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Paper of the Month

Connecting Our Graduate Students’ Research

Master's and doctoral candidates across the Faculty of Science are publishing the results of their investigations in Canadian and international journals. Each month, we present a short synopsis of one of their recent publications.

Using DCNN-Based Methods to Extract Software Usage Information   (Computer Science, October 2017)

Improving Techniques to Detect the Presence of Circulating Tumour Cells   (Biomedical Physics, September 2017)

Investigating the Role of PIKfyve in the Immune Function of Neutrophils (Molecular Science, August 2017)

Using Twitter Data to Test the Efficiency of Recommender Systems (Computer Science, June 2017)

Can Photoacoustic Imaging Be Useful in Cancer Treatment Monitoring? (Biomedical Physics, May 2017)

Furthering cancer research: A Ryerson team studies the regulation of signaling phospholipids (Molecular Science, April 2017)

Using Mathematics and Engineering to Study Blood Flow in Constricted Vessels (Mathematics, March 2017)

Medical Devices & Biofilms: Exploring a New Synergistic Treatment (Biomedical Physics, January 2017)

How to Harness Endless Streams of Real-Time Data? Ryerson Researchers Explore “Immune Programming” (Computer Science, December 2016)

Ultrasound Imaging: Ryerson Researchers Explore Novel Methods to Overcome Current Limitations (Biomedical Physics, November 2016)

Ryerson researchers develop new strategies for protecting humans from E. coli pathogens (Molecular Science, October 2016)

Advancing Computer Vision: Ryerson Researchers Go Deeper with “Deep Learning” (Computer Science, August 2016)

Advances in Functional Brain Imaging: Ryerson Researchers Test a Proposed Hyperspectral Functional NIRS (fNIRS) System (Biomedical Physics, July 2016)

More effective chemotherapy drugs? Studying the role of human equilibrative nucleoside transporter 1 (Molecular Science, June 2016)

Providing powerful simulation tools to life sciences and medical researchers (Applied Mathematics, May 2016)

The role of workload prediction in reducing datacentre energy costs (Computer Science, April 2016)

Ryerson researchers develop first-of-its-kind lensless platform for tissue imaging (Biomedical Physics, March 2016)

Gaining Insight into How Our Immune Cells Tune the Efficiency of Presenting Antigens (Molecular Science, February 2016)

Spreading Municipal Biosolids on Agricultural Soils – A Sustainable Waste Management Strategy or Threat to Our Streams and Lakes? (Environmental Applied Science and Management, December 2015)

Making Wireless Sensor Networks “Immortal” – A Novel Communication and Recharging Protocol (Computer Science, November 2015)

Plugging in to the Sun: Designing Next-generation Photovoltaic Materials (Molecular Science, September 2015)

Tackling the Worldwide Big Data Storage Problem (Computer Science, May 2015)

Understanding the Nonlinear Dynamics of Microbubbles in Clinical Ultrasound Applications (Biomedical Physics, April 2015)

Taking out the Rubbish: New Insights into Vacuolar Acidification (Molecular Science, March 2015)

Moving Randomly in Three Dimensions (Applied Mathematics, February 2015)

Invasive Aquatic Plants in the Aquarium and Ornamental Pond Industries (Environmental Applied Science and Management, January 2015)

Search-and-Rescue Algorithm: Detecting Access Holes in Disaster Rubble (Computer Science, December 2014)

Photoacoustic Detection and Optical Spectroscopy of HIFU Lesions (Biomedical Physics, November 2014)