The Faculty of Engineering is committed to the safety and well-being of its community, and is working hard with McGill University on minimizing the impact of COVID-19.

Faculty Workshops are Open

The Faculty Workshop is fully operational and its team of technicians is here to help! Check out the many services they offer to faculty, staff, and students.

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Preventing the spread of SARS-CoV-2 on high-touch metallic surfaces

Prof. Stephen Yue receives grant to work on an antiviral coating for surfaces in public spaces

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What can the COVID-19 pandemic teach us about responding to climate change?

The 7th Annual Trottier Symposium, "Lessons from a Pandemic: Solutions for addressing the Climate Change Crisis,” tackled this question and more.

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From developing a vaccine to creating antiviral materials, six Engineering professors are channeling their research efforts towards the fight against COVID-19


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The Unseen Impact of Space Research

McGill Engineering Doctoral Award (MEDA)-supported studies led by Professor Arun Misra at the McGill Institute for Aerospace Engineering are tackling some of the lesser-known, but high-impact issues of space research.

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Rising Stars

Before Montreal became a global AI hot spot, the Faculty has been contributing to the field through the Centre for Intelligent Machines (CIM), and researchers like Professor Warren Gross and Arash Ardakani are carrying on this leading-edge work.

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Construction Ecology: An Authentic Path to Sustainability

According to Prof.Kiel Moe, the Gerald Sheff Chair in Architecture, Quebec can become a model for a sustainable society by taking a closer look at two of its key resources—wood and water.

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Impactful Research

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Complex problems of sustainability, health, productivity, automation, design and social justice are tackled through collaborative research leading to novel ideas, methods and products developed by our diverse world-class engineering, urban planning and architecture researchers and partners to maximize positive impact.

Student Life in Engineering

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Our students have the opportunity to engage in experiential learning opportunities that help them to become globally-minded leaders equipped to solve problems that matter. Our active student groups foster a diverse community of curious and engaged student leaders, and our dedicated team at the MESC offers support for both academic and wellness needs.

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