Dal Alert!

Receive alerts from Dalhousie by text message.

X
Support student success Support Dal
Support Dal

Research

Research-driven solutions

Our world-leading experts are generating marine discoveries that ignite the economy and influence policy.

Read More...

Axel Becke awarded NSERC’s Herzberg Medal

One of the most cited researchers in the world, Dr. Becke is the 2015 recipient of Canada’s most prestigious scientific research award for his success in advancing a computational method called the “density-functional theory” (DFT) of electronic structure. Today, there are few chemical computations that don’t, in some way, make use of his work — from drug discovery to cleaner energy.

Read More...

Global leaders in ocean research

Oceans are an area of special emphasis at Dalhousie. More than 100 of our faculty are involved in research ranging from oceanography and marine biology to law and engineering.

DalPower researchers

Scientists and engineers around the world rely on Dr. Axel Becke’s ground-breaking chemical theories and computational methods. NSERC sits down with him to discuss his research and its impact.


Research news

View more research news

Aboriginal and Indigenous Research in Dal News

Supporting Aboriginal communities  

A look at Aboriginal research at Dal: Given Dalhousie’s location in the heart of Mi’kmaq territory, it’s perhaps not surprising to find a number of  research projects taking place with Aboriginal and Indigenous communities. What might be surprising, though, are their variety — and the degree to which they span various communities. Read the full story.