Joëlle Pineau awarded NSERC’s Steacie Memorial Fellowship


Earlier today, Joëlle Pineau, Associate Professor of the McGill School of Computer Science and current Director of Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research (FAIR) Montreal, was awarded one of six prestigious E.W.R Steacie Memorial Fellowships.

Tomislav Friščić awarded NSERC’s Steacie Memorial Fellowship


The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada has awarded an E.W.R Steacie Memorial Fellowship to Prof. Tomislav Friščić, to support his work in an innovative branch of chemistry that aims to develop environmentally friendly alternatives to solvent-based chemical processes.

Vicky Kaspi wins top Canadian science prize


NSERC has named Vicky Kaspi as this year’s recipient of the Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering, NSERC’s highest honour. Researchers Elena Bennett and Yasser Gidi were also honoured by NSERC.