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.
Microsoft, the technology giant, announces a major investment in the Montreal Institute for Learning Algorithms.
For her master's degree in sociology, UdeM student Sophie Dumont got up close and personal with activists of the radical Femen movement.
Sleep and brain trauma: recovery of normal sleep-wake cycle associated with recovery of consciousness.
Anthropologists at UdeM have dated the oldest human settlement in Canada back 10,000 years
In Quebec, the risk of giving birth to a child with physical deformities is about 3 to 5 %. But when the mother is on anti-depressant drugs, the risk grows, a new UdeM study reveals.
A new UdeM study of the flora "Down Under" breaks new ground by showing that soil biota play an important role in the maintenance of plant diversity in species-rich ecosystems.
With a new investment of $4.1 million from the CFI, the Érudit dissemination and research platform hopes to expand its services to a wider Canadian community.
A research team established that years of bilingualism change how the brain carries out tasks that require concentrating.
Researchers at UdeM's audiology school find that musicians have faster reaction times than non-musicians – and that could have implications for the elderly.
Since 2012, UdeM PhD student Catherine Girard has collected stool samples from the Inuit of Nunavut. In a new study, she documents for the first time their “gut microbiome” – with surprising results.