Research Groups

Sustainable Production, Analytics and Remanufacturing Exploration (SPARX)

Sustainable Production, Analytics and Remanufacturing Exploration (SPARX)

They are a group of researchers with expertise in manufacturing, logistics, maintenance and reliability, and applied operations research. They collaborate with groups around the world and work on both fundamental and applied research.
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Maritime Risk and Safety Research Group (MARS)

MARS was founded in 2018 as a joint effort by Prof. Dr. Floris Goerlandt and Prof. Dr. Ronald Pelot. The group’s scientific activities are situated within risk and safety research, with applications focusing on maritime shipping and other maritime activities. These primarily concern risks with high societal relevance in a Canadian context. Examples concern risks related to Arctic shipping, risks associated with natural hazards affecting maritime transportation networks, and risks associated with fisheries in Atlantic Canada.
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Health Care Operations Research (HCOR)

HCOR is the health care operational research cluster in the Department of Industrial Engineering at Dalhousie University.  Our researchers strive to improve the health and care of patients through the application and development of scientific techniques from the fields of industrial engineering, operational research, analytics, artificial intelligence, and more.  Combined, our researchers have over 80 years of experience in this area.
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