At the 31st Canadian Conference of Electrical and Computer Engineering in Quebec City earlier this month, two professors from the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science received prestigious awards at the annual awards banquet.
The market for IoT devices and applications for improved patient care and general health and wellness is growing faster than ever before, thanks in large part to the needs of an aging population.
Dr. El Saddik and MDI2’s team have a broad focus on medical device usage in healthcare delivery and knowledge creation. That applies to any device, material or application used in medical rehabilitation, treatment, prevention or diagnosis.
Visions of the future, in the form of robots that clean up our planet, transportable homes for Indigenous communities and hydroponic grow walls, were brought to life by more than 500 uOttawa engineering students at Design Day 2018.
This annual research competition among the graduate students of the Faculty of Engineering, demonstrates the cutting-edge research that they are conducting, and gives Ottawa’s industry and community a sneak preview of the next generation of designers, makers, and entrepreneurs.
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.