TIAM researchers developed a handheld skin printer

From left: U of T Engineering researchers Professor Axel Guenther (MIE), Navid Hakimi (MIE PhD candidate) and Richard Cheng (IBBME PhD candidate) have created the first ‘skin printer’ that forms tissues in situ for application to wounds. (Credit: Liz Do) TIAM researchers have developed a handheld skin printer that enables the in situ formation of… Read more »

Director of TIAM, co-leader of the first national academic Additive Manufacturing initiative in Canada.

Prof. Hani Naguib is currently co-leading the  NSERC/CFI Holistic Innovation in Additive Manufacturing (HI-AM) Network. This network has been conceived to work on innovative solutions to address challenges and to equip Canada for the era of Industry 4.0 and “digital-to-physical conversion. The Network builds the partnerships, develops the intellectual property, and trains the highly skilled… Read more »

2018 MIE Graduate Research Symposium

The 9th annual MIE Graduate Research Symposium, will be taking place on Wednesday June 27th, 2018 at the Hart House. The symposium will feature high quality poster and oral presentations by graduate students on current research in the MIE department, including research topics such as advanced materials and manufacturing engineering. Professor John N. Tsitsiklis from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology… Read more »

TIAM Invited talk, May 11th: Sensing and Monitoring using Nanocomposite Sensors and Hybrid Copper Conductive Inks

Speaker: Prof. Simon S. Park Affiliation: Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Calgary Location: Lassonde Mining Building, 170 College Street, Room 101 Date and time: May 11th, 2018, 11am – 12 pm Join us, this event is open to everyone! Abstract Highly accurate, miniaturized components that consist of a variety of materials will… Read more »

TIAM researchers driving innovations and helping grow Canada’s economy!

Advanced Manufacturing Supercluster is among the five Canada’s New Superclusters! The Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, Navdeep Bains, unveiled Thursday the five successful innovation proposals that will share $950 million in funding by 2022. The establishment of the hubs of industry and research is expected to grow Canada’s economy by $50 billion over… Read more »

November 22nd Seminar – Optimising structure-property dependencies of stochastic materials by probabilistic modelling.

  Speaker: Prof. William Sampson Affiliation: Professor and Head of the School of Materials at the University of Manchester Location: Wallberg Building, 200 College Street, Room 116 Date and time:  November 22, 2017; 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm   This event is open to everyone! For more information, please visit the event page. Abstract For… Read more »

Professor Hani Naguib elected as SPIE Fellow

Professor Hani Naguib has been elected as a fellow of the International Society for Optics and Photonics SPIE. The Fellowship of SPIE is awarded for outstanding leaders in the scientific community who have made significant scientific and technical contributions in optics, photonics, imaging, and related fields. Professor Naguib was recognized for his major contributions in… Read more »

Nov 15 – Automotive Innovation: It’s Not Your Parents’ Auto Industry Anymore

A Talk and Q&A with Stephen Carlisle (President and Managing Director, GM Canada) about Student Recruitment and the Future of the Auto Industry November 15, 2016 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. University College, Room 140 (15 King’s College Circle) Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to (http://my.alumni.utoronto.ca/gmcanada) by November 11, 2016. General Motors recently announced a major… Read more »

Early Researcher Awards for 3 TIAM Profs

Congratulations to three outstanding TIAM professors who have received Early Researcher Awards (ERA) from the Government of Ontario. The Early Researcher Awards are designed to help support the work of promising researchers in the first five years of their academic career. This critical support enables them to build their research teams, while creating jobs for… Read more »