sustainability-thumb.pngSustainability Research

The United Nations has developed a goal to ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all. From solar energy to bio-technology, Western Engineering researchers are doing their part by creating clean energy solutions to today’s sustainability problems. 
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Assistant professor in chemical engineering and researcher with the Institute for Chemicals and Fuels from Alternative Resources (ICFAR), Naomi Klinghoffer is developing new processes for turning waste materials into renewable fuel.
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cot-thumbnail.pngInformation Technology Research

Researchers at Western Engineering are discovering new ways to incorporate information technology into our day-to-day lives that ensure our cities of tomorrow are more sustainable and efficient.
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MSKMusculoskeletal Health Research

Millions of people around the world suffer from pain and reduced mobility. Researchers at Western University are conducting high-impact interdisciplinary research to help keep people mobile.
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water-thumbnail.pngWater Research

Through partnering with industry, researchers at Western Engineering work with students to create real-world solutions for the management and treatment of water supplies, and the remediation of wastewater -- literally creating energy and reclaiming resources from waste.
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energyEnergy Research

With escalating concerns about global energy shortages and the impact of human activity on ecosystems, researchers in Western Engineering are exploring new ways to link different energy systems into the distribution grid while distributing reliable power systems into our communities in a cost-effective way.
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