Faculty of Engineering news
The Departments of Chemical Engineering at Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal and McGill University invite you to our annual Winter Research Day! Chemical Engineering Research Day Wednesday, March 15th 2017, 8:30AM – 6:00PM Polytechnique Montreal, Main building, 6th floor amphitheater Keynote Speakers: Robert Hayes (U. Alberta). Mario Jolicoeur and Philippe Leclerc: Chemical Engineering and Beer-Making Gregory Patience (Ecole Polytechnique)
Emeritus Professor JH Vera published a new book: Classical Thermodynamics of Fluid Systems: Principles and Applications.
Prof. Viviane Yargeau has been promoted to the rank of Full Professor. Congratulations!
On Saturday, November 26 from 3am to 5pm, Facilities will be performing renovation work that will affect temperatures in the Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences and Engineering. The steam distribution system in the Macdonald-Stewart Library Building (Schulich Library) will be shut down in order to fix six leaks before the winter season sets in. As a result, library users may experience colder than normal temperatures. Spaces will be open for study but users should dress accordingly. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Prof. Jean-Luc Meunier has been promoted to the rank of Full Professor. Congratulations!
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at McGill University invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. McGill is among the top research intensive academic institutions in Canada, attracting over one-half billion dollars in competitive research funding each year. It has been consistently ranked in the top 25 universities worldwide in a number of recent surveys. Successful candidates will play leading roles in maintaining McGill’s international reputation of excellence in research and teaching. We are particularly interested in the areas of d
Frank Caporuscio wins a Principal’s Award for Administrative and Support Staff Congratulations!
Following the approval of the GD16-09 Renaming Proposal submitted to the Board of Governors on October 6, 2016, Dr. C.
Professor A. Rey is named top 10 reviewer for Soft Matter in 2016.
Prof. Viviane Yargeau is the 2016/17 Gerald W. Farnell Teaching Scholar in the Faculty of Engineering
Prof. Viviane Yargeau is the 2016/17 Gerald W. Farnell Teaching Scholar in the Faculty of Engineering. Congratulations!
The Gas Dynamics of Explosions, by Mechanical Engineering Professor John H.S. Lee, will be available from Cambridge University Press in July 2016. The book is based on Prof Lee's course in shock dynamics and focuses on the analytical methods used to determine non-steady shock propagation.
Prof. Alejandro D. Rey has been re-appointed as James McGill Professor, May 2016. Congratulation.
The research group of Prof Xinyu Liu is developing a portable, paper-based biosensor for point-of-care diagnosis of HIV and hepatitis C virus (HCV) co-infections. The research, led by graduate student Chen Zhao, has been published in the journal Biomicrofluidics. The article has been selected as an Editor’s Pick of the journal and has been featured by Science Daily, American Institute of Physics (AIP), the Electrochemical Society and other science news websites.
By Katherine Gombay, McGill Newsroom Research uncovers the inherently hierarchical nature of social media