Lakehead University Vice-President (Research) Dr. Rui Wang is pleased to announce that eight Lakehead researchers have received grants to support their research. The grants total over $1 million dollars in diverse areas of study including forestry, food pathogens, and mass transfer applications. The new grants for Canada’s top researchers are through the Discovery Grants Program (DGP), administered by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC).
Orillia Campus Researchers investigate Lake Simcoe Health
This fall, three Orillia campus researchers and one Thunder Bay campus researcher will be funded $165,000 over the next two years by Environment Canada and its Lake Simcoe Clean-Up Fund (LSCUF) to study the role of wetlands as a nutrient buffer.