Des chercheurs bloqués à l’étranger travaillent sur un vaccin à la COVID

Lorsque Gurudeeban Selvaraj et Satyavani Kaliamurthi sont arrivés au Canada en 2019, ils ne se doutaient pas qu’ils mettraient au point un vaccin préventif ainsi qu’un médicament pour lutter contre la plus grande pandémie du millénaire.

Sports performance research team drafts international talent for commercial kick-off

An Edmonton research lab is tapping into some international talent to help bring their high-tech solutions for athletes out of the lab and onto the football field. 

Shengjie Xiu, a 20-year-old undergraduate student from China, spent his summer working in professor Hossein Rouhani’s neuromuscular control and biomechanics laboratory at the University of Alberta. There, he’s been tasked with helping to develop a custom software application designed to pair to a set of augmented-reality (AR) goggles and biofeedback sensors that help athletes assess their performance.