Engineers explore ideas and culture in Chinese exchange

Engineers explore ideas and culture in Chinese exchange

Faculty and students join international summer exchange at China’s Peking University

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Mechanical engineers connect at CSME/CFDSC 2014

Mechanical engineers connect at CSME/CFDSC 2014

Department hosts productive and successful joint conference for international researchers

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Momentum: Engineering the future

Momentum: Engineering the future

The alumni & industry magazine of the Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

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Oil-spill sponges and a future manufacturing leader

Oil-spill sponges and a future manufacturing leader

MIE graduate student named top 30 under 30 by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers

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Researchers engineer safer drugs and skin grafts with Grand Challenges Canada grants

The federal grant program encourages top researchers to use scientific or technical, social and business innovation to address some of the most pressing global health challenges. This year’s recipients also include Lian Leng (MIE MASc 1T0, PhD 1T5) and Professor Axel Guenther (MIE, IBBME), who created a 3D skin printer to provide burn victims with skin grafts.

Breathing fresh air into tracheal intubation tools

It’s an innovative design that has netted its designers, then-fourth-year IBBME engineering students this year’s John W. Senders Award for Imaginative Design. From U of T Engineering, the award is “for the imaginative and successful application of the principles of human factors to the design of a medical device." Professor Senders is an emeritus faculty member of MIE.

Professor Cleghorn » Mechanics of Machines, Second Edition,

Mechanics of Machines by Professor Emeritus William L. Cleghorn and Nikolai Dechev was recently published in its Second Edition. The book ideal for courses in kinematics and dynamics of machines. It covers the basic concepts of gears, gear trains, the mechanics of rigid bodies, and graphical and analytical kinematic analyses of planar mechanisms.

Professor Zu » NSERC Engage

Prof Jean Zu received NSERC Engage funding for the "Development of testing and analysis methodologies to characterize the performance of an innovative hydraulic impact hammer".

Mercedes-Benz Canada Graduate Fellowship for Fuel Cell Research

Congratulations to Olga Arevalo-Quintero (supervisor: Professor Olivera Kesler), the 2014-15 recipient of the Mercedes-Benz Canada Graduate Fellowship for Fuel Cell Research. This award is intended to fund research and training of world-class researchers and engineers in the field of fuel cell research.

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