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Applied Research

Mohawk is currently ranked 4th 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.

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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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