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Spring 2018

Engineering Magazine Spring 2017

In this issue:

  • Introducing incoming Dean Dr. John Newhook
  • Making the Most of a Big IDEA: Updates on the Dalhousie IDEA Project
  • Engineering alumni making waves in marine tech
  • Entrepreneur is making a difference in India and at Dalhousie

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In this issue:

Spring 2017

   In this issue:

  • The future of Oceans Engineering - Dal gets ready to open new Oceans Engineering Hub
  • Improving Underwater Communications - Highlight on Faculty research project
  • The IDEA Project - Transforming Sexton Campus
  • The ChipWhisperer - Alumni Profile

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Fall 2014

   In this issue:

  • Her passion for oceans runs deep - Featuring Dr. Kathryn Moran, President and Chief Executive Officer, Exec for Ocean Networks Canada
  • Where sand meets surf - New IDEA Sandbox initiative
  • Safe coasts and oceans - Professor and Associate Scientific Director of MEOPAR, Ron Pelot
  • NSPDDC - Connecting the private sector with univeristy expertise and creativity
  • Lifetime Achievement - Alumni award winner Ronald Gilkie

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Spring 2014

   In this issue:

  • DeCell Technologies - Not just a 'Band-aid' solution
  • Goldcorp helps out - with a Professorship in Mineral Engineering
  • Push Strength - Inventors give athletes added PUSH
  • From Hantsport to Honolulu - Alumni spotlight
  • Rebirth of Drilling - in Nova Scotia
  • Bone Adhesive - Repairing bones with glue  

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Fall 2013

   In this issue:

  • Flying high - industrial engineer at the controls
  • On the leading edge -  Joy Romero, Canadian Natural Resources
  • Engineering the future - Education through play
  • Where in the world is Dal Engineering - Alumni photo contest results
  • In for the long haul - Co-op students excel at Michelin  

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Spring 2013

   In this issue:

  • Start-up success to NIMS Lab - Ken Bowie
  • PEI Wind farm -  In conversation with Bill Andrew
  • Bright (green) - Future for fast-growing power provider
  • Growing the future - Re-designing engineering education
  • A gifted teacher - Dr. Ron Gilkie

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Fall 2012

    In this issue:

  • Partnering for Innovation - NSERC and Pratt & Whitney Canada partner on new Industrial Research Chair
  • Alumni Spotlight -  Wadih Fares' Journey sprit, drive and giving back
  • Dal's Engineering Olympic Connection - Alumni de Jonge and Giles share their shining moments
  • Lessons from the past - Innovative courses are making history

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Spring 2012

    In this issue:

  • Hanlon engineers - Marine research colloboration
  • Bold Ambitions -  Shell Experiential Learning Fund boosts recruitment of Dal students
  • Lesson Learned - Alumni spotlight, In Conversation with Dr. Feridun Hamdullapur, President of University of Waterloo 
  • Engineering alumni shaped community, profession - John James Kinley (DipEng '48) and Andy Eisenhauer (DipEng '45)  

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Fall 2011

    In this issue:

  • Electric Vehicles - Getting a real charge
  • Made in Nunavut -  An approach to dealing with wastewater
  • Improving the life of aircraft - Advanced materials expertise brings Boeing to Atlantic Canada  
  • Know how to build bridges - Paving the way for student successs through scholarship fund

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Spring 2011


    In this issue:

  • From lab to industry - Design students solve real-world problems
  • Focused and balanced -  Alumni spotlight on Ivan Duvar - former president and CEO of Marititme Tel & Tel
  • i - Seismic activity - Mechanical engineering students using iphones/ipods for science experiments
  • Engineering a better future - Investing to make Dalhousie Engineering the best it can be

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Fall 2010


    In this issue:

  • Clean heat - Affordable and clean solar concentration technology
  • Doing the right thing -  Bringing a higher level of safety to offshore structures around the world
  • Education was the way out - In converstation with Dr. Richard Currie
  • A new home for water research - The Centre for Water Resource Studies has a home on Sexton campus

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