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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.

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
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
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
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
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
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
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