Students from the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering came back from the 66th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference with an impressive array of awards from both technical and non-technical competitions.
Congratulations to civil engineering capstone design team of Maxime Beaulieu, Antoine Bérubé, Sofia Drummond-Borges, Joanie Michel, Roch Patenaude, Arnaud Vadeboncoeur for their win at the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering annual conference.
A big congratulations to our Rocketry Team: they just came back from New Mexico after competing for the Spaceport America Cup 2019 and placed 4th (out of 47 teams) in their category, and placed 8th overall (out of 122 teams)! Amazing!
Civil engineering PhD student Christian Viau and his supervisor Ghasan Doudak have won the best paper award at the Engineering Mechanics and Materials specialty conference of the CSCE 2019 annual conference held in Laval (Quebec). Their paper was entitled “Analytical modeling of heavy timber assemblies with realistic boundary conditions subjected to blast loading”.
PhD student Shruti Tanga won the 3rd prize for her poster "Phosphorus attenuation in a pond – Wetland system treating cropping system runoff in eastern Ontario, Canada" at the 8th International Symposium on Wetland Pollutant Dynamics and Control in Aarhus, Denmark. The prize includes a cash award of 1500 DK.