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    Taking the Wheel: Research improves driver safety in South Africa

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    Small Wonders: Using Micro-CT to study 500-year-old prayer beads

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    How Many Did You Know?: 51 research discoveries that have had impact

Funding & Award News

NSERC Awards for Science Promotion

Honour people and groups that are inspirational in how they promote science to the public. The individual recipient will receive $10,000. The winning group will be awarded $25,000 to further science promotion.
Deadline: September 1, 2016 

Research Canada Leadership Award – 2016

Presented annually to an individual or organization who/which has made outstanding efforts in advocating for Canadian health research at the local, provincial and/or national level. Deadline: July 29, 2016 (More)

Research News

Vice-President (Research) response to URB Task Force Report - July 7, 2016

As part of President Amit Chakma's update letter series, Vice-President (Research) John Capone offers a response to the University Research Board (URB) Task Force Report on Research in Social Science, Arts and Humanities at Western. (More)

A Sentence to the Letter - June 27, 2016

His journey began with a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council-funded project examining cultures that didn’t use alphabets. The resulting book was the exact opposite. (More)

Andy Sun named CAE Fellow - June 27, 2016

Western professor Andy Sun has been named a Fellow the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) for his distinguished achievements and career-long service to the engineering profession. (More)

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Research Summaries

  • Brain Mind Institute

    Brain & Mind Institute

    A unique collaborative research effort providing global leadership in cognitive neuroscience.
  • WindEEE Institute

    Wind Engineering

    Birthplace of modern wind engineering, Western is home to four unique wind research facilities.
  • Imaging

    Biomedical Imaging

    Discovery and development of innovative imaging techniques and instrumentation to improve the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of human disease.
  • Advanced Manufacturing Park

    Advanced Manufacturing Park

    Conveniently located minutes from Highway 401, the 38-acre Advanced Manufacturing Park is a unique partnership...
  • The Africa Institute

    The Africa Institute

    Western University launched The Africa Institute to advance scholarship and policy development efforts...
  • Biotron


    Climate change and environmental stresses placed by humans on plants, animals, insects and micro-organisms...

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