January 8, 2009 | By Engineering
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
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
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 »
January 1, 2009 | By Engineering
Director of the U of T Institute for Aerospace Studies, David Zingg writes an article in the Dec. 31, 2008 Globe and Mail about reducing carbon dioxide emissions in air travel … read the full article on the Globe and Mail website.