Research types

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Critical Media Lab

University of Waterloo

Researchers create “objects-to-think-with” that examine technological impacts on society. Studies impacts of technology on society, culture, and the human condition. Interface design, digital product development, content development

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Embedded and FPGA-Based System Design Research Lab

University of Windsor

FPGA-based power efficient hardware acceleration for High Performance Computing (HPC), high level synthesis (HLS) for FPGAs and automotive embedded systems, especially for autonomous vehicles (AVs) and advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). FPGA-based system design for real world...

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Canadian Astronomy Data Centre

National Research Council Canada

The Canadian Astronomy Data Centre (CADC) is one of the largest and most powerful astronomy data management centres in the world, housing some of the world's most important astronomical data collections, including those from the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (CFHT), the twin Gemini telescopes...

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Qualitative Research Lab

University of Prince Edward Island

The Qualitative Research Lab works with established and emerging researchers in youth studies to generate and mobilize knowledge and research about children and youth, within a cultural context. The lab provides a variety of cutting-edge video and audio data acquisition technology to help...

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Institute for Disability and Rehabilitation Research (IDRR)

University of Ontario Institute of Technology

The Institute for Disability and Rehabilitation Research (IDRR) is an innovative research institute that investigates disability and rehabilitation from the perspective of the health sciences and the social sciences and humanities. The IDRR conducts applied research that is relevant to...

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Western University

The Shared Hierarchical Academic Research Computing Network (SHARCNET) is a consortium of 18 universities, colleges and research institutes providing a range of high performance computers and software, linked by an advanced fibre optics network. Its overall aim is to promote the use of...

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The Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in the Mathematical and Computational Sciences (IRMACS)

Simon Fraser University

IRMACS is about the science that it drives, facilitates, and nurtures. It provides an environment that advances existing research programs, while at the same time incubating nascent and emerging new interdisciplinary research. The IRMACS Centre houses research projects for varying periods,...

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Physiology and animal science research group

Laval University

Our research is focused on animals and their health and well-being and aimed at increasing the productivity of livestock and the value of related products. We use chemical, genomic, proteomic, epigenetic and phenomic analysis tools as part of a unique integrated approach, allowing us to innovate...

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Secure Empirical Analysis Lab (SEAL)

McMaster University

The lab has statistical and qualitative data analysis tools to meet most researcher’s needs. The Secure Empirical Analysis Lab (SEAL) uses server-based thin client technology which provides very large data storage and memory capacity. Researchers may bring in their own datasets or datasets...

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Quantum Information Theory Lab

Brandon University

The research skills available in the lab are based primarily in pure and applied math, including matrix analysis, graph theory, operator theory, probability theory, measure theory, and quantum information theory. The space is designed for both in-person collaboration as well as video...