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Applied Research

Mohawk is currently ranked 7th in Canada for its applied research expertise- thanks to our innovative approach to supporting industry and community partners with their research and development needs. At IDEAWORKS our faculty and students help Canadian and international businesses, non-profits, governments and other organizations grow and prosper by working on a short-term and multi-year projects. Here’s what our students, faculty, staff and graduates are working on now.

December
11,
2019
| 03:51 PM America/New_York
As part of an Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) project, iLLUMA-Drive partnered with Mohawk College to compare a traditional AC LED lighting system to the CENSE DC system. Students working at the Energy and Power Innovation Centre (EPIC), built a
November
15,
2019
| 04:23 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College’s mHealth and eHealth Development and Innovation Centre (MEDIC) is changing health care around the world to the benefit of patients and practitioners. Since 2007, staff and students working at MEDIC have helped government
November
13,
2019
| 10:18 PM America/New_York
This week, Mohawk College was ranked number seven in Canada by RE$EARCH Infosource in their annual listing of Canada’s top research colleges. The nine spot jump – Mohawk was ranked 16 in 2018 – was made possible by an ever-growing faculty and staff
November
13,
2019
| 04:07 PM America/New_York
Simcoe-based Schuyler Farms is working with researchers from Mohawk College to come up with a system to monitor moisture levels on the leaves of apple trees. Find out more about that is important to know by watching the video
November
12,
2019
| 04:37 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College has been named the seventh top research college in the country, according to RE$EARCH Infosource rankings announced today. Mohawk, with its IDEAWORKS applied research centre, was ranked 16th last year among Canada’s top 50 research
November
06,
2019
| 09:09 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College’s IDEAWORKS and the Energy and Power Innovation Centre (EPIC) were featured in the most recent edition of  Electical Industry News Weekly, exploring applied research successes and EPIC's role in developing well-rounded students
September
25,
2019
| 04:55 PM America/New_York
If you've ever taken a sip of a drink from concentrate and wondered why it tasted "off", you're not alone. It's a common problem the food industry has faced for years, and Leonard Seed hopes to help solve it using a new
September
06,
2019
| 04:23 PM America/New_York
Engineering Technology professor Chris McCrory wants to help make sure the beer you're sipping is top quality. With craft breweries popping up locally and across Ontario, interest in quality control is growing within the industry. Through his
September
05,
2019
| 06:14 PM America/New_York
Lauren Griffiths and Amy Cook are re-imagining course development in an effort to help ensure students have a great online learning experience. Lauren and Amy both work for the Centre for Teaching & Learning . The organization's purpose is to
September
05,
2019
| 03:15 PM America/New_York
Alison Dunn and her students are helping aspiring entrepreneurs access the services that put them on the path to success. Through her project Creating Chatbots to Improve Audience Engagement, Journalism professor Alison had her students write,
September
04,
2019
| 08:11 PM America/New_York
Erin Cameron and Dawn Danko want to help Early Childhood Educators get kids back outside. Throughout their Co-Constructing the Pedagogy of Outdoor Play project, the researchers used an action research methodology to better understand how to embed