Entries by Eric Austerberry

Two Mechanical Engineering Professors Honoured by the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering

Pouya Rezai, Associate Professor, and George Zhu, Professor and Tier 1 York Research Chair in Space Technology, have received the I.W. Smith Award and the Robert W. Angus Medal from the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering! Dr. Rezai was awarded the I.W. Smith Award for creative outstanding contributions to Mechanical Engineering achieved less than 10 years after receiving a […]

Prof. Marina Freire-Gormaly Speaks With CTV About COVID-19

Prof. Marina Freire-Gormaly spoke with the National CTV News Channel on Feb. 13, 2021 about Aerosol Transmission of COVID-19 and the importance of the HVAC system for safety of the building occupants.   https://mech.lassonde.yorku.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/CTV-News-Feb132021_MFG.mp4 The full clip on the CTV website can be found here. Professor Freire-Gormaly also spoke with City News, the article on […]

Prof. Solomon Boakye-Yiadom awarded SME President’s Award

Congratulations to professor Solomon Boakye-Yiadom who was awarded the SME president’s award for his contributions to the manufacturing community of Toronto including training students and advocating local industry.  Professor Solomon is the founding director of  MATAM (Microstructural Tailoring of Advanced Materials) research laboratory. You can read more about his accomplishments here.