UWindsor Engineering Research Centres

Dr. Edwin Tam in the Centre for Engineering Innovation.

At the University of Windsor, our dynamic team of engineers employs innovative, progressive solutions to solve the most pressing industrial challenges.

Tap into our world-class facilities, expert researchers and enthusiastic graduate students to turn your business challenges into opportunities.

The University of Windsor is home to some of the most innovative engineering research happening in Canada. Whether it is vehicle light-weighting, alternative fuels, hybrid engines, V2V communication, renewable energy technology, new materials, reconfigurable manufacturing, casting technology or sensor development, the University of Windsor has a wide variety of engineering expertise. Much of this research is happening in the Ed Lumley Centre for Engineering Innovation, a 300,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility featuring more than 80 research labs and an industrial courtyard for collaborative work with commercial partners. This R&D hub creates a direct connection between education, research and industrial innovation.

The University of Windsor actively encourages faculty and their teams to engage industrial partners and provides the collaborating teams with the facilities, infrastructure and resources to improve their capability and capacity to compete in a global market place. Windsor-Essex boasts a highly educated and skilled workforce and provides quick and easy access to the Canada-United States border. Our team is committed to building bridges between industry, research and education that will accelerate the transformation of ideas to products and competitive advantages.

UWindsor Engineering Research Centres

Advanced Production and Design Lab 
Analog and Mixed Signal Research Lab  
AUTO21     
Centre for Hybrid Automotive Research & Green Energy (CHARGE)
Clean Combustion Engine Lab
Computer Vision and Sensing Systems Laboratory
Crashworthiness, Impact and Materials Deformation (CIMD) Research Lab 
Environmental Energy Institute
Fluid Dynamics Research Institute
Intelligent Manufacturing System (IMS) Centre
Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) Lab
Metal Forming Research Lab
MicroNanoSystems Research Group
Noise, Vibration and Harshness Sound Quality (NVH-SQ) Research Group
Plasma Surface Engineering and Tribology Laboratory
Production Operations Management Research Lab
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) and Smart Sensors Research Centre
Research Centre for Integrated Microsystems (RCIM)
Supply Chain Management and Logistics Optimization Research Centre
Structural Engineering Testing Lab 
Traffic Lab
Tribology of Materials Research Centre
Turbulence & Energy Lab 
University of Windsor - Fiat Chrysler Canada Automotive Research and Development Centre (ARDC)
Vehicle Dynamics and Control Research Group
Wireless Communications and Information Processing Lab