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Mohawk College - Archive (spotlight on projects)

2021
September
10,
2021
| 11:34 AM America/New_York
As we swelter through the dog days of summer in much of Canada, energy demand is peaking in many places across the country, as it has for years. And much of that energy is being used to cool big buildings.Commercial and institutional buildings have t...
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September
10,
2021
| 11:19 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College has teamed up with Motsai, a Montreal-area smart sensor development company, to build a novel internet of Things (IoT) device with enhanced features. Hamilton Community News featured the partnership in a recent article....
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September
03,
2021
| 11:59 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College recently announced a research partnership with Motsai to develop prototype of a unique IoT sensor device the size of a postage stamp. Canadian Manufacturing magazine recently featured the partnership in its industry coverage....
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July
16,
2021
| 10:22 AM America/New_York
IDEAWORKS has released this year’s IDEAWORK Year in Review, a look back at the academic 2020/2021 year.The IDEAWORKS Year in Review provides an overview on the accomplishments and highlights of the college’s Applied Research division, showcasing some...
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July
07,
2021
| 15:10 PM America/New_York
A new applied research collaboration between a Mohawk College research team and Quebec-based Motsai will help determine if a postage stamp-sized electronic modular can hold more powerful capabilities and functionality than those found in larger platf...
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July
07,
2021
| 14:15 PM America/New_York
(The article below by Andrea Johnson was published in the June/July issue of Canadian Healthcare Technology magazine.)A recent federal investment in a Hamilton-based, life science cluster has increased access to expertise and funds for innovative hea...
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June
17,
2021
| 11:51 AM America/New_York
Earlier in the Spring, students from the Advanced Manufacturing e-learning course offered through the Information and Communications Technology Council's WIL Digital program participated in a case study competition organized with Mohawk College. The ...
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June
10,
2021
| 16:53 PM America/New_York
(first published in Perspective magazine, June 2021)Reshaping your company post-COVID: How applied research can helpInnovate or fold?The question sounds dramatic but with Canada just past the one-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic, many busine...
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May
26,
2021
| 11:19 AM America/New_York
On May 18 and 19, Mohawk College presented 3D in Action, a virtual event showcasing 3D printing and its applications across manufacturing. A number of industry experts discussed product solutions, trends, pandemic resiliency, and how to harness gover...
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May
26,
2021
| 11:11 AM America/New_York
Richard Hoy, president of specialist tax consultancy Catax Canada, penned an article in Canadian Metalworking highlighting the funding supports available to metalworking companies to drive innovation in manufacturing, through applied research partner...
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April
01,
2021
| 10:01 AM America/New_York
A new applied research collaboration between Mohawk College and PULSE Lifesaving is poised to transform how Canadians receive first aid training.Mohawk will design and develop a prototype for an augmented reality (AR) first aid training program for t...
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March
30,
2021
| 16:54 PM America/New_York
Two Mohawk researchers will be sharing their research with a global audience in April at the Sixteenth International Conference on Systems (ICONS).Dr. Esteve Hassan, Mohawk’s Industrial Research Chair for IIoT Applications and Dr. Bilal Momani, a res...
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March
30,
2021
| 16:16 PM America/New_York
On March 30, 2021, FedDev Ontario announced the investment of $6 million in Hamilton’s Innovation Factory to launch the Southern Ontario Pharmaceutical and Health Innovation Ecosystem (SOPHIE).SOPHIE is a healthcare innovation initiative established ...
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March
17,
2021
| 16:01 PM America/New_York
A new case study from Mohawk College is showcasing new teaching resources for post-secondary educators that can help them create accessible virtual courses.The digital resources were created as part of a 2019-2020 capstone research project by Accessi...
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March
11,
2021
| 16:22 PM America/New_York
Farms.com recently explored a project by a research team at Mohawk College, investigating the potential to use open-source satellite imaging to monitor crop health. Sentinel-2 mission satellites provide free imaging with high spatial and temporal res...
