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An in-house developed Power Semiconductor Evolution System: Characterizing emerging power semiconductors.

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Transforming the power grid

February 4, 2019 — 
Carl Ho’s research is helping power producers transition to the era of the smart grid

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Dr. Zahra Moussavi, Canada Research Chair in Biomedical Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering, is receiving $1,737,960 for her project on investigating the efficacy of high-frequency rTMS treatment for Alzheimer's disease

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Wpg Free Press: Donation opens doors for Alzheimer’s study subjects

February 4, 2019 — 
A Winnipeg researcher who is studying a potential treatment for Alzheimer’s disease is looking for more participants for her program —and just got the funding to help more people access it

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U of M engineering teams take home first place at the Western Engineering Competition

January 28, 2019 — 
Teams from across western Canada competed to determine who would advance to the Canadian Engineering Competition

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George Rubenfeld (centre) with his family in France, 1950. // Photo credit: Belle Jarniewski, Voices of Winnipeg Holocaust Survivors

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Life after the Holocaust: Alumni who survived

January 22, 2019 — 
Jan. 27 marks the anniversary of the 1945 liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp during the Second World War – a day set aside by the United Nations to commemorate the Holocaust

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First classes take place in the new Stanley Pauley Engineering Building

January 14, 2019 — 
The Faculty of Engineering welcomed its first class of students to the new Stanley Pauley Engineering Building on Monday, January 14, 2019, marking the unofficial opening of the new, 46,100 square-foot facility

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Pavement and road traffic photo. // Image from Leif Norman.

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The Conversation: After Humboldt: What is being done to reduce risks on Canadian roads?

January 9, 2019 — 
In the aftermath of a major road crash or a bridge collapse, two types of investigations are necessary

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The Bison women's hockey team bring home the gold in the U SPORTS National Championships! PHOTO COURTESY BRANDON VANDECAVEYE, WESTERN UNIVERSITY.

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Top stories of 2018

December 21, 2018 — 
Another amazing year reaches its conclusion at the University of Manitoba

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Faculty and Staff Honour Former Dean Douglas Ruth with Laneway

December 19, 2018 — 
As a distinguished graduate of the University, and a core faculty member for more than 30 years, former Dean Emeritus, Dr. Douglas Ruth [B.Sc. (1970), M.Sc. (1972), Ph.D. (1977), P.Eng.] will officially retire at the end of December.

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IEEQ Grad Reflects on Time Spent in Program

December 5, 2018 — 
Ethel applied to become an IEEQ student here at the University of Manitoba. Weeks and months passed until one day, her husband phoned her while at work - a big envelope had arrived for her.

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Students & Industry Professionals join for evening of networking

November 29, 2018 — 
Friends of Engineering hosted a networking wine and cheese reception at the HUB sponsored by MacDon for students and working professionals in the field of engineering.

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