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Professor Marianne Touchie (CivE, MIE) is working with Toronto Community Housing and The Atmospheric Fund to better understand how changes to energy use affect indoor environmental quality in multi-unit residential buildings. Toronto Public Health is collaborating to use their data to inform policy. (Photo: Kevin Soobrian)

Heat, housing and health: Marianne Touchie and the complexity of multi-unit residential buildings

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U of T research on Bloor bike lanes looks at near miss accidents | Metro News

Geochemist and professor Lesley Warren (right) collects water samples for geochemical analyses from a waste deposit undergoing reclamation

Could microbes hold the key to more environmentally friendly mines? | The Northern Miner


U of T to host the 2017 Canadian Mining Games

Professor Lesley Warren (standing, at right) and her colleagues are mining the genomes of microbes that thrive in wastewater generated by the resource extraction industry. Insights into how these organisms derive energy from metals and sulphur compounds could lead to new strategies for preventing pollution and optimizing mine reclamation. (Photo courtesy Lesley Warren)

Ancient microbes could offer insight on better mining wastewater strategies

Margaret & John Bahen

Remembering Margaret and John Bahen

In the latest round of Canada Research Chair announcments, Engineering professors Penney Gilbert (left) and Marianne Hatzopoulou (right) were named as Tier 2 chairholders. The CRC program aims to help Canada attract and retain research leaders in engineering and the natural sciences, health sciences, humanities and social sciences.

Two U of T Engineering researchers awarded Canada Research Chairs

remembrance day - photo of one of the murals in the bunkhouse at survey camp

Give us the tools

Bryan Tatone addresses the 2016 Lassonde Research Day

CivE alumnus wins international Rocha Medal in rock mechanics


U of T Engineering student team competes at Green Energy Challenge finals


How efficient is your home?

Daman Panesar (CivE) has been named the Erwin Edward Hart Professor in Civil Engineering. Her research focuses on new ways to improve the performance of concrete structures, from bridges to buildings. (Photo: Tyler Irving)

Prof. Daman Panesar: Hart Professorship recipient