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ALTOSAAR, Illimar »


Illimar ALTOSAAR

Full professor
Faculty of Medicine
Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology

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Office: 613-562-5800 (6371)
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Human milk, Lactation, Infant formula, Protein additives, Necrotizing enterocolitis, NEC, CD14, lipopolysaccharide receptor, Innate Immunity; Biotechnology procedures, including genetic engineering of agricultural products and hepatitis and AIDS antibodies; use of transgenic crops like rice to manufacture made-in plant pharmaceutical proteins, molecular farming, Molecular bio-pharming, Protein farming, Anhydrous protein production, dry fission. Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals. Engineering crops like wheat to have fewer allergens and proteins causing diabetes.

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English and French , Estonian; Greek; German

MUSSIVAND, Tofy »


Medical Devices Chair
Full professor
Faculty of Medicine
Surgery

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Office: 613-761-4545
Office: 613-761-4323
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Medical devices, clinical engineering, biomedical engineering, engineering medicine, national & international regulatory standards, artificial hearts, ventricular assist devices, DNA extraction, in situ sterilization and heart failure therapies.

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SLATER, Gary W. »


Associate Vice-President, Student and International Affairs
Full professor
Faculty of Science
Physics

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1450)
Office: 613-562-5800 (5840)
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We are studying the physics behind the laboratory methods used to analyze DNA, genomes and proteins. This includes DNA sequencing, gel electrophoresis, microfluidic devices, nanofluidic devices. We also study a variety of problems in biological physics.

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THIBAULT, Jules »


Professor
Full professor
Faculty of Engineering
Chemical and Biological Engineering

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Office: 613-562-5800 (6094)
Home: 613-747-7640
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My research interest are in:

  1. Process simulation, control and optimization;
  2. Biochemical engineering with projects on bioethanol and polysaccharides;
  3. Heat and mass transfer in chemical and biochemical processes

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TSAI, Eve »


Assistant professor
Faculty of Medicine
Surgery

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Office: 613-798-5555 (18922)
Office: 613-761-4221
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Neurosurgery, spine surgery, spinal cord injury, spinal cord and spine tumours, syringomyelia, myelopathy, spinal cord repair strategies, axonal regeneration, MRI imaging of spinal cord tracts in humans and animals, and clinical outcomes after spine surgery.

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VARIOLA, Fabio »


Assistant Professor
Assistant professor
Faculty of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

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Office: 613-562-5800 (6287)
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Dr. Variola's areas of expertise range from nanotechnology to materials and surface science. His research interests focus on surface modifications of biomaterials to improve their integration in the body. In addition, Dr. Variola has a solid expertise in metallurgy and corrosion.

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WECK, Arnaud »


Assistant professor
Faculty of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

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Office: 613-562-5800 (2605)
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Fracture of materials; Design of damage tolerant materials; X-Ray tomography; Ultrashort pulsed laser machining; Metallic thin films.

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