June 23, 2009 | By Engineering

Two U of T Engineering Researchers Receive $27.5M

June 23, 2009 Using nanotechnology to manufacture new high-tech products. Developing biological materials to treat everything from ulcers to arthritic knees. These two fields of research seem to have little in common. But one thing they now share is some major recognition. University Professor Michael Sefton (IBBME/ChemE) and Professor Uwe Erb(MSE) of the University of Toronto Faculty of… Read more »


June 22, 2009 | By Engineering

MIE Professor’s Healthcare Interview Available via Podcast

June 22, 2009 An interview MIE Professor Mike Carter gave at the recent INFORMS Practice Conference in Phoenix, AZ, on how operations research can help the healthcare industry has been released as a podcast by Science of Better.org.  The podcast, entitled How Can You Squeeze 30% Out of Healthcare Costs, explains the hidden costs in North American… Read more »


June 19, 2009 | By Engineering

Message from the Dean: Congratulations New Graduates!

June 19, 2009 On June 19, 2009, the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering will award degrees to 810 undergraduate and more than 100 graduate students. These students will join the prestigious group of 40,000 Skule™ alumni.   Convocation is a time of promise, purpose and celebration. Promise for our graduating students as… Read more »


June 18, 2009 | By Engineering

EngSci Student Receives Governor General’s Silver Medal

June 18, 2009 Fourth-Year EngSci student David Ruggerio has been selected as one of three recipients graduating from U of T with a bachelor’s degree for the 2009 Governor General’s Silver Medal Award. The medal is awarded for academic excellence. Since 1997, the medal has been awarded to 12 Engineering students. Last year’s recipient, Adam Kirsh, was a… Read more »


June 17, 2009 | By Engineering

RobotX: Battlebots 2009

June 17, 2009 A secondary school competitor recaps RobotX: Battlebots 2009 … (more)


June 16, 2009 | By Engineering

Welcoming New Alumni

June 16, 2009 Celebrate another year of academic success with stories of 10 dedicated Engineering students who graduate in June … (more)