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March
03,
2021
| 15:19 PM America/New_York
Patrick McInnis, the technical lead for Mohawk’s Energy and Power Utilities Lab, recently had an article published in Ontario Technologist magazine.In 2018, Mohawk’s Energy and Power Innovation Centre (EPIC) – part of the IDEAWORKS applied research d...
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February
22,
2021
| 14:53 PM America/New_York
Thanks to the significant amount of data collected from space, public domain satellites are often positioned as useful tools for monitoring crop health. But are they useful enough for farmers to ditch their more expensive drones and UAVs?A new case s...
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February
17,
2021
| 15:29 PM America/New_York
Upcoming webinar showcases how drones can be used to monitor crop health.In agriculture, nothing is more important than the health of your crop- and the earlier you can address crop health issues, the better. New technology is making it possible to d...
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February
12,
2021
| 10:43 AM America/New_York
The Energy & Power Innovation Centre at Mohawk College, EPIC, has partnered with a Hamilton-based cleantech company to fine-tune its innovative energy recovery system for use on hot water boiler systems. The EPIC team, part of Mohawk’s IDEAWORKS appl...
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February
02,
2021
| 13:47 PM America/New_York
Three upcoming webinars hosted by Mohawk faculty and staff will highlight innovative approaches to college teaching and learning.The webinars are part of the 2020-2021 IDEAWORKS webinar series and will showcase research findings related to the schola...
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January
27,
2021
| 09:25 AM America/New_York
Upcoming webinar will help educators understand how arts can help improve student communication skills.Communication is an essential transferable skill. Yet, many learners struggle with oral and written expression.On February 16, Dr. Christine Boyko-...
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January
22,
2021
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
British trade publication, Water Power & Dam Construction, mentioned one of Mohawk’s recent applied research drone projects with Ontario Power Generation in a recent article. The article explores OPG's inspection efforts at numerous hydroelectric fac...
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January
22,
2021
| 10:56 AM America/New_York
Webinar will help faculty and academics discover how to integrate peer mentorship in an academic program.Research has shown that education and training can improve social mobility, jobs and incomes, and health outcomes. But for many Ontarian students...
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2020
December
23,
2020
| 15:07 PM America/New_York
(The commentary below was posted on LinkedIn on Decelber 21, 2020 by Mohawk College Dean of Applied Research Jeff McIsaac.)Last year, when I shared my top ten IDEAWORKS moments of 2019, I ended my list by wishing everyone an “innovative 2020.” I cert...
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December
15,
2020
| 09:02 AM America/New_York
Mohawk College was named the fourth top research college in the country, according to rankings released today.Building on the growth and success of IDEAWORKS, Mohawk’s applied research division, the college has steadily improved in the Research Infos...
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December
09,
2020
| 16:55 PM America/New_York
Did you miss FHIR North 2020?Now you can register and watch the sessions recorded at the virtual conference, including keynotes from Didi Davis, VP, Informatics, Conformance & Interoperability, The Sequoia Project and Grahame Grieve, founder of HL7® ...
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December
09,
2020
| 16:52 PM America/New_York
An upcoming webinar hosted by Mohawk College IDEAWORKS will explore the role that emerging tech plays in developing automated medical alert systems.While fitness trackers and smart watches are become more and more popular, it is in healthcare where w...
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December
03,
2020
| 12:12 PM America/New_York
Marking the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Mohawk College researchers and Inclusive Media and Design are announcing the availability a new captioning tool for accessible media production.This year, the United Nations i...
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November
26,
2020
| 09:22 AM America/New_York
A partnership between Mohawk College and the University of Guelph will help an Ontario off-road component supplier create high-quality rapid prototypes for its clients while fostering Canadian innovation in advanced manufacturing.CGL Manufacturing In...
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November
25,
2020
| 14:12 PM America/New_York
An upcoming webinar hosted by Mohawk College IDEAWORKS will explore how a student-faculty partnership helped create an outdoor play resource guide.True student-faculty partnerships are challenging to achieve due to potential power dynamics. But they ...
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