$411,600 FROM FRQNT FOR 4 UQAT PROFESSORS TO MEET THE NEEDS OF THE MINING AND FORESTRY INDUSTRY
Mourad Nedil, professor at the School of Engineering, was awarded $162,000 for his project Design and realization of new classes of flexible body antennas for wireless applications in underground mines, the objective of which is to optimize technologies wireless in underground mines. The study aims to provide mining companies with a technology that faces the challenges of underground mines (flooding, heat, risk of landslides, etc.) thereby increasing productivity, reducing operational costs and ensuring a safe environment. safe for staff. This research will be done in collaboration with Professor Fouad Erchiqui from UQAT and Professor Larbi Talbi from the University of Quebec in Outaouais.