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    Keeping Fukushima Alive: Bringing lessons learned to the classroom

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    Birds Sound Warning: Mercury buildup poses risks to humans

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

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    Poetic Justice: David Bentley wins 2015 Killam Prize

Funding & Award News

Interdisciplinary Development Initiatives (IDI)  - Round 5

The Interdisciplinary Development Initiatives Program (IDIs) provides seed funding for projects that further Western’s research and teaching mission, attract scholars and graduate students to our University, and bring prestige to Western. (More)


The Royal-Mach-Gaensslen Prize for Mental Health Research

A $35,000 prize recognizing research in pure or applied life sciences distinguished by excellence, originality, and impact.
Deadline: July 15, 2015 (More)


Research Canada Leadership Award

Presented to either 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 31, 2015 (More)

Research News

Research floats revolutionary idea on rowing - June 24, 2015

Brock Laschowski sums up his graduate career with a simple programming note. (More)


Discovery Grant backs species diversity work - June 23, 2015

For most, fruit flies are just a nuisance at a summer picnic. (More)


Research teaching how to crack the code - June 23, 2015

Many people use technology – few people create it. (More)



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Research Summaries

  • Automotive Research at  Western

    Automotive Research

    From the production of biofuels, fuel cells and alternative forms of energy...
  • AFAR

    Avian Research

    Until now, the study of birds in flight has been particularly challenging for researchers...
  • Advanced Manufacturing Park

    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

    Biotron

    Climate change and environmental stresses placed by humans on plants, animals, insects and micro-organisms...
  • Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel

    Wind Tunnel

    Architects, planners and engineers are very interested in how structures respond to wind forces...
  • Brain Mind Institute

    Brain and Mind

    A unique collaborative research effort drawing upon the talents of more than 20 principal scientists and colleagues...

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