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 new study on property and violent crimes in Montreal breaks new ground by measuring the impact of visitors, not just residents, on a city's crime rate.
A big U.S. foundation donates $1.3 million to bring foreign scholars to Montreal to work on research in mathematical sciences.
Using a new bibliographic database, researchers examine the changing historical conceptions of the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River through the eyes of scholars from the mid-19th century to today.
If family doctors got rid of their antiquated tensiometers and started using electronic devices instead, they'd make fewer misdiagnoses of hypertension, a medicial sociologist says.
Volunteers trained by UdeM biologists test the environment of 28 Montreal parks along the St. Lawrence River.
UdeM bioethicists study whether health professionals in the Canadian Armed Forces can abide by two ethics codes, civilian and military.
Governments get richer when NGOs band together to fight official corruption, game theorists at HEC Montréal find.
Using the world's smallest astronomical satellites, researchers detect the biggest stellar heartbeat ever.
800 healthcare professionals, industry leaders, decision-makers and civil-society stakeholders prepare to attend the WHS Regional Meeting in early May.
Elections expert André Blais is the fifth-most-published political scientist in the world – and is lauded as one who collaborates the most with other researchers.