IMG_20160216_093742Chemistry professor J. David Miller received a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Award at a ceremony at Rideau Hall on February 16 hosted by the Governor General. The NSERC Awards recognize the work of Canada’s top scientists and engineers. Professor Miller’s award, the Synergy Award for Innovation, honours the collaborative research he and his team have undertaken with New Brunswick’s J.D. Irving, Ltd., to improve pest and disease tolerance in conifer trees.

Read the NSERC press release about the award here and check out their video where Dr. Miller discusses his research.

More details of Dr. Miller’s research here.

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Carleton cover story on Dr. Miller and photos here