June 3, 2009 | By Engineering

New MEng/EPP certificate

June 1, 2009 Arising from the report of the Task Force on Engineering and Public Policy tabled in May 2008, the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering will introduce a series of courses on Engineering and Public Policy in September 2009. Engineers have much to contribute to the creation and implementation of public policy and… Read more »


June 2, 2009 | By Engineering

Engineering Students Create iPhone App

June 1, 2009 By Susan Grant Alexander Graham Bell would be surprised. No one in his era could have envisioned telephones being applied the way they are today. No longer just a way to keep in touch, your phone is now a personal computer with more memory and power than the early computers.  ECE students Nathan… Read more »


June 1, 2009 | By Engineering

Spring Convocation

June 1, 2009 Morning Convocation (CivE, ECE, MSE) Convocation Hall, 31 King’s College Circle 10 a.m. Morning Reception Quad and Great Hall of Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Afternoon Convocation (UTIAS, IBBME, ChemE, EngSci, MIE) Convocation Hall, 31 King’s College Circle 2:30 p.m.   Afternoon Reception Quad and Great… Read more »


May 29, 2009 | By Engineering

Renzo Basset Receives Staff Excellence Award

May 29, 2009 Director of Technical Services for the Department of Civil Engineering, Renzo Basset, was awarded the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering Agnes Kaneko Award in honour of his long-standing exemplary service to the Faculty.   This award was established in 1990 in memory of Agnes Kaneko, a secretary in the Department of Civil Engineering… Read more »


May 29, 2009 | By Engineering

ECE Professor Receives Faculty Teaching Award

May 29, 2009 Professor John Carter began his career as a high school teacher before joining The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 10 years ago. He specializes in First Year courses and has taught three courses that are fundamental in Computer Engineering.  He participates in the Engineering Strategies and Practice course, taking… Read more »


May 29, 2009 | By Engineering

MIE Professor Receives Early Career Teaching Award

May 29, 2009 Since joining the University of Toronto as an Assistant Professor in 2005, Professor Craig Simmons has taught in the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, and is cross-appointed to the Faculty of Dentistry where he teaches Biomaterials Science.  He is one of many highly talented graduates… Read more »