Engineering News

Software Engineering Student Benefits from UNB-Siemens Canada Partnership

Engineering Alumni Office

Posted: September 18, 2020 12:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Spotlight



When university-industry partnerships come together like the one between UNB and Siemens Canada, it’s a beautiful thing for student experiential learning. Amir David, a software engineering student entering his final year at UNB, found that out first hand over the past summer. Amir was hired through the Siemens Canada Engineering and Technology Academy (SCETA) program, which is a Work...

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UNB Launches Second I-STEM Cohort to Help Researchers Commercialize Deep Technology

TME

Posted: September 18, 2020 12:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Innovation Spotlight, Research Spotlight



The Dr J Herbert Smith Centre is pleased to be partnering with George Washington University (GWU) for a second year to help bring research and deep technology to the marketplace through its I-STEM program. First launched at UNB in 2019, this targeted curriculum based on I-CORPS methodology teaches investigators how to identify and validate potential business ideas based on their...

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Summer Internship at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering: A Computational Model for Stroke Rehabilitation

Alexandre Banks

Posted: September 17, 2020 12:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Student Spotlight



As a third-year Electrical and Computer Engineering student at the University of New Brunswick, I feel fortunate to have had the opportunity to complete a 16-week co-op at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering (IBME). In this position, I worked under principal investigator Dr. Jon Sensinger and lead a project that coupled Model Predictive Control (MPC) with stroke rehabilitation to determine...

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A Summer of Research for Civil Engineering Undergraduate Students

Engineering Alumni Office

Posted: September 14, 2020 12:00:00 AM ADT

Category: Research Spotlight, Student Spotlight



This summer as the COVID-19 pandemic continued to play out, undergraduate students in UNB’s civil engineering program took advantage of remote collaboration tools to come together and discuss research projects they’ve been working on for the past number of months. Dr. Jeff Rankin, chair of the Civil Engineering Department, says the department and faculty have been looking for more...

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