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Revealing what’s hidden through machine learning

November 28, 2022 — 
Keeley Edwards joins UM as a 2022 Vanier Scholar

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Lab in a box components, including the ADALM2000 test instrument.

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Bringing the lab home

June 24, 2021 — 
It can’t be overstated: COVID-19 threw everyone for a loop, including students, instructors and teaching assistants in post-secondary education. One of the pressing questions: How can in-person instruction be adapted to a remote learning environment, especially when it comes to hands-on activities like labs?

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An electric autonomous vehicle, parked. Photo by Marco Verch

Robots to drive Miss Daisy

February 24, 2020 — 
University of Manitoba and United Kingdom researchers to investigate AI-based transportation solutions for older populations

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Engineering excellence recognized

June 21, 2019 — 
Two Faculty of Engineering members have been elected as Fellows into the Canadian Academy of Engineering

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This illustration depicts a three-dimensional (3D) computer-generated image of a number of drug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae diplococcal bacteria. Note that extending from the organisms’ exterior were type IV pili, or hair-like appendages, which in this case, are used to promote motility for these bacteria, and improve surface adherence. The artistic recreation was based upon scanning electron microscopic (SEM) imagery.

Research pushing the boundaries

May 13, 2019 — 
Early career researchers are among the inaugural recipients of funding from the New Frontiers in Research Fund

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Image of silos from Ognjen Odobasic / Pixabay

Made-in-Manitoba technology helps farmers

April 26, 2019 — 
Every year, various organizations and governments highlight the role that intellectual property (IP) rights play in encouraging innovation and creativity

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CTV, YAHOO!: Are humans ready for the rise of personal home robots?

August 8, 2018 — 
Roboto, what have you done for me lately?


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Six new and renewed Canada Research Chairs

May 31, 2018 — 
Four new CRCs have been awarded to U of M professors and another two have been renewed

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Dr. Philip Ferguson (mechanical engineering) and his graduate students Valorie Platero and Matthew Driedger, with CSA Astronaut Dr. Jenni Sidey, and a model of CubeSAT.

CSA to help students design, build and launch their own satellites

May 4, 2018 — 
Canadian Space Agency astronaut Jenni Sidey announces student teams


University of Manitoba Faculty of Engineering represented the University of Manitoba at the Canadian Engineering Competition hosted by Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario from March 8th to March 11th.

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U of M team creates best way to mine an asteroid, win competition

March 28, 2018 — 
Twelve Faculty of Engineering students represented the U of M at the 2018 Canadian Engineering Competition

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