Meet Dr. Leo Chou, the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME) newest assistant professor. January 17, 2019 | By Qin Dai

Molecular Machines: Leo Chou joins IBBME as assistant professor

Chou launched his academic career at U of T Engineering as an undergraduate student in Engineering Science, followed by doctoral study with Professor Warren Chan (IBBME)


Professor Jane Howe uses her expertise in electron microscopy to study materials that could advance renewable energy, such as those used to make lithium-ion batteries. (Photo: Tyler Irving) January 14, 2019 | By Tyler Irving

Advanced materials for sustainability: Meet Professor Jane Howe

Before joining U of T Engineering as an Associate Professor this month, Howe spent nearly 20 years in industry, working on advanced materials and imaging methods


January 14, 2019 | By Liz Do

Fort McMurray homes have normal levels of indoor toxic substances, U of T Engineering study reveals

In the aftermath of the Fort McMurray wildfire, Professor Arthur Chan (ChemE) and his team reveal results from dust collected in more than 60 homes


January 11, 2019 | By Chris Sorensen

U of T startup raises $3.25 million to eliminate prescription opioids after surgery

Gel-based technology, developed in the lab of University Professor Molly Shoichet (ChemE, IBBME) dramatically extends the duration of local anesthetics injected at the site of a surgical incision


January 10, 2019 | By Geoffrey Vendeville

NSBE U of T Chapter to host first student-run Black hackathon in GTA

The Jan. 26 event challenges students to program innovative solutions in just 12 hours


The Sky Guys put the DX-3 Vanguard to the test at Markham Airport. The hybrid drone features vertical take-off and landing, long-range communications and cloud-based analytics. (Credit: The Sky Guys) January 9, 2019 | By Erica Rae Chong

How a team of U of T Engineering graduates are developing a next-generation drone

Prototype being tested in Markham is capable of vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) as well as long-distance cruising