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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
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
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
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
November
11,
2020
| 11:08 AM America/New_York
   Pictured: Clockwise from top left: Casey Goossens, TCI Business Development, Domenic Maniccia, Manager Facility Services GEDSB, Marie Cresswell, President Thomas Cole Inc., Tim Cresswell, CEO Thomas Cole Inc., Tony Cupido, Research Chair,
November
11,
2020
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
    Pictured: Front: Bobby Sagoo, President & CEO, Enertics Mohawk EPIC: Mariano Arriaga, General Manager, Patrick McInnis, Technical Lead (back), Joshua MacDonald, co-op student (sitting)   Mohawk, one of Canada’s leading applied research colleges,
October
29,
2020
| 22:25 PM America/New_York
A new case study from Mohawk College’s Energy & Power Innovation Centre is showcased Drives & Controls Solutions magazine, highlighting an innovative technology for monitoring motor health. Ontario-based Enertics Inc. partnered with Mohawk
October
23,
2020
| 14:44 PM America/New_York
Mohawk College partnered with Schuyler Farms in Simcoe to investigate ways to use networks of sensors to make farming more efficient and environmentally sustainable. The applied research project, through IDEAWORKS, caught the attention of a
September
25,
2020
| 12:40 PM America/New_York
“The #IIoT plays an indispensable role in Industry 4.0, where people are committed to implementing a general, scalable, and secure #IoT system to be adopted across various industries." - Dr. Esteve Hassan, Research Chair in IIoT. Professor
September
11,
2020
| 14:18 PM America/New_York
(originally published in The Globe & Mail on March 9, 2020 - by Saira Peesker) Businesses are under pressure to make their websites easier to use for people with visual impairments, hearing issues and other disabilities. As of January, 2021, many
September
03,
2020
| 17:06 PM America/New_York
Dr. Peter Basl, Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering Technology at Mohawk College, recently released Start Stop Continue, an application that aims to help teachers create a positive classroom environment by collecting feedback from
September
03,
2020
| 16:04 PM America/New_York
The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) has awarded Mohawk College with the Inspired Educator Award as part of its 2020 Leadership and Green Building Excellence Awards. The awards recognize individuals and organizations that demonstrate