Humber Research & Innovation is pleased to announce 

the Spring 2015 funding recipients!

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Humber and Castlemore develop an agricultural appliance for lifestyle farmers

Peter Wheeler and Applied Technology students develop an 

innovative prototype and form a new company


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Research & Innovation has created a public archive of Humber research projects

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Humber and Martino Contractors develop an automated furnace system

George Livanos and Applied Technology students

have developed the MB Furnace Minder


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​Humber Research & Innovation supports collaboration, applied research, and innovation at Humber and in the community.

With opportunities to work with industry partners, community organizations, and faculty members, Humber students complement their education with real-world experiences.

Applied research activities enable faculty members to make active contributions to their area of expertise and provide enriched learning experiences for their students.

Industry and community partners work with highly qualified faculty members and enthusiastic students on applied research projects that help advance partner goals and objectives.


Humber Research & Innovation is pleased to announce the Spring 2015 funding recipients!   Naveen Joshi School of Liberal Arts & Sciences Online Connections: How Students Use Online Social Networking at Humber Naveen and his students will investigate the motivations and outcomes of Humber students who use online Social Networking Sites (SNS) to engage with their course material and the people in their classes....
Castlemore Educational Services (CES), Humber students, and Applied Technology faculty member Peter Wheeler have completed the first stage of a project to build a device that will help farmers track and manage environmental crop conditions in an easy to use package. Unlike other farming software applications, this system does not rely on an internet connection, which is often unavailable in crop fields, and can track a wide range of crop...
Georges Livanos, faculty member in Humber’s School of Applied Technology, has partnered with Toronto-based company Martino Contractors to develop a new device to help homeowners comply with regular maintenance of their furnaces.   With support from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, Electronics Engineering Technology student Vlad Porcila was hired as the project’s lead and collaborated with...

Project Archive

Abstract: This project was a study of youth engagement, which involves youth leadership and decision-making in programs and organizations, and positive youth development. Youth may be engaged in organizations through youth councils, advocacy projects, peer...
Researcher: Heather Ramey, School of Social & Community Services
Project Completion Date: August 18, 2014
Abstract: Small to medium-sized business (SMB) owners and entrepreneurs have atypical schedules and lifestyles, as their daily activities are primarily focused on the growth and maintenance of their businesses. When they seek business-related insight or...
Researcher: Bernie Monette, School of Media Studies & Information Technology
Project Completion Date: July 30, 2014
Abstract: This research study answered the question, “What competencies and abilities specific to the areas of business, technology and media are required by today’s contemporary musicians in order to have a successful professional career?” The rationale for...
Researcher: Andrew Scott, School of Creative & Performing Arts
Project Completion Date: May 30, 2014

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