Research

Researcher working to simplify search of structured data

Mehdi KargarComputer science professor Mehdi Kargar has received a $20,000 NSERC grant toward his work to simplify search through massive datasets.

Computer science professor Mehdi Kargar has received a $20,000 NSERC grant toward his work to simplify search through massive datasets.

Science sees significant rise in NSERC funding

narwhalResearcher Harri Pettitt-Wade photographed narwhal during a field study in Tremblay Sound near the north end of Baffin Island, Nunavut.

The Faculty of Science has seen its funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada rise more than 25 per cent this year.

Children with ADHD in grades 4 and 5 sought for meditation program

UWindsor psychologist Carlin Miller says preliminary findings show children with ADHD can benefit from regular meditation.UWindsor psychologist Carlin Miller says preliminary findings show children with ADHD can benefit from regular meditation.

A UWindsor professor is looking to give children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder the greater self-control through meditation.

Psychology professor Carlin Miller is hosting the Mindful Living for Kids meditation program this fall and is seeking 24 to 30 children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in grades 4 and 5 to participate.

“School changes a lot for children in grades 3 and 4 and there are more expectations of independence,” said Dr. Miller.