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Music "soothes the savage breast"

Music "soothes the savage breast"

The McMaster Institute for Music and the Mind (MIMM) is an interdisciplinary group of researchers including psychologists, neuroscientists, music theorists, musicians, dancers, media artists, mathematicians, kinesiologists, health scientists, and engineers. MIMM's founding director, music psychologist Laurel Trainor, researches how music impacts our mind and bodies.

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Engineering and the Brain

Engineering and the Brain

Engineers are developing some of the most advanced technologies to reveal the workings and structure of the human brain.

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Quality counts

Quality counts

For Fei Chiang and her research group, it's all about ensuring the quality of the data.

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MacDATA

MacDATA

Abigail Payne is leading McMaster's multidisciplinary big data institute with an approach that values innovation and is focused on outcomes.

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Advancing the field of geroscience

Advancing the field of geroscience

Geriatric epidemiologist Parminder Raina is the founding director of the new McMaster Institute of Geroscience -- the first of its kind in Canada.

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Visioning a new research institute

Visioning a new research institute

First stage of an inclusive process to explore the development of an Indigenous Research Institute at McMaster brings together Indigenous and non-indigenous researchers, academics, and regional community and organizational stakeholders.

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Moving Mac’s microwave radar technology to the global marketplace

Moving Mac’s microwave radar technology to the global marketplace

With MILO's assistance, Natalia Nikolova's concealed weapon detection technology is on its way to commercialization

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NSERC invests more than $16.5M in research grants and scholarships

NSERC invests more than $16.5M in research grants and scholarships

$14.3M for Discovery and research equipment grants, 6 prestigious DAS grants and $2.5M in research scholarships help Mac push the boundaries of knowledge

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$15M in funding announced by provincial government

$15M in funding announced by provincial government

Nine projects and 5 ERAs celebrated by Minister Ted McMeekin

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New facilities to develop hybrid car, harvest wasted energy

New facilities to develop hybrid car, harvest wasted energy

Ontario Research Fund - Large Infrastructure Program awards $6.4M for two labs

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Early researcher awardees tackling the worlds we don’t see

Early researcher awardees tackling the worlds we don’t see

Five ERAs recognized at provincial funding announcement.

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Transforming our energy infrastructure

Transforming our energy infrastructure

Almost $2M from CFI will launch the Research Facility for Integrated Building Energy Harvesting Systems

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Showcasing Mac’s talents on the global stage – BIO 2014

McMaster researchers and Fraunhofer IZI promote BEAM at 2014 BIO Conference

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Nine new and renewed Canada Research Chairs celebrated

Nine new and renewed Canada Research Chairs celebrated

Minister Kellie Leitch announces 4 new Canada Research Chairs for McMaster and the renewal of 5 Tier 1 CRCs.

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Chemistry professor John Valliant receives Brockhouse Canada Prize

Chemistry professor John Valliant receives Brockhouse Canada Prize

John Valliant is part of a team of scientists from across Canada which has been awarded NSERC's Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering.

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$5M FloodNet Network announced

$5M FloodNet Network announced

A new research network led by McMaster's Paulin Coulibaly will receive $5 million from the Government of Canada to help develop flood forecasting systems.

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