Faculty and Research

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Our professors are leaders in their fields, engaging and challenging students to develop creative solutions to local, national, and international problems. Learn more about our faculty and their research specializations.

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Engineering News from Dal News

  • Dal alumni take the pain and destruction out of ring removal
    Conventional methods of removing rings are often painful and destructive, but emergency room doctors are now taking a new approach to the problem, using a device called RingRescue created by four Dal alumni to treat patients.
  • Engineering a different future
    When Mohammed Alqassab enrolled at Dal to become engineer after a decade working back home in Saudi Arabia, preparatory courses in math and English gave him the confidence he needed to get started. This spring, he graduated as a Sexton Scholar with his wife and three children there to cheer him on.
  • Protecting our coasts and waterways from the impacts of potential oil spills
    Two Dal faculty members in Agriculture and Engineering are investigating strategies to better separate oil from water and examine the risk of spills in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago thanks to new federal funding.
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