MIE post-doctoral fellow Aaron Persad and Professor Charles Ward have an experiment aboard SpaceX CRS-9, which successfully launched and headed for the International Space Station (ISS)
On June 9, MIE held its 7th Annual Graduate Research Symposium. More than 80 research poster and oral presentations took place throughout the day.
Take a closer look at the innovative robots being developed in Professor Goldie Nejat and Yu Sun's labs.
MIE fourth-year international capstone course allows students to work collaboratively across continents and cultures on industry-sponsored engineering projects.
Graduate student Christopher Sun and the Applied Optimization Lab are researching and optimizing the distribution of artificial electronic defibrillators (AEDs) in Toronto.
August 23, 2016 — Professors Tobin Filleter and Edmond Young among six U of T Engineering professors to receive Early Researcher Awards from the Ontario Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science.
August 12, 2016 — Tennis fan Professor Timothy Chan (MIE) is applying his expertise in mathematical optimization, originally developed to improve the delivery of health care, to help amateur sports federations across the country make the most of their limited resources.
August 5, 2016 — Hykso's sensor, created by U of T Engineering alumnus Khalil Zahar (MechE MASc 1T4) uses both accelerometers and gyroscopes to gather data about hand movements, taking samples 1,000 times per second.
August 4, 2016 — Turning carbon dioxide into stored energy sounds like science fiction: researchers have long tried to find simple ways to convert this greenhouse gas into fuels and other useful chemicals. Now, a group of researchers led by Professor Ted Sargent (ECE) has found a more efficient way, through the wonders of nanoengineering. MIE Professors David Sinton and Tobin Filleter collaborated on the work.
July 27, 2016 — Professor Scott P. Sanner, an international expert in information engineering, joined the Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering on April 1, 2016.