Frank A. DeMarco, his son Dan, and daughter Terry Frank A. DeMarco, his son Dan, and daughter Terry react to a speech during a lab naming ceremony in Frank’s honour on May 28, 2016, in the Ed Lumley Centre for Engineering Innovation. Former colleagues and students, friends, UWindsor staff, and members of his family donated $100,000 to the university’s engineering and science faculties in honour of Dr. DeMarco’s illustrious career.

First dean of engineering celebrates centennial birthday

Retired professor, coach, athletic director, dean, and inaugural vice-president Frank DeMarco will celebrate his 100th birthday Sunday.

K.W. Michael SiuA study by researchers at Stanford University looked at the citation records dating back to 1965 of nearly 7 million academics living and dead around the world. K.W. Michael Siu, UWindsor’s vice-president, research and innovation, said he is delighted 28 professors from the University of Windsor ranked in the top two per cent in their respective disciplines.

UWindsor researchers listed among top academics in their fields

A list of the world’s top academics includes 28 from the University of Windsor.

UWindsor engineering professor Narayan KarUWindsor engineering professor Narayan Kar is a leading expert in electric vehicle motors, drives and other powertrain components. Dr. Kar has been awarded a National Research Chair, a position that comes with $200,000 in annual funding.

Engineering prof named Canada Research Chair in electrified vehicles

UWindsor engineering professor Narayan Kar has been awarded a National Research Chair, which comes with $200,000 in annual funding.

Lucas Dodson walking along mountain pathWhile completing a co-op placement with the Schaeffler Group in Germany, engineering student Lucas Dodson explored more than 20 countries, including this trip through the Swiss Alps.

Overseas co-op placement provides life-changing experience

A co-op placement at the German headquarters of the Schaeffler Group can prove a life-changing experience for UWindsor students.