Jeff Renaud
New process can extend lifetime of metals

New process can extend lifetime of metals

Western materials engineer Hamid Abdolvand and his team discovered important factors into the deformation of metals used in automobiles and nuclear reactors, and developed new models to predict the lifetimes of these materials.

Expansion of parental benefits saved marriages

Expansion of parental benefits saved marriages

Using Statistics Canada data, professor Rachel Margolis found a policy change to parental benefits in Quebec led to a 6-per-cent decrease in separation and divorce among heterosexual couples.