2021 News

Dec 03, 2021 — Queen's Remembers Professor Jon Pharoah
We are mourning the loss of Professor Jon Pharoah. Jon joined MME in 2002 and became an influential researcher in hydrogen energy systems, carbon dioxide re-use, computational fluid dynamics, and more.

Jun 24, 2021 — MME's Ugo Piomelli inducted as a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering
Dr. Ugo Piomelli is one of 4 Queen's Engineering Faculty joining the 2021 inductees to the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE)

May 20, 2021 — Queen's Engineering presents a monthlong pre-commencement celebration for 2021 grads
In advance of this year’s commencement celebrations, the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science has put together a series of activities throughout the month to recognize its graduates and bring everyone together virtually: graduates, family, faculty, peers and alumni.

May 19, 2021 — Dean’s Showcase of Teaching & Learning in Engineering a succes
Faculty and staff gathered recently for the Dean's Showcase of Teaching & Learning in Engineering to recognize excellence, share successes, and gain insights/perspectives on best practices in the Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science.

Apr 30, 2021 — Introducing Dr. Roshni Rainbow, Assistant Professor
An Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Dr. Roshni Rainbow's research focuses on the study of tissue development and tissue engineering.

Apr 23, 2021 — Queen’s takes to Minecraft in a Canadian university first
Queen’s Engineering invited 100 prospective students to tour the campus, join a Q&A with the Dean and even hunt for eggs on a dedicated Minecraft server.

Mar 16, 2021 — Celebrating innovation and leadership in teaching within MME
Drs. Alan Ableson and Roshni Rainbow have each been recognized for their contributions to teaching and innovation in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science

Mar 08, 2021 — Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science launches Women in Engineering subsite
Dedicated exclusively to research, events, networks, and resources for girls and women in engineering of all ages, this new subsite debuts today with a Women in Action photo challenge featuring women in engineering roles and hobbies from coast to coast.

Feb 26, 2021 — Queen's intern reflects on the convergence of Engineering education and hands-on experiential learning at GM Canada
Arinze Imasogie, a third-year Mechanical Engineering student, discusses his Queen’s Undergraduate Internship Program experience and the significance of role modelling in career development.

Feb 24, 2021 — Dr. Suraj Persaud, one of Queen's Engineering researchers to recieve Alliance grant from NSERC
Over $6 million has been awarded to Queen’s researchers through NSERC’s Alliance grants to collaborate with industry partners in areas such as computing, wireless communications, and nuclear power.

Feb 18, 2021 — Biomechanics researchers reappraise fundamental understanding of how the foot works
Biomechanics research conducted by Dr. Lauren Welte, a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, recently published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B, will ultimately impact how podiatrists and surgeons aim to restore function to patients with foot problems, as well as influence shoe design.

Feb 15, 2021 — MME celebrates two of our own Professors, recipients of the Mitchell Professorship
Dr. Amy Wu and Dr. Matthew Robertson begin their 5-year professorship within Mitchell Hall and the world of biomechanics and robotics.

Feb 01, 2021 — A new Intelligent and Bio-Inspired Mechanics seminar series by MME's Dixia Fan
Dr. Dixia Fan, MME's newest Faculty Member brings an exciting seminar series that is quickly expanding the network of AI and Bio-inspiration in fluid mechanics researchers

Jan 07, 2021 — ‘Little STEMs’ youth outreach to spark girls’ passion for science
Recognizing the underrepresentation of women in engineering, the Queen’s Connections Engineering Outreach team has developed a unique program, Little STEMs, to be held only on PA days and designed exclusively for girls.