Gary Lindberg FCAE and his work managing the Canadarm design and build, establishing our astronaut programme and the Canadian Space Agency.
Congratulations to Dr. Rafik A. Goubran, P.Eng., Fellow IEEE, FCAE, who has been appointed as Vice-President (Research and International) at Carleton University. Dr. Goubran has served as Acting Vice-President (Research and International), Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Design, Acting Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Design, and Chair of the Department of Systems and Computer Engineering and Professor.
Dr. Goubran’s research work is in the area of biomedical engineering, sensors, data analytics and digital signal processing. His current research deals with patient monitoring and the design of smart homes for the independent living of seniors, audio processing, heart and lung sound analysis, electronic noses, infrastructure protection, echo and noise cancellation, microphone arrays, and speech and speaker recognition.
Dr. Goubran’s leadership qualities have been recognized by his peers, who elected him Chair of the Council of Ontario Deans of Engineering, as well as by his Faculty, which recommended him for re-appointment as Dean for two terms
His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Tom Jenkins, Chair and former CEO of OpenText, Chair of the National Research Council and Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering will launch their new book, Ingenious at Library and Archives Canada 28 March.
Congratulations to Canadian Academy of Engineering Fellow Dr. Jean Zu who has been named Dean of the Schaefer School of Engineering & Science at the Stevens Institute of Technology.
Congratulations to Nancy Hill FCAE, who has been elected as Vice President of Professional Engineers Ontario.
Congratulations to Catherine Karakatsanis FCAE, COO of Morrison Hershfield, who has been named as a Companion in the 2017 PEO Order of Honour. Her citation notes that she is the only engineer in Canada to have led a Provincial regulator (PEO), an advocacy body (OSPE) and the national body (Engineers Canada) .
Rules needed to guide rapidly evolving field of medical robotics, Rajnikant Patel FCAE, writes.
The full agenda for the Conference Board of Canada/CAE conference is now available.
The Government of Ontario is seeking input from the public on the skills & experience the province’s new Chief Science Officer should possess.
University of Waterloo Professor John Mcphee #FCAE profiled.