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John Makaran wins Mentor of the Year award

Western Engineering professor John Makaran has been named Mentor of the Year by the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters, South Western Ontario Board. The award recognizes excellence in supporting skills development and preparing individuals for careers in manufacturing.

Western Engineering Showcases Innovative Solutions at MME Capstone Design Day

Western University's Faculty of Engineering recently hosted its much-anticipated Capstone Design Day for Mechanical and Materials Engineering (MME), spotlighting the culmination of months of intensive project work and ingenuity.

Kamran Siddiqui appointed vice-provost (graduate and postdoctoral studies)

Sustainable energy expert, experienced academic administrator to lead development of new learning methodologies.

Hamid Abdolvand named Tier 2 Canada Research Chair

Professor Hamid Abdolvand has been named Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Advanced Materials for Low-Emission Energies.

A '4R' framework for bringing sustainable e-textiles to scale

In a perspective published in Nature Materials, HaoTian Harvey Shi proposes a sustainable circular economy for e-textiles

Collaboration is key for Frugal Biomedical Innovations program

How to do more with less. This simple solution – some would say mantra – is the driving force behind frugal innovation.

CSME names Maciej Floryan recipient of Stachiewicz Medal

The Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering presented Dr. Floryan with the Jules Stachiewicz Heat Transfer Medal at the 2023 CSME International Congress held at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Sherbrooke, QC.

Western names Andy Sun as Distinguished University Professor

Andy Sun is one of the latest recipients of Distinguished University Professorships awards, joining a select group of faculty members recognized for exceptional scholarly careers.

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