July 7, 2009 Canada’s fastest and most powerful supercomputer, located at the University of Toronto and built by IBM, has been ranked 16th on the top 500 list of the most powerful commercially
July 3, 2009 MIE Professor Greg Jamieson provided expert comment on the implications of allowing automated systems to override human operators as in the case of Washington’s Metrorail crash
July 2, 2009 New research by a team of U of T scientists could lead to substantial advancements in the performance of a variety of electronic devices including digital cameras. The paper appears in
June 30, 2009 The Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering highlights another successful academic year with an annual recap of the top stories. Read more at The Engineering Newsletter.
June 29, 2009 CivE Professor Tamer El-Diraby’s study featured in Toronto Star, CBC Radio 1’s Metro Morning, CFZM AM 740 Radio, Kingston Whig-Standard, Newstex Blogs, and the Peterborough
June 29, 2009 The Toronto Star’s June 26th article on mini-dumps featured commentary by CivE Professor Philip Byer who warns that the closer the dumps are to people’s homes, the worse