Congratulations to Professor Steve Yue on being recognized as one of the 2% most-cited world scientists working in the area of thermal spray research. Read more in the recent issue of Advanced Materials & Processes linked to below.
Prof. Mathieu Brochu is the winner of the 2021 MetSoc Distinguished Materials Scientist Award
McGill Engineering youth outreach program awarded NSERC PromoScience grant
Materials Engineering professors George Demopoulos and Karim Zaghib help create McISCE-the McGill Center for Innovation in Storage and Conversion of Energy
Pioneering research suggests feasibility of cheaper, more powerful batteries
Materials Engineering Professor Jinhyuk Lee just published transformational research on a new family of advanced cathode materials for next generation Li-ion batteries in one of the top journals of the field: Advanced Energy Materials (Impact Factor 25.245). Read more here:
Sinan Abi Farraj, a senior Materials Engineering Undergraduate student, has been named among the 50 finalists for the inaugural McCall MacBain Scholarship, Canada’s first comprehensive leadership-based scholarship for master’s and professional studies. From over 735 applicants, 50 finalists were selected, chosen based on their character, community engagement, leadership potential, entrepreneurial spirit, academic strength and intellectual curiosity.
Professor Cerruti’s research on antiviral fabric coatings against SARS-CoV-2 is featured in the latest issue of Dean’s Report- Read more here: https://www.mcgill.ca/engineering/files/engineering/deans_report_-_fall_2020.pdf
Professor Yue’s research on anti-viral metal coatings featured in Macleans Magazine! Congratulations! https://www.macleans.ca/education/university-rankings/canadas-top-medical-doctoral-university-2021-mcgill/
This message is sent on behalf of Prof. George Demopoulos, Chair of the Department of Mining and Materials Engineering
Our MetSoc Student Chapter is proud and happy to announce that we won the “2020 Outstanding Chapter of the Year Award”! This is the second time in a row that the McGill Chapter has won this prestigious award that recognizes our programming efforts and the active participation of our members.
Professor Cerruti and PDF Ophelie Gourgas’s research on heart valve mineral formation on the news!
Please see the story here: https://theconversation.com/the-minerals-deposited-in-heart-valves-differ-between-men-and-women-134513
Start-Up founded by Materials Engineering graduates contributes to the fight against COVID-19 by using 3D printing technology/AM manufacturing for which our Department is an international leader
The Department has extended the deadline for Domestic PhD student application for Fall 2020 admission. Please refer to https://www.mcgill.ca/gradapplicants/mining-and-materials-engineering-0 for details on the programs offered and https://www.mcgill.ca/gradapplicants/apply/prepare/requirements for admission procedures.
On Thursday November 7, 2019, we came together for the second annual reception honoring Professor Phil Distin’s memory. This year, students were actively involved in organizing the event as Phil would have liked to see. Students, staff, alumni and friends had the opportunity to share food bites-including oysters, have a drink or two all while Phil’s favorite piano music played.