Entries by Farshad Naderi

Dr. Roger Kempers has been awarded funding from the Ontario Centre for Innovation

Dr. Roger Kempers has been awarded funding from the Ontario Centre for Innovation (OCI) Voucher for Innovation and Productivity (VIP), OCI TalentEdge, and Mitacs Accelerate fellowships for a project entitled “Development of High-Performance Additively Manufactured Wicks for Two-Phase Heat Transfer Applications”. The project is in partnership with Magna International and has a combined value of […]

Congratulations to Sara Hajari for winning 1st Place Research Project Award at the 2021 Lassonde Undergraduate Summer Student Research Conference

Congratulations to Sara Hajari, a LURA student working in the Stem Cell Engineering Lab under the supervision of Dr Sachlos for winning 1st Place Research Project Award at the 2021 Lassonde Undergraduate Summer Student Research Conference.  Sara’s summer project involves development of 3D porous biopolymer scaffolds that mimic the tumour microenvironment of acute myeloid leukemia stem cells […]

Prof. Solomon Boakye-Yiadom will lead the York efforts as a part of a 5-year 3.2M+ NSERC Alliance Program

Congratulations to professor Solomon Boakye-Yiadom who will lead the York efforts as a part of a 5-year 3.2M+ NSERC Alliance Program that involves three universities (UAlberta, UBC, York), a governmental research agency (DRDC), and two industrial partners in the defence industry (GDLS-C, NP Aerospace). The ultimate objective of this partnership is to develop new Canadian-made […]

Prof. Alex Czekanski inducted as a Fellow of the Canadian Engineering Education Association.

Congratulations to Prof. Alex Czekanski who was inducted as a Fellow of the Canadian Engineering Education Association. The designation of Fellow honours individuals who have demonstrated noteworthy service to engineering education, engineering leadership, or engineering design education through their work with CEEA-ACEG.

Engineering professor offers expertise to others through Academics Without Borders

This story originally appeared on YFile on July 18, 2021 “When research is driven by the local community, it is much more meaningful and can actually have an impact on society,” said Marina Freire-Gormaly, assistant professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Lassonde School of Engineering. When Freire-Gormaly discovered that, like her research lab, Academics Without Borders was […]

Congratulations To Our 2021 Susan Mann and Provost Dissertation Scholarships Winners

Winner of Provost Dissertation Scholarship The Provost Dissertation Scholarship is awarded to assist outstanding doctoral students in their final year of doctoral study to concentrate exclusively on and complete their dissertations. It is designed for students who have made significant progress on the research and writing of their dissertations to facilitate timely degree completion. Alireza […]