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This photo shows the oxides grown on a copper surface under a microscope. Variation in oxide thickness over the sample leads to different optical properties, shown by the colour variation seen in the image.
Photo by: Jeffrey Wang
Photo courtesy of The Art of Research

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The ever-changing geopolitical environment calls for extra precautions to protect the security of your research, and intellectual property.

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News & Announcements

Research Prominence

Health care worker sits in the dark

Sep 27, 2022

Caring for those who care

Mental Health Commission of Canada report led by Queen’s researcher calls for psychological support for distressed health care workers.

Sep 26, 2022

Climate change means Atlantic Canada will see more frequent storms

The Conversation: Hurricanes don’t usually maintain high wind speeds as they make their way toward Atlantic Canada. But ocean warming may be linked to the increasing intensity of storms like Fiona.

Institute for Sustainable Finance

Sep 25, 2022

Shaping the future of sustainable finance

The Institute for Sustainable Finance releases annual report, highlighting the institute’s efforts to support Canada’s transition to an environmentally sustainable economy.

Upcoming Events




Ministry of Colleges and Universities information session
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Early Researcher Awards Program - Round 17 information sessions 3

Ministry of Colleges and Universities will be hosting three Early Researcher Awards (ERA) Program - Round 17 information sessions.




Event Presentation
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Early Researcher Award Panel Discussion and Q&A Session

Join Research Services A brief overview of the ERA program, important internal deadlines and a list of Queen’s resources.




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10:00 am - 11:30 am
Virtual session

R4R@Q Session - Indigenous Community Research Partnerships

Join us for an R4R@Q session introducing the Indigenous Community Research Partnerships (ICRP) online open education training resource.

Register for the ICRP session