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May 02, 2019, 15:00 ET Donna Strickland, Winner of the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics, to Receive Honorary INRS Doctorate

INRS recognizes Professor Strickland's outstanding contribution to laser science and gratefully acknowledges her ongoing research collaboration. MONTREAL, May 2, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - An exciting...


Oct 31, 2018, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- International conference at INRS - Together for the environment, energy, and health/

MONTREAL, Oct. 25, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - INRS is hosting the second International Conference on Advanced Materials and Processes for Energy, Environment and Health (iCAMP-2018). In its second edition,...


Oct 25, 2018, 11:04 ET International conference at INRS - Together for the environment, energy, and health

MONTREAL, Oct. 25, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - INRS is hosting the second International Conference on Advanced Materials and Processes for Energy, Environment and Health (iCAMP-2018). In its second edition,...


Oct 24, 2018, 10:26 ET The American Physical Society rewards INRS professor for his involvement in developing countries

Federico Rosei receives the 2019 John Wheatley Award for his commitment and the impact of his work in developing countries MONTREAL, Oct. 24, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Capitalizing on his vision of...


Oct 12, 2018, 12:52 ET World's fastest camera freezes time at 10 trillion frames per second

T-CUP makes it possible to see phenomena -- and even light! -- in extremely slow motion MONTREAL, Oct. 12, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - What happens when a new technology is so precise that it operates on a...


Sep 07, 2018, 12:12 ET Nanomaterials Conference - Big Names in Nanoscience Gather at INRS

September 10–12, leading nanomaterials scientists come together for a conference planned jointly by Italy and Canada at the INRS Énergie Matériaux Télécommunications Research Centre in Varennes....


Sep 20, 2013, 09:39 ET Creation of the Louise and André Charron Research Chair in Alzheimer's Disease - Preventing and improving treatment of Alzheimer's disease

LAVAL, QC, Sept. 20, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - On September 19, INRS director general Daniel Coderre and INRS-Institut Armand-Frappier Centre director Charles M. Dozois announced the creation of the Louise ...


Sep 04, 2013, 16:36 ET INRS awarded $1.6 M for a unique applied research program on wireless networks and systems

MONTREAL, Sept. 4, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - In the 21st century digital economy, developing smart wireless applications such as smart homes, offices, hospitals, vehicles, power grids, or cities requires...


Aug 29, 2013, 14:07 ET Toward an early diagnostic tool for Alzheimer's disease

Tiago H. Falk characterizes brain wave modulation in patients MONTREAL, Aug. 29, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Despite all the research done on Alzheimer's, there is still no early diagnostic tool for the...


Aug 13, 2013, 12:19 ET For his contribution in the field of materials - Professor Federico Rosei is named the ASM Canada Council M. Brian Ives Lecturer

MONTREAL, Aug. 13, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Professor Federico Rosei, Director of the INRS Centre Énergie Matériaux Télécommunications, has been named the 2013-2014 ASM Canada Council M. Brian Ives...


May 29, 2013, 17:00 ET Honorary doctorate awarded to Steven MacLean - INRS pays tribute to a leading figure in the Canadian space adventure

QUEBEC CITY, May 29, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Steven MacLean, president of the Canadian Space Agency from 2008 to 2013, received an honorary doctorate from Université du Québec under the aegis of INRS, in ...


May 29, 2013, 16:59 ET Professor emeritus George Stegeman receives an honorary degree - INRS pays tribute to one of the world's leading optics experts

QUEBEC CITY, May 29, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - INRS University awarded an honorary doctorate to professor emeritus George Stegeman of the University of Central Florida at its convocation, which took place...


Oct 18, 2012, 17:01 ET INRS: Again Canada's top university for research intensity

QUEBEC CITY, Oct. 18, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - INRS has once again come out number 1 among Canadian universities for research intensity (sponsored research income per researcher), based on the latest data ...


Nov 12, 2010, 11:05 ET INRS professor Federico Rosei receives a 2010 Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel
Research Award

QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 12 /CNW Telbec/ - Professor Federico Rosei of the INRS Energy Materials Telecommunications Center has been selected as the recipient of the prestigious 2010 Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel ...


Nov 11, 2010, 11:05 ET INRS professor Federico Rosei receives a 2010 Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel
Research Award

QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 11 /CNW Telbec/ - Professor Federico Rosei of the INRS Energy Materials Telecommunications Center has been selected as the recipient of the prestigious 2010 Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel ...


Nov 05, 2010, 11:02 ET INRS: Ranked 1st in Quebec and 2nd in Canada in research intensity

QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 5 /CNW Telbec/ - For a fourth consecutive year, INRS (Institut national de la recherche scientifique) has been ranked first among Quebec universities and second among Canadian...


Nov 04, 2010, 12:00 ET Rémi Quirion awarded an honorary doctorate from INRS for his outstanding
contribution to the field of mental health

QUEBEC CITY, Nov. 4 /CNW Telbec/ - At its 2010 graduation ceremonies, INRS (Institut national de la recherche scientifique) awarded an honorary doctorate to Rémi Quirion for his work in the fields of ...


Feb 09, 2010, 14:30 ET High-performance microring resonator developed by INRS researchers marks new
step toward ultra-fast optical communications

QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 9 /CNW Telbec/ - A new, more efficient low-cost microring resonator for high speed telecommunications systems has been developed and tested by Professor Roberto Morandotti's INRS...


Jan 20, 2010, 12:32 ET Accreditation of the 2010 Winter Olympics Doping Control Laboratory headed by
Christiane Ayotte of INRS

QUEBEC CITY, Jan. 20 /CNW Telbec/ - The doping control lab tasked with performing analyses at the 2010 Winter Olympics has been accredited by the Standards Council of Canada. The accreditation...


Jan 20, 2010, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Invitation to the media - Accreditation of the Doping Control
Laboratory for the 2010 Winter Olympics led by INRS Professor

QUEBEC CITY, Jan. 18 /CNW Telbec/ - INRS Director General Daniel Coderre and the director of the INRS-Institut Armand-Frappier Research Center, Alain Fournier, would like to invite you to come meet...


Jan 18, 2010, 15:12 ET Invitation to the media - Accreditation of the Doping Control Laboratory for
the 2010 Winter Olympics led by INRS Professor Christiane Ayotte

QUEBEC CITY, Jan. 18 /CNW Telbec/ - INRS Director General Daniel Coderre and the director of the INRS-Institut Armand-Frappier Research Center, Alain Fournier, would like to invite you to come meet...


Dec 17, 2009, 11:18 ET /R E P E A T -- INRS researchers among Discover Magazine's "Top 100 Stories
for 2009"/

QUEBEC CITY, Dec. 16 /CNW Telbec/ - Much cheaper fuel cell catalysts using iron instead of platinum-this major scientific breakthrough achieved by INRS researchers has earned a spot in Discover...


Dec 16, 2009, 16:29 ET INRS researchers among Discover Magazine's "Top 100 Stories for 2009"

QUEBEC CITY, Dec. 16 /CNW Telbec/ - Much cheaper fuel cell catalysts using iron instead of platinum-this major scientific breakthrough achieved by INRS researchers has earned a spot in Discover...