Areas of Research
The Applied Research teams works with industry to find innovative solutions to practical, real-world problems in five main areas.
Research includes developing and testing sustainable energy technologies and better methods of collecting, managing, and analyzing energy data to create solutions. Learn more about applied energy research.
Research includes SONAR testing, developing underwater acoustic-based devices, and creating products using advanced design software, 3D modelling and a metal laser-sintering printer. Learn more about applied engineered technology research.
Environment and Agriculture
Research includes studies of basic ecological questions using unmanned aerial vehicles and sensor systems to help industry identify the most suitable areas for development. Learn more about environment and agriculture research.
Research includes applying advanced mapping techniques and meteorological monitoring to solve problems and support sustainable development in areas related to the coastal zone, aquaculture sites, agriculture and forestry lands. Learn more about applied geomatics research.
Research includes developing innovative seafloor mapping methods and techniques to support a variety of offshore activities and ensure sustainable environmental management. Learn more about applied oceans research.