Faculty of Engineering

Making a pitch into a learning opportunity

26 Oct 2018

On a Wednesday evening in a seminar room at the Faculty of Engineering, a group of students gathered together over pizza and coke. One by one, they stood up in front of their peers and delivered a...

From trash to treasure: Recycled material gives Kuujjuaq new sports pavilion

23 Oct 2018

A team from the School of Architecture’s Minimum Cost Housing Group (MCHG) has won a prestigious National Design Award for its unique project repurposing discarded materials in the northern village...

McGill University to partner with Xebec to develop Power-to Gas process for renewable energy storage

12 Oct 2018

McGill University today announces it will co-develop with Xebec Adsorption Inc. (TSXV: XBC) a prototype reactor to produce Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) using the Power-to-Gas (P2G) process which...

Press Release: ArcelorMittal Mining Canada G.P. to fund major mining research collaboration at McGill University

5 Oct 2018

MONTREAL, October 3, 2018 –ArcelorMittal Mining Canada G.P. announced today a long-term funding programme to support mining and materials engineering R&D in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill...

McGill-Concordia collaboration wins big in solar-powered house competition

24 Aug 2018

After more than two years of hard work, Canada’s sole entry in the 2018 Solar Decathlon competition has won first prize in the Architecture; Market Appeal; and Communications contests with thirds...

Nano-sized traps show promise in diagnosing pathogenic bacterial infections

16 Aug 2018

A new type of “lab on a chip” developed by McGill University scientists has the potential to become a clinical tool capable of detecting very small quantities of disease-causing bacteria in just...

NSERC awards $9.9M to McGill-led research projects

15 Aug 2018

On August 10, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) announced the recipients of the 2018 NSERC Strategic Partnership Grants program. Eight McGill-led projects are receiving...

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