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Desjardins and Polytechnique Montréal join forces for a cybersecurity research program

February 14, 2019

“Cybersecurity has become a strategically important area of activity today, one that draws on our ability to innovate,” says Mr. Cormier. “It’s in this spirit that Desjardins Group is pooling its expertise with that of stakeholders at the forefront of res ...

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A major step toward non-viral ocular gene therapy using laser and nanotechnology

November 19, 2018

In January 2009, the life of engineer Michel Meunier, a professor at Polytechnique Montréal, changed dramatically. Like others, he had observed that the extremely short pulse of a femtosecond laser (0.000000000000001 second) could make nanometre-sized hol ...

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Four Canada Research Chairs at Polytechnique Montréal are advancing knowledge in several areas

October 15, 2018

Four Canada Research Chairs are currently conducting cutting-edge work under the direction of Polytechnique professors with a total of $3.8 million in new Government of Canada funding recently announced by the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science ...

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Chemical engineering research from Polytechnique Montréal published by the « Chemical Society Reviews » journal

September 14, 2018

The article, “Catalysis for the Synthesis of Methacrylic Acid and Methyl Methacrylate,” is a literature review of the various processes and catalysts used to produce methacrylic acid (MAA) as well as methyl methacrylate (MMA), an organic compound for whic ...

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Projects by two Polytechnique Montréal professors receive NSERC Strategic Partnership Grants

August 13, 2018

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport for the Government of Canada, announced funding of over $78 million to recipients of Strategic Partnership Grants for Networks and Projects, supported by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Rese ...

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Professor Gregory De Crescenzo receives a $1.65 million NSERC grant for a training program on nano-medicines

August 2, 2018

The funding allotted to Professor De Crescenzo through the Collaborative Research and Training Experience Program (CREATE) will serve to establish a training program on Process Engineering of Emerging Nano-Medicines, or PrEEmiuM, in order to train chemica ...

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The TransMedTech Institute and MEDTEQ are joining forces to facilitate and accelerate the implementation of new medical technologies in the health system

June 28, 2018

This agreement will simplify and accelerate the steps to be taken by TransMedTech researchers by harmonizing the project selection processes of the two organizations. The TransMedTech Institute, taking the form of a living lab, supports the fast-tracked d ...

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Practices of granting authorship: «Nature» takes an interest in the work of two Polytechnique Montréal professors

June 14, 2018

Professors Patience and Boffito investigated the criteria that researchers rely on in granting—or not granting—authorship of published articles. According to Professor Patience, it is generally the researchers themselves, after discussion, who decide who ...