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Discovery Western Granted PromoScience Funding

Discovery Western (DW) –will be able to expand its outreach initiatives following the recent announcement of the 2015 NSERC PromoScience grant recipients. Facilitated by undergraduate engineering students at Western University and Dr. Aleksander Essex, an assistant professor in Electrical & Computer Engineering, a total of $81.000 in federal funding over the course of 3 years has been granted to support Discovery Western (DW) programming.
Western Engineering News | May 2016

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Ana Luisa Trejos is working to tame tremors
Impact Western | August 2015
Thanks to donor support, Ana Luisa Trejos, an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, is working on developing a wearable hand brace, just like a glove, that effectively controls tremors without restricting voluntary motion.
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Jin Jiang has been recognized for outstanding contributions to nuclear industries
Western Engineering News | July 2015
NSERC/UNENE Senior Industrial Research Chair (IRC) Jin Jiang of Western’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering has been presented with the 2015 Canadian Nuclear Achievement Award – ‘Harold A. Smith Outstanding Contribution Award’ – for his contributions in instrumentation and control for nuclear power plants in Canada and internationally.
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Western team wins Best Innovation Prize at the 2015 Surgical Robot Challenge
Western Engineering News | July 2015
A team of researchers from CSTAR and Western Engineering recently won the Best Innovation Prize at the Surgical Robot Challenge held during the 2015 Hamlyn Symposium on Medical Robotics in London, UK.
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