engineering research

Quirks & Quarks features Bergthorson research

Published: 19Jan2016

Don't miss the January 15, 2016, edition of CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks to learn how Prof Jeff Bergthorson and colleagues are finding ways for energy to be stored and transported via iron and...

Leading the charge toward sustainability

Published: 16Jan2015

Professor Jeffrey Bergthorson in the Department of Mechanical Engineering has been named the first Panda Faculty Scholar in Sustainable Engineering and Design at the Trottier Institute for...

On the cover: Biomaterial breakthrough

Published: 27Jan2016

Research led by Dr Hossein Heris of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Dr Jamal Daoud of the Department of Biomedical Engineering is featured on the cover of the journal Advanced...

Museum time for the Lessard team

Published: 6May2015

Musical instruments created by students Steven Phillips and Ajith Damodaran, under the supervision of Prof Larry Lessard, were displayed at the Design Museum in Ghent, Belgium, during the month of...

GAMES Inaugural Graduate Student Research Day

Published: 5May2016

In honour of National Engineering Month, the Graduate Association of Mechanical Engineering Students at McGill University (GAMES-McGill) contributed to National Engineering Month through the...

Microdevice papers gather accolades

Published: 16May2015

Students Pengfei Song, Weize Zhang and Alexandre Sobolevski, under the supervision of Professor Xinyu Liu, won the Best Paper Award in the Microfluidics Symposium at the 2014 ASME IMECE conference....

Mecheng alum featured in "McGill dans la ville"

Published: 3Jun2015

Department of Mechanical Engineering alumnus Kieran Humphries is featured, along with electrical engineer Diego Mascarella, in the May 2015 edition of McGill's French-language publication McGill...

A parade of honours

Published: 11Jun2015

The 2015 Wighton Fellowship Award was awarded to Dr Amar Sabih for his exceptional and innovative contribution to the instruction of laboratory-based, undergraduate engineering courses in Canada....

Renewable energy, policy interactions, and the role of Engineers


Renewable energy, policy interactions, and the role of Engineers: A talk by Dr. Kristina Johnson

Special Seminar: Dr Martin Schiemann


Dr Martin Schiemann from the Department of Energy Plant Technology at Ruhr-University Bochum will present a talk entitled "Lithium as energy storage material."  A​bstract