Managing fallout from environmental disasters like the April 2010 Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Horizon oil spill requires precise tools to predict how the oil will flow. Thanks to work done by Mechanical Engineering Professor George Haller and colleague Josefina Olascoaga, a geophysicist at the University of Miami, such tools now appear within reach.Read More Posts From This Section »
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The Macdonald Engineering Building recently underwent a $25-million facelift. The 19-month project was part of a $2-billion federal-provincial economic stimulus package that funded infrastructure improvements to support science and technology initiatives at post-secondary institutions.
North American engineering schools say at least 30 per cent of their graduates later migrate towards other fields — everything from management to law and medicine. These post-engineering career options are more than a trend, they are the new reality. McGill Chemical Engineering alumnus S. Nimu Ganguli, BEng’85, MEng’88, is a case in point.Read More Posts From This Section »