Our faculty members and graduate students are committed to addressing the challenges of today and the future – through world-leading research and constant breakthroughs. Our state-of-the-art research facilities and unique research centres support interdisciplinary discovery and provide learning opportunities for the next generation. Queen's is one of Canada's leading research-intensive universities – a place many of Canada's most outstanding researchers call home.


Graduate studies at Smith Engineering

Explore Graduate Programs

We offer a wide variety of both research-based and professional and coursework-based graduate programs.

Graduate Studies

Learn more about the application process, funding, and the opportunities and resources available to Smith Engineering graduate students.

Our Research

Find a Researcher

Find an expert in your area of interest. We have over 100 faculty members supervising more than 500 highly motivated graduate students of exceptional ability from around the world.

Research Themes

Explore our groundbreaking collaborative research through five interdisciplinary themes critical to addressing pressing global challenges.

Recent Research Publications

Browse recent research publications from the Faculty of Engineering.


Contact us

For general research inquiries, please contact:

613-533-6000 ext. 78797



If you’re searching for a researcher with specific expertise, please contact:

Vera Kettnaker
Research Development Strategist