2018 News

May 24, 2018 — ECE Distinguished Speaker Series June 7: Raffaello D'Andrea
Dr Raffaello D’Andrea, renowned international entrepreneur, engineer, creator of breathtaking flying machines and TED speaker with more than 7.3 million video views will be speaking at Walter Light Hall on June 7th. D’Andrea’s talk will be followed by a reception at the ECE grad lounge (WLH 314). Everyone is welcome.

May 24, 2018 — Professor Amir Fam named CAE Fellow
Queen’s Engineering Professor and Associate Dean (Research and Graduate Studies) has been named Fellow of the prestigious Canadian Academy of Engineering.

Mar 05, 2018 — READ & WATCH: Meet new Queen's engineering professor, Suraj Persaud
Dr Suraj Persaud has recently joined the faculty in the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering. He plans to build a research group to help understand corrosion problems relevant to Canada’s nuclear power industry.

Feb 26, 2018 — Meet new Queen's engineering professor, Vahid Fallah
The Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering at Queen’s is welcoming four new faculty members this year. One of them is Dr Vahid Fallah, an expert in additive manufacturing. He’s recruiting graduate students and laying the groundwork for a laboratory that could change the way metal and polymeric parts are manufactured.

Feb 14, 2018 — PHOTOS: Dean's Scholars Reception honours academic excellence
The Dean's Scholars Reception was held last night at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre. There are 141 graduating students this year who were Dean's Scholars in all four years of their undergraduate studies.

Feb 12, 2018 — VIDEO: Claire Davies earns FEAS Excellence in Education Award
Claire Davies, an assistant professor, Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, has earned the Excellence in Education Award from the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science for her inter-faculty curriculum, community based projects, and active-learning approach to teaching.

Feb 07, 2018 — Meet new Queen's engineering professor, Laurent Béland
The Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering at Queen’s is welcoming four new faculty members this year. One of them is Dr. Laurent Béland, an expert in computational material science. He’s recruiting graduate students to help work on solving some of the enduring problems of nuclear reactor design and durability issues in cement paste.

Feb 02, 2018 — VIDEO: ELEC490 remote manipulator capstone project
The ELEC490 open house is coming up in the ILC on February 15th. Here's a little taste of just one of the great projects that will be on display then from the ECE discipline night on February 1st.

Feb 01, 2018 — VIDEO: Meet Karen Rudie, Queen's engineering and computing professor
Karen Rudie, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the School of Computing here at Queen's, uses mathematical modelling to help engineers and designers make the best, most accurate, predictions and decisions. It's work that can impact all our daily lives by making things safer, and more efficient.

Jan 29, 2018 — PROFILE: Undergraduate Researcher, Danielle Tremblay
Danielle Tremblay began work as an undergraduate researcher after first year. Now as she completes her undergraduate degree, she's very well positioned to pursue graduate work or to begin her working life. Undergraduate research work is a great way to help focus your own career plans and to position yourself well for your next opportunities.

Jan 22, 2018 — RESEARCH PROFILE: Building understanding of nature's power at the water's edge
Queen's civil engineering professor Ryan Mulligan and his research group are working on new ways to help engineers design for coastal areas as hurricanes become more frequent and intense.

Jan 19, 2018 — Hoult earns FEAS Excellence in Research Award
Queen’s engineering professor Neil Hoult is this year’s recipient of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science (FEAS) excellence in research award.

Jan 19, 2018 — Civil Engineering Discipline Night
Learn about the academic world of Civil Engineering! Meet faculty, upper-year students, graduate students and have the opportunity to ask your questions! Plus, free pizza and pop!!

Jan 19, 2018 — Civil Engineering Discipline Night