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Engineering students advance to international competition for the first time

From left are Brian Peach, Collin Rice, Jake Parsons, Brandon Baker, Erin Lundrigan, and Ricky Bonnell pose with their awards for second place in senior design and third place in consulting engineering. Photo credit: Lori Wareham

Thanks to a strong performance at the 2014 Canadian Engineering Competition (CEC), engineering students from Memorial will represent Canada at the international level of the event for the first time.

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Improving lives one project at a time

All-terrain wheelchair design.

The life of a young boy will be a little easier and more enjoyable thanks to Dr. Leonard Lye, co-ordinator and founder of the Newfoundland and Labrador branch of the Tetra Society of North America and some first-year engineering students.

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Ice mechanics chair appointed at Memorial University

Dr. Rocky Taylor

Memorial University’s Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science has a new research chair. 

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Data traffic

Dr. Octavia Dobre and her research student Walid Jerjawi.

The Internet has become the place to watch high-definition television and videos, play games and listen to music. As the reasons to log on become greater every year, so does the number of users and the data traffic.

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Cleaning up contaminated environments safely

Dr. Zhang aboard the Eastern Canada Response Corporation (ECRC) boat for oil spill response. ECRC provides marine oil spill response services, when requested, to the \

We all know when an oil spill occurs, it’s important to clean it up as soon as possible. But, what about the process used to clean it up?

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Benchmarks is the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science's annual corporate newsletter. You can view the latest issue by clicking here.

Benchmarks: Winter 2013







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