a few years, we could be capturing the carbon dioxide emitted by power plants and recycling it into fuel. Victor Lauer/Shutterstock

Science: MSE’s Phil De Luna say we’re on the cusp of a carbon dioxide–recycling revolution

– By Matt Warren, Science Every year, the billions of metric tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) we release into the atmosphere add to the growing threat of climate change. But what if we could simply recycle all that wasted CO2 and ... Read More

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Honours & Awards

New joints for arthritis sufferers research project receives Connaught Innovation Award support

– For millions of Canadians with hands gnarled by arthritis, a promising new treatment could see their diseased joints replaced with new tissue-engineered joints developed at the University of Toronto. If testing proves successful, the regenerated joints could mean an end ... Read More


Nine Engineering professors and alumni inducted into the Canadian Academy of Engineering

– Nine members of the U of T Engineering community have been inducted as fellows of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE), including MMS alumni Christopher Pickles and John Young


MSE students and faculty recognized by AIST

– The Association for Iron & Steel Technology acknowledged research done by MSE faculty, undergraduate students, and graduate students in steelmaking and process metallurgy

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