October 22, 2009 | By Engineering

U of T researchers define barriers to successful heart cell transplants

October 22, 2009 By Kate Brand Tippin Researchers at the University of Toronto have developed a novel cell injection test-bed to evaluate the barriers to transplanted cell integration with cardiac tissue. The results provide insights into the barriers that should be considered during heart cell transplantation studies. The research teams, led by Professor Peter Zandstra (Institute of… Read more »


October 21, 2009 | By Engineering

The Economist runs feature story on CivE Professor-led research

October 21, 2009 Chris Kennedy and team studied how cities’ greenhouse-gas emissions differ and how they can learn from comparing their carbon footprints. Read the complete article at the Economist‘s website. Planet Izen


October 21, 2009 | By Engineering

Entrepreneurship and Engineering: A successful combination

October 21, 2009 By Lindsay Cunliffe Tarvit  The Engineering Alumni Association’s new initiative, Biz Skule™, launched in September, was welcomed by almost 100 Skule™ alumni who were present to hear our inaugural lecturer, Anthony Lacavera (ECE 9T7), tell the story of his company, Globalive Communications. Those who had not been engaged in advancement activities prior to this… Read more »


October 21, 2009 | By Engineering

Q & A with Professor Emeritus Joseph C. Paradi

October 21, 2009 Executive Director and Professor, Centre for Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship | Chair Holder in Information Engineering | Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry  What was your first role at U of T? When? As a CLTA in 1989 in Industrial Engineering.  Why did you decide to accept a position at… Read more »


October 21, 2009 | By Engineering

Q & A with Professor Emeritus Joseph C. Paradi

October 21, 2009 Executive Director and Professor, Centre for Management of Technology and Entrepreneurship | Chair Holder in Information Engineering | Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry  What was your first role at U of T? When? As a CLTA in 1989 in Industrial Engineering.  Why did you decide to accept a position at… Read more »


October 20, 2009 | By Engineering

Engineering plans Canada’s largest career fair

October 20, 2009 By Kate Brand Tippin On Friday, January 15, 2010, the Faculty and Engineering Society will host You’re Next! 2010: The University of Toronto Science and Engineering Career Exposition, which is anticipated to be Canada’s largest student-run one-day career event. The event invites all undergraduates in Engineering and science Faculties, graduate students, and new… Read more »