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Protecting our environment and energy systems

Protecting our environment and energy systems

[Alice Vibert Douglas and colleagues at Yerkes Observatory, Chicago, 1925 (Queen's University Archives)]
October 1, 2016

One of the oldest universities in Canada, research at Queen's University has left an indelible mark on the Canadian, and international, landscape of scholarly progress.

Dr. Heather Jamieson samples soil near the Giant Mine in Yellowknife]
October 1, 2016

Queen’s made significant and successful efforts to attract women researchers to campus through the 1980s, including through such programs as the Queen’s National Scholar Program.

[welding image]
October 1, 2016

When it comes to commercializing research, Queen’s has long been a leader among Canadian universities with the establishment of Innovation Park and the Office of Partnerships and Innovation.

[photo of student research from University Archives]
October 1, 2016

Today, with more than 120 programs, graduate and undergraduate education and research at Queen’s has spread to all corners of campus in all disciplines.

[ Dr. Stéfanie von Hlatky sitting at desk ]
November 1, 2015

Queen's researcher Stéfanie von Hlatky, Director of the Queen’s Centre for International and Defence Policy (CIDP), is heading a three-year, multi-sectoral research project to learn more about security threats in the extractive sector and how companies deal with them.

[ Dr. Ugo Piomelli smiling ]
April 1, 2015

Queen's researcher Dr. Ugo Piomelli, Canada Research Chair in Turbulence Simulation and Modelling, discusses the relationship between turbulent flow and the surfaces it interacts with as part of his research at the Turbulence Simulation Lab (TSL) at Queen's.


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