UdeM professors join forces with over one thousand mathematicians from throughout the Americas for the Mathematical Congress of the Americas, to be held in Montreal from July 24 to 28.
Regulators, take note: A new study involving an UdeM chemist shows that modern diesel passenger cars emit fewer carbonaceous particulates than gasoline-powered vehicles.
Trump's biggest fans? Canadian universities
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.
Environmental chemistry professor Sébastien Sauvé heads a research team that has received $12.3 million to study water contamination by cyanobacteria.
Mikael Dumont has devoted his doctoral studies to looking at how festive traditions developed in North America’s rural francophone communities.
If governments did more to fight global warming, the benefits would include cleaner air, improved public health and innovation, respondents say in a national survey.
Italy will hold a historic referendum on constitutional reform on December 4. Anthropology professor Guy Lanoue, a specialist on the city of Rome, outlines the issues.
Montreal Symphony Orchestra conductor Kent Nagano helps launch a special project to give preschool children a start in learning music and help "inspire hope and the sense that anything is possible."
Child development specialist Richard E. Tremblay has received one of the most important international awards in criminology, the Stockholm Prize.
For her doctorate in political science, Alexandra Manoliu explores the impact of political TV series on cynicism in the electorate.
The Journal of Immunology has ranked the most recent research of Professor Delisle among the top 10% of its best scientific articles.
Sociologist Sandrine Malarde has devoted her master’s studies to the phenomenon of Hasidic Jews leaving their community. She has just published a new French-language book, La vie secrète des hassidim.
Low social status alone can alter immune regulation, even in the absence of variation in access to resources, health care, and at-risk behaviours for health.