News Archive

Aug 20, 2020 — Curiosity Creates: New Research Opportunities
COVID-19 has changed a lot for some Queen’s graduate students. For Mona Kanso, a PhD candidate in Chemical Engineering, it has changed the focus of her whole PhD research project.

Aug 19, 2020 — Welcome new faculty member, Ehssan Koupaie
Before joining Queen’s University, Dr. Ehssan Koupaie was an NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry at the University of Toronto. He has been also affiliated with BioZone, The Centre for Applied Bioscience & Bioengineering Research and The Pulp & Paper Centre at the University of Toronto as well as The Bioreactor Technology Group at the University of British Columbia.

Jun 23, 2020 — Chemical Engineering Professor elected as a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering
Dr. Michael Cunningham has been elected as a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE)

Jun 18, 2020 — Chemical Engineering student wins prestigious gold medal
Queen’s student MD/PhD Hannah Dies has received one of two Queen’s University Governor General’s Academic Gold Medals for 2019-2020

Jun 18, 2020 — Mason Cup winners demonstrate exceptional teamwork
First year engineers are given the opportunity to solve real-world engineering problems and collaborate with industry for the first time in module 3 of APSC 100 (Engineering Design and Practice).

May 27, 2020 — Professor Aris Docoslis among the winners of the recent Queen’s SARS CoV-2/COVID-19 funding competition
Prof. Docoslis and his multi-disciplinary research team were among the winners of the recent Queen’s SARS CoV-2/COVID-19 funding competition

Apr 29, 2020 — Getting back on track – Meet Amanda Brissenden PhD candidate in Biomedical Engineering
Amanda is a PhD candidate in chemical engineering whose research focuses on polymer spinal injections designed to restore the function of the discs of the spine and help alleviate pain.

Apr 22, 2020 — Lending a helping hand
A team of Queen’s researchers from the Departments of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering with GreenCentre Canada have partnered with Kingston Health Sciences Centre and Tri-Art Manufacturing (Kingston) to develop hand sanitizer.

Jan 27, 2020 — Queen’s Engineering researchers developing new ways to 3D-print replacement knee cartilage
PhD Candidate Sean Mathew and Queen’s Chemical Engineering Professor Dr. Brian Amsden are developing ways to 3D-print replacement knee menisci that mimics the biological and mechanical properties of the real thing.

Jan 06, 2020 — Catching disease early with microtechnology
Carlos Escobedo’s research in microsystems and microstructures is offering new hope through novel technologies that can provide early diagnoses for a number of cancers as well as other pathogens that have a significant impact on the lives of Canadians.