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As Western University and Western Engineering look to realize our new strategy, "Achieving Excellence on the World Stage", we focus on strengthening our research impact and infrastructure to attract and support the best faculty members and students, as well as enhancing opportunities for interdisciplinary and collaborative research. (more)


Ana Luisa Trejos

Trejos helping Western 'lead in the world'

NSERC Discovery Grant recipient Ana Luisa Trejos is working on finding solutions to musculoskeletal disorders by designing, testing and creating wearable mechatronic braces. (more)


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Breakthrough adds a new dimension to printing

Mechanical and Materials Engineering professor Jun Yang is developing a new approach to printing 3D materials with easy-to-modify surfaces. (more)


Miriam Capretz

Creating 'smart,' sustainable buildings

Miriam Capretz, Electrical and Computer Engineering associate professor, is developing software to help organizations create 'smarter' and more sustainable buildings. (more)


Research Success Stories


Research Centre Spotlight: WindEEE Dome

WindEEE Dome

The WindEEE (Wind Engineering, Energy and Environment) Dome, the world's first 3D wind testing chamber, allows scientists to address important scientific, economic and societal challenges related to wind, while evaluating energy potential and damage risks. (more)

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Meet a Researcher: Xueliang (Andy) Sun
Xueliang (Andy) Sun

Western Engineering professor Xueliang (Andy) Sun, Canada Research Chair in Development of Nanomaterials for Clean Energy, is working toward increasing the performance of electric cars, by using lithium iron phosphate batteries. (more)

Meet a Grad Student: Joseph Donohue
Joseph Donohue

Biochemical engineering student Joseph Donohue won the top prize at Canada’s National 3-Minute Thesis competition (3MT) for his new approach to the problem of overloaded sewage treatment facilities in isolated communities. (more)

Contact Info

Tara Negrave
Research Officer, Western Engineering
Spencer Engineering Bldg.
Room 2076
London, ON N6A 5B9
Tel: 519-661-2111, x84469


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London, Ontario, Canada, N6A 5B9
Tel: 519-661-3102

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