News Automotive General Technology
November 24, 2020  

Researcher develops innovative way to look inside lithium ion batteries

Rapid testing of the particles inside a lithium ion battery at the nano scale wins Audrey Taylor a Mitacs award.

News Manufacturing General
November 10, 2020  

COVID may have reversed decline in Canadian trust in scientists: survey

50% of Canadians are more willing to advocate for science due to the pandemic.

News Manufacturing General Technology
September 15, 2020  

Ministers warn COVID-19 researchers of foreign actors threat

They urge strong cyber- and physical-security protocols to guard against aggressive targeting of research.

News Manufacturing General
September 2, 2020  

Blue jeans linked to water pollution, Great Lakes to Arctic: study

Between 12% and 23% of microfibres in the sediments sampled could be identified as indigo denim.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Sustainability
August 11, 2020  

CREATE SEED initiative to tackle e-waste and promote eco-design

Will optimize reclaiming valuable materials while rethinking how the electronics supply chain functions.

News Metals Minerals General
July 29, 2020  

Feds invest $98M for the minerals and metals sector

The feds are supporting the Geo-mapping for Energy and Minerals program and the Targeted Geoscience Initiative

News Government Economy General
July 24, 2020  

China tells US to close consulate in Chengdu in growing spat

Retaliation for US order to close China’s Houston consulate after accusation Chinese agents tried to steal IP.

Feature Manufacturing General
July 23, 2020  

Centre of truth: Uncover previous disturbances to flow

Methodologies can be effective but what about quality?

News Government General
July 20, 2020  

UK coronavirus vaccine prompts immune response in early test

There might be sufficient data by year-end to decide if the vaccine should be adopted for mass vaccination campaigns.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
June 2, 2020  

Carbon nanotube transistors make the leap from lab to factory floor

Technique paves the way for more energy efficient, 3D microprocessors.

News General
May 28, 2020  

Can antibody tests tell us who is immune to COVID-19?

It’s not yet clear whether antibodies in the blood of patients who have been infected with SARS-CoV-2 indicate immunity

News Manufacturing General
May 21, 2020  

Humber gets $1.8M in research funding from NSERC

Money will support social innovation and design-driven analytics.

News Manufacturing General
May 17, 2020  

Halifax team to conduct first Canadian trials for possible COVID-19 vaccine

Will be building on work by a Chinese manufacturer that’s already conducting human clinical trials for the vaccine.

News Manufacturing General Technology
May 5, 2020  

Vancouver biotech discovering antibodies for COVID-19 treatment

Would give patients molecular material they need to fight the disease instead of depending on their bodies to develop their own.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
April 30, 2020  

Got a business idea to help combat COVID-19?

Mitacs announces initiative to speed up application process and access to research talent for SMEs.