In the last decade, 7 million hectares of boreal forest in Eastern Canada have been destroyed by the spruce budworm, leaving devastation and fires in its wake.
As it celebrates its 375th anniversary, how does Montreal see itself? To mark the occasion, several UdeM professors lend their voices to our great city.
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Paul Raymond Robichaud is writing his doctoral thesis on the principle of locality in quantum physics.
For his doctorate, Sylvain Gaudet is studying how to help athletes cut down on injuries during training.
For her doctorate, Valentine Crosset is probing how the terrorist group goes about creating and organizing its online propaganda.
Morgane Bonamy hopes these misunderstood carnivores will someday be reintroduced to their natural habitat in northern Quebec.
For his doctorate, Simon Laperrière explores the phenomenon of “fan theories” about major feature movies.
Julie Saint-Laurent studies post-traumatic stress disorder among workers who’ve returned from abroad.
As part of his PhD, Vincent Denault explores why witnesses lie in court.
A unique initiative helps small Montreal neighbourhood businesses to offer service in French, not just English.
Montreal's mayor reminisces with the university's rector, Guy Breton, about their student days
After several years in the creative wilderness, the 35-year-old whiz kid returns to Quebec, where his AI career began.
Money from the Strategic Investment Fund for Post-Secondary Institutions will help both Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital and the Montreal Heart Institute expand their operations.
A training program to improve obstetrical management at Quebec hospitals resulted in fewer medically unjustified caesareans and generated major savings for the healthcare system.
A 12-member steering committee co-chaired by Claridge CEO Pierre Boivin and UdeM Rector Guy Breton will guide the process.
Metformin shows promise to treat Fragile X syndrome, an inherited form of intellectual disability.
An international team of astrophysicists that includes researchers at iREx has discovered that one of the brown dwarfs nearest to our Sun is actually a planetary-mass object.
The World Health Summit Regional Meeting identified 12 priority actions aimed at improving health and healthcare across the world.
Chemists from Italy and Canada specializing in nanotechnology create a molecular slingshot that could shoot drugs at precise locations in the human body once triggered by specific disease markers.