May. 30, 7 - 9 p.m.
Jun. 1, 12:00 to 2:00 PM
Mechanical Building, 5 King's College Road
Jun. 10, All-day
Bahen Centre, 40 St. George Street
Jun. 19, 2:30 - 4:30 PM
The U of T Inventor of the Year Award recognizes inventions that have the potential to improve our quality of life. Professors Axel Guenther and Andreas Mandelis, along with their research team members, were among those recognized for representing the very best of innovation at U of T.
Dan Sellan (PhD 1T2) and Professor Cristina Amon investigated a new tool to measure the thermal and vibrational properties of solids. Working with colleagues from Carnegie Mellon University, they studied materials in which heat is transferred by atomic vibrations in packets called phonons. Their results were recently published in Nature Communications.
Engineering lecturer Jason Bazylak is using students’ love of smartphones to re-engage them into class discussion.
Professor Markus Bussmann has been appointed as Vice-Dean Graduate Studies for a five-year term beginning July 1, 2013.
PAC, Walmart Canada and Nestle Canada challenged Ontario college and university students to create a sustainable package design for their 'Delissio' pizzas. First place and a $3,000 prize went to third-year Mechanical Engineering students Amanda Santos, Ashley Seow, Atigun Treetukpan and Denny Wan.