Skills Ontario

Student Wins Gold at Ontario Skills Competition

Charles-Antoine Brosseau, a student in the Network Technology Program, took gold in the Information Technology Network Systems Administration contest at the 28th annual Skills Ontario Competition. The IT Network Systems Administration contest assessed competitors' skills by testing their ability to build, configure and manage a network. The contest included working with virtual servers, work stations and networking equipment.
For more information: Carleton Newsroom
(May 16th, 2017)
  
Ashraf Matrawy

Prof. Matrawy's Paper wins Best Paper

Dr. Adbelrahman Abdou, Prof. Ashraf Matrawy, and Prof. Van Oorschot have been awarded the Distinguished Paper Award at the ACM ASIA Conference on Computer and Communications Security. The paper is `Accurate Manipulation of Delay-based Internet Geolocation`.
For more information: ASIACCS Conference
(April 10th, 2017)
  
Senior Project 2017

IMD Senior Project Success 2017

This year`s Interactive Multimedia & Design program`s Senior Project Fair on the 8th of April was a huge success. Nine groups presented their projects, an accumulation of 12 months of work. Projects ranged from a Visual FX film, to immersive Virtual Reality games, 2D and 3D platformers, an animation, and an augmented reality board game. Great work everyone!
For more information: Carleton Newsroom
(April 10th, 2017)
  
Taryn Laurendeau

Taryn Laurendeau named Carleton's Coop Champion

The Co-operative Education office will be formally recognizing Taryn Laurendeau as a Co-op Champion during the Co-op Student/Employer Of The Year awards on March 24th at 2:00 pm. Taryn has gone above and beyond to build her own success in the co-op program and has paid it forward directly to junior co-op student by developing positions for them at MPC. We are proud!
For more information: Carleton Coop
(March 21st, 2017)
  
PIR Awards

Prof. Girouard Wins Technology Ambassador Award

The Partners in Research National Awards in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Biomedicine honour excellence in Canadian research, as well as commitment to promoting the benefit of research through public outreach. Professor Audrey Girouard will be recognized at the May 9th ceremony with the Technology Ambassador Award - way to go Audrey!
For more information: Partners in Research
(March 14th, 2017)
  
Audrey Girouard

Prof. Girouard & Prof. Teather awarded $268K in CFI/ORF Funding

Professor Audrey Girouard and Professor Robert Teather have been awarded a total of $268K to create a human computer interaction research space that will enhance the design and development of innovative ways people can interact with digital media. The research will investigate new inputs and displays used in games, virtual reality, large displays and health care.
For more information: Carleton Newsroom
(February 28th, 2017)
  
Richard Yu

Prof. Yu awarded $600K Strategic Partnership Grant

Prof. Richard Yu has received a $600K Strategic Partnership Grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) to improve technology supporting 5G wireless networks and will address existing research challenges in order to make innovative 5G wireless networks more efficient and effective.
For more information: Carleton Newsroom
(February 15th, 2017)
  
Audrey Girouard

Prof. Girouard wins Research Achievement Award

Prof. Audrey Girouard is one of Carleton`s Research Achievement Award for 2016; they are awarded to recognise outstanding research achievements. The awards were established in 1989 to enhance the quality of research and to recognize research excellence. Congrats Audrey!
For more information: Research Achievement Awards
(December 18th, 2015)
  
Anthony Whitehead

Prof. Whitehead Leading NSERC Create

Anthony Whitehead received a $1.65 million grant over six years to conduct a team project called Collaborative Learning of Usability Experiences (CLUE). Within typical human-computer interaction activities, usability and usability testing focuses on determining how well people can use a system’s functionality.
For more information: NSERC Create at Carleton
(May 20th, 2015)
  
Prof. Chris Smelser

Prof. Smelser Awarded NSERC Strategic Project

Professor Christopher W. Smelser is part of a team that was recently awarded a NSERC Strategic Project Grant totalling nearly $500000 to study specialized silica glass fiber. This project is designed to build on Dr. Smelser’s recent breakthroughs in artificial silica based non-linear optical components.
 
(November 24th, 2014)
  
Audrey Girouard

Prof. Girouard wins New Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award

Professor Audrey Girouard, who is specialised in Human-Computer Interaction and teaches in the IMD Program, has won the New Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award from Carleton University; which is given to Professors that have demonstrated passion, creativity and student-centered approaches to teaching at Carleton.
 
(May 28th, 2014)
  
Chris Burt

Chris Burt Wins 3rd Place in 3m Thesis

Chris Burt [IMD-12/HCI-14] has come 3rd place in Carleton`s 3 minute thesis competition with his presentation or his speech entitled Having Fun Working Out: Adaptive and Engaging Video Games for Exercise.
 
(March 6th, 2014)
  
Marc St-Hilaire

Prof. Marc St-Hilaire wins Teaching Achievement Award

This award was established in 1991 to enhance the teaching of the recipients and the quality of instruction at Carleton. Selection is based on demonstrated excellence in teaching and on the quality of the teaching development projects proposed. This year Professor St-Hilaire was one of 5 winners.
 
(March 4th, 2014)
  
TimeScapes

Rideau Timescapes App Awarded Public History Prize

The Rideau Timescapes App, developed under the supervision of Prof. Anthony Whitehead, has been awarded the 2013 Public History Prize by the Canadian Historical Association
For more information: Rideau Timescapes
(June 6th, 2013)