MSE PhD Student Phil De Luna named to the 2019 Forbes Top 30 under 30 Energy List

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Forbes Magazine has an annual list of the “brashest entrepreneurs across the United States and Canada”. From their website: “From creating milk without cows to trucks without drivers, these innovators are shaking up some of the world’s stodgiest industries. The list features 600 trailblazers in 20 industries.”  PhD candidate Phil De Luna has been named … Read More

Professor Nazir Kherani elected as a Fellow of the American Physical Society

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Professor Nazir P. Kherani (MSE/ECE) has been elected as a 2018 APS Fellow by the American Physical Society (APS). Kherani received this prestigious distinction for his contributions to the development of betavoltaic, photovoltaic, and nanoplasmonic devices for long-lived batteries, high efficiency Si heterojunction solar cells, graded gratings for high sensitivity bio/chem-sensing applications, and contributions to … Read More

Professor Zheng-Hong Lu and Professor Harry Ruda recognized by the Canadian Academy of Engineering

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Twelve members of the U of T Engineering community, including two from MSE, have been recognized by the Canadian Academy of Engineering with fellowships and scholarships. The CAE is a national institution through which Canada’s most distinguished and experienced engineers provide strategic advice on matters of critical importance to Canada. Professors Frank Kschischang (ECE), Zheng-Hong … Read More

Professor Zheng-Hong Lu and Professor Glenn Hibbard (MSE) are two of seven Engineering faculty named Canada Research Chairs

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Two U of T Engineering researchers have been awarded new Canada Research Chairs by the federal government this spring. Professor Warren Chan (IBBME) has been named a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Nanobioengineering. He is currently the U of T Distinguished Professor of Nanobioengineering. Chan develops nanotechnology for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer and infectious diseases. … Read More

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

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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 to crippling pain and a return to full mobility for patients – like the ability … Read More

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

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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

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

Hart Teaching Innovation Professorships: Six innovative ways U of T Engineering enriches the student experience

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MSE Professor Scott Ramsay was named one of six inaugural Hart Teaching Innovation Professors

Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education honours top undergraduate students

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U of T Engineering’s top undergraduate students were recognized by the Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education (OPEFE) for high academic achievement and co-curricular contributions.

MSE students name their 2017 instructor and teaching assistant of the year

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Professor Scott Ramsay and PhD candidate Khaled Abu Samk win 2017 MSE Impact Student Choice Awards