January 14, 2009 | By Engineering

U.S. News & World Report Ranks U of T Engineering 10th Overall in World

January 8, 2009 Engineering at the University of Toronto once again ranked in 10th place overall among the world’s universities and colleges and 1st in Canada, in a recent ranking by the U.S. News & World Report’s inaugural World’s Best Colleges and Universities of 2008. In 2008, U of T Engineering also ranked 1st in… Read more »


January 14, 2009 | By Engineering

U.S. News & World Report Ranks U of T Engineering 10th Overall in World

Engineering at the University of Toronto once again ranked in 10th place overall among the world’s universities and colleges and 1st in Canada, in a recent ranking by the U.S. News & World Report’s inaugural World’s Best Colleges and Universities of 2008. In 2008, U of T Engineering also ranked 1st in Canada and 10th… Read more »


January 9, 2009 | By Engineering

Professors Create One of World’s Leading Analog Intellectual Property Suppliers

January 9, 2009 By: Kate Brand, Associate Director of Communications Every minute, ten hours of video is uploaded to YouTube. With hundreds of millions of videos watched each day and hundreds of thousands of videos uploaded every day, YouTube has emphasized an expectation among internet users: speed. As the demand for downloading videos increases and… Read more »


January 8, 2009 | By Engineering

Fifth Civil Engineering Career Fair Sees Record Attendance

January 8, 2009 By: Colin Anderson, Communications & Student Programs Coordinator, CivE The effect of the much talked about global economic downturn was hard to see as students and engineering industry professionals filled the atrium of the Medical Sciences Building in the heart of the University of Toronto’s downtown St. George Campus on Jan. 8,… Read more »


January 7, 2009 | By Engineering

OANDA Corporation Attributes Achievements to Products and Employees

January 6, 2009 OANDA Corporation has been the most comprehensive website for currency exchange rate information since it went online in 1996. ECE Professor Michael Stumm created OANDA to fill an obvious market need. He never expected the organization to take off as quickly as it did, considering no real investment was directed to marketing, advertising or… Read more »


January 5, 2009 | By Engineering

Engineering Professor Appointed Distinguished Professor in Plasma Engineering

January 5, 2009 MIE Professor Javad Mostaghimi has been appointed University of Toronto Distinguished Professor in Plasma Engineering for a five-year term as of Jan. 1, 2009. Designed to advance and recognize faculty with highly distinguished accomplishments and who display exceptional promise, the prestigious University of Toronto Distinguished Professor awards are limited to no more than 3%… Read more »